Aware Super

Foundational Supporter
Foundation Supporter

With $125 billion in funds under management, over one million members and 1,400 employees, we’re one of Australia’s largest industry funds providing superannuation, advice and retirement solutions to those who teach, nurse, care, respond and help others in our communities. At a fundamental level, our strategy and motivation has always centred on delivering the best possible outcomes for members while being a force for good in our community.

2020

Integrating Paris-aligned emissions reduction goals into your organisation’s investment policy or business strategy

2030 Paris-aligned emissions targets across Aware Super’s equity portfolios

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Targeting a minimum 30% reduction in emissions in Aware Super’s listed equities portfolio by 2023, which will also incorporate the introduction of a new low-carbon index.

Collaborating with companies you invest in and partner with to deliver emission reductions

Collaborative engagement

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Aware Super commits to be an ongoing participant in the Climate Action 100+ initiative, and a lead investor engaging with Santos, Origin and AGL.  We will report on our progress for each company engagement plan – noting that all three have different 2020/2021 key priorities – through Climate Action100+. 

Investing in line with the goals of the Paris Agreement

Renewables, clean technology and transition technology investment

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Invest up to $AUD150 million in renewables, clean technology and transition technologies across Aware Super’s Infrastructure and Private Equity portfolios in FY2021. Aware Super will monitor how much capital is invested in renewables, clean technology and transition technologies across its infrastructure and private equity portfolios for the financial year ended 30 June 2021.

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