Social & Environmental Sustainability

16 May 2024

Meaning business on energy efficiency

Clare Morgan & Luke Menzel | Group Executive, Australia Commercial, ANZ and Chief Executive Officer, Energy Efficiency Council

How does a business navigate increasing energy costs, mounting regulations and environmental concerns? The answers are very efficient.

21 Nov 2023

Making single use plastic history

Christina Tonkin | Managing Director of Corporate Finance ANZ Institutional

This entrepreneur is changing the game in plastic production and manufacturing. Here is her story.

13 Nov 2023

BEHIND THE NUMBERS: ANZ's climate-related risks and opportunities

Jo Scotney | General Manager Property and Health Institutional, ANZ

Delve into the details of ANZ’s 2023 climate report with the bank’s Institutional and Risk experts to understand our performance for the year and what this means for our customers.

17 Oct 2023

Creating a sustainable fashion future

Nina Gbor | Founder of Eco Styles & Director of the Circular Economy & Waste Program, The Australia Institute

Governments, regulators and individuals need to rethink clothing habits to make a positive impact and ensure a sustainable fashion future.

05 Sep 2023

Sustainable finance shifts from 'why?' to 'how?’

Katharine Tapley & Shayne Elliott | Head of Sustainable Finance, ANZ & Chief Executive Officer, ANZ

Businesses have a lot of questions about sustainable finance – and the nature of those questions is changing. Here’s why.

23 Aug 2023

Australia’s green hydrogen opportunity

Aaron Ross & Nick Easingwood | Global Head of Project and Export Finance, ANZ & Head of New Energy, ANZ

The world is getting hotter but so is the demand for innovative energy industries like hydrogen. Australia needs to embrace the opportunity.

18 Aug 2023

ESG the key to unlock value for small businesses

Mark Ellul & Simon Janes | Head Community Sustainability, ANZ & Portfolio, Data & Credit Appetite Lead, ANZ

The world and its consumers are seeking to find businesses with responsible practices. Small and medium sized business can play a big role, here are some of their stories.

17 Aug 2023

Funding a sustainable world

Shane White | Content Manager, Institutional, ANZ

Capital is a huge part of the journey to net zero emissions. But no one is expecting a smooth trip. This is how momentum will be maintained.

11 Aug 2023

Investor confidence in Australian renewable energy assets strengthens

Andrea Frank & Simon Harvey | MinterEllison Partners

The hunt is on by international and domestic investors for prime Australian renewable energy assets. Which technologies will win the investment dollar?

07 Aug 2023

Save the planet… and cut your power bills

Tsen Wong | Head of Energy Transition, Resource Energy and Infrastructure, ANZ Institutional

Australia needs to hit net zero emission targets by 2050. The humble family home has a role to play – and it could help cut your power bills.

25 May 2023

Tapping into the benefits of energy efficiency

Mark Whelan | Group Executive Institutional, ANZ

Making better use of the energy we have today is both a reliable way to lower emissions and improve energy affordability.

24 Apr 2023

Nature positive is the new net zero

Scott Atkins & Elisa de Wit | Head of Climate Change & Sustainability in Australia, Norton Rose Fulbright

Economic growth is pointless if biodiversity is bulldozed in the process. There is a growing consensus for change.

18 Apr 2023

The future of giving: where Australians are donating

David Lipari | Director of Financial Advice at ANZ Private Bank

The dynamics of philanthropy in Australia are changing rapidly. Philanthropists are becoming more clear about which causes they support - and how.

23 Mar 2023

EV does it

Jeff Whalley | Senior Journalist, ANZ

Ups and downs in raw material prices. National battles to become battery makers. The quest to move up the EV value chain is no flat track.

22 Mar 2023

Mine the gap

Gene Tunny | Director Adept Economics

Queensland business RDO Equipment is ready for Queensland’s “critical minerals” boom.

21 Feb 2023

Innovate to keep on trucking

Dean Evagorou & Aidan Kenworthy | Associate Directors within ANZ Client Insights & Solutions

Technological innovation is revolutionising supply chain logistics. Those who invest in change could reap huge rewards.