Export Development Canada (2020)

Adoption Date: 25 Oct 2007
Country of Headquarters: Canada
Region of Headquarters: North America
Current EPFI Reporting Year/Period: 2020
Institutional Reporting: Link to Report

 

Please read the important notes and disclaimer for further information on ‘EPFI Reporting’, compliance and publication on the Equator Principles Association website.

Further information on this EPFI may be obtained through the Institutional Reporting hyperlink.

Project Finance Advisory Services

Total number mandated in the reporting period: 0

Project Finance Transactions

Total number that reached Financial Close in the reporting period: 6

Equator Principles Category A1 B2 C3
Sector
Mining
Infrastructure 1
Oil & Gas
Power 3
Others 2
Region
Americas 1 3
Europe, Middle East & Africa
Asia Pacific 2
Country Designation
Designated Country4 1 5
Non Designated Country
Independent Review
Yes 1 1
No 4
Totals 1 5
1

Category A – Projects with potential significant adverse environmental and social risks and/or impacts that are diverse, irreversible or unprecedented.

2

Category B – Projects with potential limited adverse environmental and social risks and/or impacts that are few in number, generally site-specific, largely reversible and readily addressed through mitigation measures.

3

Category C – Projects with minimal or no adverse environmental and social risks and/or impacts.

4

Designated Countries are those countries deemed to have robust environmental and social governance, legislation systems and institutional capacity designed to protect their people and the natural environment. See list of Designated Countries.

Project-Related Refinance & Acquisition for Project Finance

Not applicable for this period.

This information is required under EP4. EP4 applies for those transactions mandated after 1 October 2020 and that have reached Financial Close by the end of the period being reported.

Project Name Reporting for Project Finance (& Project-Related Refinance & Acquisition Finance for Project Finance)

No. Project Name Sector Country(s) Year of Financial Close
1 Coastal Gaslink Pipeline Infrastructure Canada 2020
2 CKPC Joint Venture Canada Others Canada 2020
3 Merit Pea Canola Protein Processing Plant Others Canada 2020
4 Suntop Solar Farm Power Australia 2020
5 Gunnedah Solar Farm Power Australia 2020
6 Big Horn Solar Farm Power United States 2020

Project-Related Corporate Loans

Total number that reached Financial Close in the reporting period: 1

Equator Principles Category A1 B2 C3
Sector
Mining 1
Infrastructure
Oil & Gas
Power
Others
Region
Americas 1
Europe, Middle East & Africa
Asia Pacific
Country Designation
Designated Country4 1
Non Designated Country
Independent Review
Yes 1
No
Totals 1
1

Category A – Projects with potential significant adverse environmental and social risks and/or impacts that are diverse, irreversible or unprecedented.

2

Category B – Projects with potential limited adverse environmental and social risks and/or impacts that are few in number, generally site-specific, largely reversible and readily addressed through mitigation measures.

3

Category C – Projects with minimal or no adverse environmental and social risks and/or impacts.

4

Designated Countries are those countries deemed to have robust environmental and social governance, legislation systems and institutional capacity designed to protect their people and the natural environment. See list of Designated Countries.

Project-Related Refinance & Acquisition for Project-Related Corporate Loans

Not applicable for this period.

This information is required under EP4. EP4 applies for those transactions mandated after 1 October 2020 and that have reached Financial Close by the end of the period being reported.

Project Name Reporting for Project-Related Corporate Loans (& Project-Related Refinance & Acquisition for Project-Related Corporate Loans)

No. Project Name Sector Country(s) Year of Financial Close
1 Bloom Lake Mine Phase 2 Expansion Mining Canada 2020

Implementation of the Equator Principles

Export Development Canada’s Implementation report is available here.