Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG)

Environmental, Social & Governance

At BG&E Resources, we recognise the need to accelerate transformation to ensure we live, work and play within our planetary boundaries. We also recognise the compelling need to reimagine value creation, foster long-term resilience and apply a regenerative approach. We are optimistic about the future and the role we are playing in the global energy transition and the associated critical minerals boom – as they are key parts of this transformation.

We partner with clients and communities to pursue pathways to net zero.

Our collective advisory and engineering capabilities include:

  • Stakeholder Consultation and Engagement
  • First Nations Engagement and Cultural Heritage Management
  • Sustainability
  • Climate Change and Resilience
  • Decarbonisation
  • Energy Transition and Renewables
  • Governance, Reporting and Disclosures.

Key Capabilities


  • Licensing and Approvals
  • Compliance Audits of Statutory
  • Approvals, Obligations and Environment Management Plans (in accordance with ISO 14001 Environmental Management System (EMS))
  • Statutory Environmental Reporting for regulators
  • Environmental Planning and Management
  • Environmental Training and Awareness
  • Tailings Management


  • Urban, Master and Precinct Planning Land Use Development and Approvals
  • Circular Economy (i.e. materials reuse/repurposing and durability assessments)

Climate and Resilience

  • Climate Change Frameworks
  • Climate Risk Mitigation and Adaption
  • Climate Transition Action Plans
  • Safeguard Mechanism Baseline Analysis
  • Scenario Analysis
  • Climate Studies


  • Energy Efficiency and Carbon Savings for Scope 1, 2 and 3 (including audits)
  • Emissions Forecasting
  • GHG Management Plans
  • Carbon Pricing and Offsets
  • Lifecycle Assessments (LCAs)
  • Decarbonisation Roadmaps
  • Energy Studies (including financial modelling and reviews, net present value (NPV) calculations, energy intensity reviews, risk assessments, etc.)
  • Energy Connection Agreements (i.e. Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) and grid connections)
  • Compliance Reporting for Reserve
  • Capacity Mechanism (in accordance with the Wholesale Electricity Market obligations for Market Participants, including Certified Reserve Capacity, Expressions of Interest, Progress Reports, etc.)

Community and Social Impact

  • Stakeholder Consultation and Engagement (including with Traditional Owners and Custodians, and First Nations communities)
  • Indigenous Land Use Agreements (IULAs) and Native Title
  • First Nations Compensation, Mediation and Dispute Resolution
  • Heritage Site Surveys
  • Water Stewardship
  • Cultural Heritage Management Plans
  • Reconciliation Action Plans
  • Indigenous Business Contracting (including teaming with Aboriginal-owned and Supply Nation-certified businesses to develop Indigenous workforces)
  • Capacity Building (including coaching, mentoring and career pathway development for First Nations peoples)

Inclusion, Diversity & Equity (IDE)

  • IDE Strategy
  • Unconscious Bias Training
  • Gender Equity Strategies


  • Training
  • Management Systems
  • ISO Certification

Strategy and Governance

  • Materiality Assessments
  • ESG Committees
  • ESG Frameworks, Strategy and Plans
  • ESG Training (including bespoke programs for Boards, Executive Leadership Teams (ELTs), Senior Management and Project Managers)
  • Sustainability Reporting (leveraging the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) framework and including Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) setting)
  • Disclosures (including Taskforce on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFDs), Taskforce on Nature-Related Financial Disclosures (TNFDs), etc.)
  • Board and ELT Reviews
  • Corporate Governance (including development and/or reviews of the Board Committee’s charters and policies)
  • Risk Mitigation and Management Plans
  • Project-Specific ESG Peer Reviews

Government Affairs

  • Public Policy
  • Climate Policy Analysis
  • Energy Policy Analysis
  • Government Relations

Economics and Markets

  • Business Cases
  • Economic Impact Studies
  • Market Demand Studies

See our Capability Statement

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