Solutions for a changing energy landscape

We are utility and energy specialists. From energy-efficient assets to distributed generation and smart meters, our solutions cover the energy spectrum.

Our presence

Today’s energy industry infrastructure and technology can be complex and costly. Building efficiency into that infrastructure will lead to significant benefits and operational cost savings. 

We understand the challenges our clients face and tailor capital solutions to provide efficient access to energy assets.

We have offices in Australia and the UK. Our Australian team focuses on asset funding solutions for commercial and consumer renewable energy, energy efficient assets and smart meters. Our team in the UK is a leader in the meter asset provision market.

Our Australian capabilities

Investing in renewable energy and energy efficiency can generate significant savings in energy use and costs.

We help government and business to cost effectively acquire the energy assets they need.

Through our understanding of the energy market, combined with the financial strength of a global financial institution, we can develop innovative and flexible structures.

Australian asset specialisations

Demand side management

  • Smart metering
  • Distributed generation
  • Back-up power
  • Battery storage

Energy efficiency

  • LED lighting
  • Smart electrical systems
  • Power factor correction
  • Battery storage

Distributed generation

  • PV solar
  • Small-scale wind
  • Small-scale conventional generation (reciprocating gas and diesel)

Our UK capabilities

In the UK, we own the largest portfolio of smart meters and are the largest independent owner and manager of gas and electricity meters. Recently, we also expanded our business to look at adjacent opportunities in the energy market. 

We deliver secure, reliable, responsive and flexible sources of funding and meter asset provision services.

3 million smart meters

We own and manage 3 million smart meters

~150,000 each month

We fund ~150,000 new meters every month

UK asset specialisations


We fund traditional and smart electricity and gas meters for some of the UK’s largest energy companies, including British Gas, RWE NPower and Scottish Power.

Smart meter services

We supply smart meter services and associated communications infrastructure.

These facilities are helping the UK government reach its target for reducing carbon emissions.

Meter asset provision

Our meter asset provision services include procurement, asset management and tracking, fault triage and warranty claim management.

We operate a meter processing centre to receive, sort, store and refurbish meters from energy suppliers.

The Macquarie difference

Quality service

Providing our clients with consistent and quality service is paramount. It’s what sets us apart.

Flexible, tailored solutions

We have the capabilities and innovation to develop customised solutions to meet the unique needs of every client. Our solutions make a difference.

Deep expertise

Our team is diverse and merges experience across asset finance, banking and specialist markets. This depth means detailed understanding.

Global reach, local presence

Macquarie has a global footprint reaching 30 markets, with experts on the ground. Our networks span the globe.

Broad capabilities

We have asset finance expertise across aviation, rail, motor vehicles, technology, healthcare, manufacturing, energy and mining equipment. We cover the spectrum.

Innovative thinking

Our strong culture of innovative thinking means we develop solutions for a wide range of asset financing issues. We like a challenge.