Société Générale (2020)

Adoption Date: 03 Sep 2007
Country of Headquarters: France
Region of Headquarters: Europe
Current EPFI Reporting Year/Period: 2020
Institutional Reporting: Link to Report

 

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Project Finance Advisory Services

Total number mandated in the reporting period: 6

Sector
Mining
Infrastructure 2
Oil & Gas 2
Power 2
Others
Sub-Total 6
Region
Americas
Europe, Middle East & Africa 4
Asia Pacific 2
Sub-Total 6

Project Finance Transactions

Total number that reached Financial Close in the reporting period: 49

Equator Principles Category A1 B2 C3
Sector
Mining 3
Infrastructure 1 2 3
Oil & Gas 3 2
Power 3 26 2
Others 1 2 1
Region
Americas 5 12
Europe, Middle East & Africa 4 13 5
Asia Pacific 2 7 1
Country Designation
Designated Country4 3 26 5
Non Designated Country 8 6 1
Independent Review
Yes 11 14
No 18 6
Totals 11 32 6
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 & Project-related Acquisition For Project Finance

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 (And Project-related Refinance & Project-related Acquisition Finance For Project Finance)

No. Project Name Sector Country(s) Year of Financial Close
1 Akita Offshore Wind Farm Project Infrastructure Japan 2020
2 Saône-Et-Loire Fibre AMEL Power France 2020
3 Beano Oil & Gas Romania 2020
4 Bighorn Solar Project Power United States 2020
5 Bina Istra 2B2 Infrastructure Croatia 2020
6 Bjorkvattnet Wind Farm Power Sweden 2020
7 Bruck geothermal power plant Power Germany 2020
8 Ca-Ku-A1 Gas Compression Project Oil & Gas Mexico 2020
9 CBG Multi-Users Rail Expansion Project Mining Guinea 2020
10 Changfang & Xidao (CFXD) Offshore Wind Power Taiwan R.O.C 2020
11 Changhua Floating Solar Power Taiwan R.O.C 2020
12 Columboola Solar Farm Power Australia 2020
13 Cross River Rail Infrastructure Australia 2020
14 Cucuta - Pamplona 4G Highway Infrastructure Colombia 2020
15 DESRI Louisiana Solar Power United States 2020
16 Dogger Bank A Power United Kingdom 2020
17 Dogger Bank B Power United Kingdom 2020
18 Atlas Power France 2020
19 Fecamp Offshore Wind Farm Power France 2020
20 Gulf Coast Ammonia Others United States 2020
21 Spotsylvania Solar Energy Center Power United States 2020
22 Juno Solar Power United States 2020
23 Loire Atlantique THD Infrastructure France 2020
24 Moisson de Beauce Power France 2020
25 Area 1 Mozambique LNG Project Oil & Gas Mozambique 2020
26 Murra Warra II Power Australia 2020
27 Northvolt Ett Gigafactory Others Sweden 2020
28 Parc Eolien de la Bataille Power France 2020
29 Lightsource BP Elm Branch and Briar creek solar PV projects Power United States 2020
30 Meghnaghat Combined Cycle Gas-Fired Power Plant Power Bangladesh 2020
31 Project Traveler Others United States 2020
32 200 MW Engie GUVNL’s Raghanesda Solar Park Project Power India 2020
33 Saint-Père Energies Power France 2020
34 Samson Solar Energy Center Power United States 2020
35 Serrote Mine Mining Brazil 2020
36 Sigurd Solar Power United States 2020
37 Phalodi-Pokhran Solar Park Power India 2020
38 Escalade Power United States 2020
39 Tri-K Gold Mining Guinea 2020
40 Baalon Energies Power France 2020
41 Parc Eolien du Changrillet Power France 2020
42 Western Downs Solar Power Australia 2020
43 Western Spirit Wind Power United States 2020
44 Whistler LNG Pipeline Oil & Gas United States 2020
45 Wink to Webster Crude Oil Pipeline Oil & Gas United States 2020
46 THD Yonne Infrastructure France 2020
47 Refinancing of 20 MW Ambatolampy photovoltaic solar power plant Power Madagascar 2020

Number of projects that were not disclosed as per the disclosure conditions specified in Annex B of the Principles: 2

Under EP4, project name reporting is required for Project Finance transactions that have reached Financial Close and encouraged for Project-Related Corporate Loans that have reached Financial Close.

Project-Related Corporate Loans

Total number that reached Financial Close in the reporting period: 12

Equator Principles Category A1 B2 C3
Sector
Mining
Infrastructure 1 4 1
Oil & Gas 1 1
Power
Others 2 2
Region
Americas
Europe, Middle East & Africa 3 7 1
Asia Pacific 1
Country Designation
Designated Country4 1 1
Non Designated Country 4 6
Independent Review
Yes 3
No 1 7 1
Totals 4 7 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 & Project-related Acquisition For Project-related Corporate Loans

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 (And Project-related Refinance & Project-related Acquisition For Project-related Corporate Loans)

Number of projects that were not disclosed as per the disclosure conditions specified in Annex B of the Principles: 12

Under EP4, project name reporting is encouraged for Project-Related Corporate Loans that have reached Financial Close and required for Project Finance transactions that have reached Financial Close.

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

Implementation of the Equator Principles

Société Générale’s EP Implementation Reporting is detailed in the public report available here.