The Southern Cross Renewable Energy Fund is a $200 million fund. The fund is made up of $100 million provided through The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) and $100 million from Softbank China Venture Capital (SBCVC), a leading venture capital firm in Asia.
This Fund focuses on investments in eligible companies that are commercialising renewable energy technologies across solar, wind, biofuels, wave and tidal, waste to energy, co-generation, tri-generation, geothermal and enabling technologies.
Southern Cross Venture Partners has a truly international structure, spanning Australia, the US and China. We have a vision to link the best technology, teams and markets across these geographies and worldwide. As an investor, we are able to bring our on-the-ground presence and knowledge of these markets and environments to help our portfolio companies succeed. We are seeking to invest in companies which can benefit substantially from our capabilities.