ENGIE’s purpose (“raison d’être”) is to act to accelerate the transition towards a carbon-neutral economy, through reduced energy consumption and more environmentally-friendly solutions. The purpose brings together the company, its employees, its clients and its shareholders, and reconciles economic performance with a positive impact on people and the planet. ENGIE’s actions are assessed in their entirety and over time.
In Australia, ENGIE is developing the energy portfolio of the future, with more than 2,000 MW of wind, solar and industrial-scale battery storage capacity projects under development.
The Hazelwood Rehabilitation Project is located in the Latrobe Valley in Victoria, near the town of Morwell. Rehabilitation and demolition activities to transition the site to a low carbon future and to support new commercial and recreation uses began in 2017, following the closure of the former Hazelwood Mine and Power Station.