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A home for wildlife

Our homes, gardens and cities don’t always make life easy for wildlife. Impermeable surfaces, an absence of nooks and crannies, and an over-emphasis on ‘neat and tidy’ can ...

5 February 2020 Read more
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Double success for Ecology at awards

Ecology has been recognised twice in the prestigious Finance for the Future awards, founded by the Institute for Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (ICAEW) and the ...

16 October 2019 Read more
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Saving for a bright green future

As younger people are raising their voice in defence of the environment, Bright Green Future graduate and new Ecology employee, Kristi Bergman, explains why she wants to see her ...

22 August 2019 Read more
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Global action on climate needed as UK has hottest day ever

In our latest issue of Ecology’s building a greener society blog, we analyse some of the key climate stories hitting the headlines. Global Strike for Climate The Ecology team ...

6 August 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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The public awakes – but will government listen?

Ecology non-executive director, Alison Vipond, analyses some of the key climate stories hitting the headlines. The UK’s commitment to achieving net zero by 2050 Earlier this ...

28 June 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