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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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Reductions to interest rates on Ecology cash ISAs and Regular Savings accounts

From 10 March 2017 we are reducing the interest rates payable on our cash ISAs and our Regular Savings accounts by 0.25%. We recognise that reductions in savings interest rates are ...

17 February 2017 Read more
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New Chief Operating Officer joins the Ecology team

We’re pleased to announce that Martin Sims has joined the Ecology team as Chief Operating Officer to lead our sustainable mortgages and savings operations as well as the ...

16 February 2017 Read more
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Statement from Ecology Building Society following the publication of the Housing White Paper

Earlier today the Government published their Housing White Paper, which aims to reform the housing market and increase the supply of housing in the UK. Commenting on the ...

7 February 2017 Read more
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Ecology joins businesses to bid to make the UK economy ‘fit for the future’ by backing sustainable development

In an open letter to the Prime Minister published today, Ecology has joined more than 80 leading companies who have united in a call on the Government to demonstrate its commitment ...

16 January 2017 Read more
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Latest Ecology News – our members’ newsletter

The latest issue of Ecology News, the newsletter for Ecology members is now available here. The winter 2016 issue includes a focus on the new ‘Passivhaus Goes Personal’ ...

14 December 2016 Read more
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Ecology Charitable Foundation awards £10k for sustainable community buildings

The Ecology Building Society Charitable Foundation has awarded £10,000 to support sustainable community building projects, in line with its objective to support regeneration and ...

6 December 2016 Read more
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Welcome to your new Ecology website

Following feedback from our members and other stakeholders we’ve been busy and working on refreshing and updating our website. As you can see our new improved website is now ...

30 November 2016 Read more
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Ecology responds to the Government’s pay ratio proposals

Earlier today the Government published a Green Paper on Corporate Governance Reform that included proposals for companies to report on pay ratios. Ecology has had a long standing ...

29 November 2016 Read more
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Good Money Talks and Ecology Members’ Meet-up

During Good Money Week 2016, Ecology brought together some of the UK’s leading ethical finance organisations to host Good Money Talks in the north of England at BALTIC in ...

4 November 2016 Read more
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Let’s celebrate #BankingOnValues day!

We’re proud to be a member of the Global Alliance for Banking on Values (GABV) which brings together like-minded banks, building societies and other financial mutuals to ...

20 October 2016 Read more