Climate Solutions Group

What we do

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The Climate Solutions Group is an enabler of low-carbon project financing through our unique and innovative investment strategies. We are bridging the financing gap to move towards the new low-carbon economy in the following ways;

Source capital

CSG communicates the growing opportunity of the low-carbon economy to responsible investors who are interested in shifting their portfolios to account for emerging growth markets and climate risk.

Finance low-carbon projects

Our financing strategies allow us to direct capital to a diverse collection of projects in any jurisdiction, regardless of regulation, legislation, or government programming differences. Our focus ranges from small to medium sized projects and include but are not limited to:

  • Projects that result in savings from the avoided costs of carbon taxes and/or emission allowances purchases
  • Carbon offset projects
  • Biofuel projects that create Renewable Identification Numbers (RINs) and/or Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) credits
  • Renewable energy projects that create Renewable Energy Credits (RECs)
  • Other low-carbon or sustainability related projects

Manage environmental assets.

Through our financing strategies and depending on the project type, CSG accumulates environmental assets or project off-takes such as:

  • Surplus emission allowances
  • Carbon offsets
  • LCFS (low carbon fuel standard) credits
  • RINs (Renewable Identification Numbers)
  • RECs (Renewable Energy Credits)

Deliver cost effective regulatory compliance solutions

Our project off-takes and environmental assets are matched with long term purchase agreements with entities, allowing them reduce the costs of complying with government programming or regulations.

Provide client-specific services

Our wide industry experience and proven expertise allows us to provide private and public sector clients with a variety of services related to:

  • Regulatory compliance
  • Low-carbon project lending
  • Low-carbon program development
  • Offset project assessment
  • Greenhouse gas reduction plans