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Climate strike: one week on

On Friday 20 September, millions of people from across the globe united to call for climate justice. Inspired by the youth-led school strike for climate, marches took place around ...

26 September 2019 Read more
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Climate change: 10 burning questions

As our planet enters unchartered waters, WWF’s Head of Climate Change – Gareth Redmond-King – answers some of the burning questions about Earth’s changing climate. We’ll ...

24 April 2019 Read more
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Ecology joins Collective Commitment to Climate Action

Ecology recently became a founding signatory to the UN Principles for Responsible Banking. Following the launch of the Principles, 31 of the founding signatories, including ...

24 September 2019 Read more
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Ecology is first building society to sign the United Nations Principles for Responsible Banking

Ecology Building Society has become a Founding Signatory of the United Nations Principles for Responsible Banking, a global initiative to make climate action and sustainability ...

23 September 2019 Read more
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We’re joining the #climatestrike

This Friday, 20 September, members of the Ecology team will be taking to the streets alongside people from across the globe to call for urgent action in the face of the climate ...

17 September 2019 Read more
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Join us at ‘Cambridge 2030 – Meeting the zero carbon homes challenge’

Cambridge Carbon Footprint works to raise awareness of climate change issues and to support people in moving to low-carbon living.  This year Ecology is again supporting their ...

4 August 2019 Read more
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Government publishes green finance strategy

The Government has published its long awaited ‘green finance strategy’ which aims to put the City of London at the heart of efforts to cut greenhouse gas emissions to net ...

2 July 2019 Read more
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UK commits to net zero emissions by 2050

The Government has announced it is amending the Climate Change Act and introducing a legally binding net zero emissions target for 2050. This upgrades the current target of ...

13 June 2019 Read more
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Changes to savings accounts

We’re accepting new applications for our Foundations Cash ISA and have made changes to the maximum savings limit in some of our savings accounts, with effect from 11 June ...

11 June 2019 Read more
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Ecology Building Society results: strong growth, record profits

We’ve announced record profits of more than £1m for the first time, for the year ending 31 December 2018, showing that a better way to do finance is sustainable, principled and ...

3 May 2019 Read more