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Building a greener society – heat wave blues

Behind this summer’s clear skies, climate pressures are mounting. As areas of the UK look set to return to above-average temperatures, Ecology non-executive director, Alison ...

2 August 2018 Read more
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Earth Overshoot Day: how can we reduce the impact of our buildings?

As Earth Overshoot Day looms large, we consider five ways to improve the environmental performance of the UK’s homes and buildings.  Ongoing speculation about the trajectory ...

24 July 2018 Read more
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Ecology supports the SuperHomes Open Homes events

We’re proud to announce that we are supporting the SuperHomes Open Homes events taking place next month. Now in their tenth anniversary year, SuperHomes is the innovative and ...

15 August 2017 Read more
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We’ve launched our first ever animated film

We’ve launched our first ever animated film to help explain how we support sustainable lending in a simple and visual way. The short film takes the viewer on a journey through ...

26 July 2017 Read more
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Ecology Members’ votes raise money for charity

We’ve donated £900 to international development charity, Practical Action, as a result of members’ voting in our 2017 AGM and choosing to receive future voting packs ...

21 July 2017 Read more
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Ecology borrowers move into permanently affordable homes in London

The first residents, including a number of Ecology mortgage borrowers, have now moved into their brand new homes which are being sold by London Community Land Trust (London CLT) at ...

12 July 2017 Read more
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Summer 2017 Members’ Meet-up

We’re taking Ecology on the road again so that more members can hear how our lending is helping to build a greener society and have a direct say into our policies and practice ...

21 June 2017 Read more
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Our annual results for 2016 show another sustainable success!

Our 2016 results show that that putting ethics at the heart of finance helps people and planet prosper. We’ve announced another solid set of results with record assets and ...

6 April 2017 Read more
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Changes to Ecology’s fair pay policy

Ecology has a long standing commitment to the principles of fairness and transparency for remuneration. Our approach is to reward our staff in line with their experience, expertise ...

27 March 2017 Read more
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Ecology maintains Investors in the Environment Green accreditation for the third year running

We’ve maintained our ‘Green’ accreditation for the third year running under the Investors in the Environment (IIE) scheme – the highest level of accreditation possible ...

17 March 2017 Read more
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Ecology supports walkers on the No Fracking Way

We recently supported a group of environmental activists who were walking 120 miles over five days between the Yorkshire fracking site at Kirby Misperton and the Lancashire ...

14 March 2017 Read more
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Ecology sponsors UK Passivhaus Trust Awards 2017

This year we are delighted once again to support the UK Passivhaus Trust Awards in the ‘small’ project category. The awards will celebrate the best in UK Passivhaus projects ...

3 March 2017 Read more