One of Australia’s most innovative finance structures, established by the City of Melbourne to power investment in environmental outcomes by businesses, is being recapitalised and expanded across Australia.
The Sustainable Melbourne Fund is now the Sustainable Australia Fund
Farmers and agricultural businesses across Australia feeling the pinch from rising energy prices are taking action, with support and advice from SMF making the process easy. They are among some of the latest business we’ve been working with to improve their energy productivity through environmental upgrade finance, with some great results….
Sustainable Melbourne Fund (SMF) and the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) are expanding of their partnership, to double the number of local governments offering innovative low-cost loans for businesses to make upgrades that cut emissions and energy costs….
More small to medium enterprises will find out about Environmental Upgrade Finance with SMF’s new collaborative agreement with the state Government.
SMF are proud to offer EUA services that provide a faster, simpler and smarter way to undertake building upgrades.
The Victorian Government passed the Environmental Upgrade Agreement (EUA) legislation through the lower house with both major parties and the Greens supporting it. The bill is now on the agenda of the upper house for debate….
Modelling undertaken by SMF has revealed it makes good business sense to install solar, and the magic number is…
Melbourne businesses, fed-up with energy bills draining their cash flow, are now getting the sun to power their profits, joining 3.1 million Australians who already live or work under solar panels.
Last week the carbon tax debate pointed the spot light on energy pricing and the costs of distribution and recent statistics indicate that renewable energy is playing a significant role