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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 teams up with K1 Cohousing to support eco-homes in Cambridge

We’ve teamed up with K1 Cambridge Cohousing to provide their members with mortgages for the homes at Cambridge’s first ever cohousing community. Currently being built at ...

8 February 2018 Read more
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Building a greener society – rethinking plastic

Non-executive director Alison Vipond discusses the plastic crisis in her latest building a greener society blog. At our Board meeting this month, we focussed on the crisis of ...

30 January 2018 Read more
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Building a greener society – we all need to challenge inequality

Non-executive director Alison Vipond discusses increases in inequality in her latest building a greener society blog. At our Board meeting, earlier this month, we spent time ...

19 December 2017 Read more
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Latest Ecology News – our members’ newsletter and Member Survey

The latest issue of Ecology News, the newsletter for Ecology members, is now available to view here. The winter 2017 issue includes a focus on on our award-winning support for ...

14 December 2017 Read more
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Save the date: Our 2018 AGM and Members’ Meet-up

Our next Annual General Meeting (AGM) and Members’ Meet-up will take place at The Priory Rooms and Conference Centre in Birmingham on Saturday 28 April 2018. The Priory Rooms is ...

5 December 2017 Read more
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People-powered housing: five reasons to celebrate community-led projects

On 27 November, the National Community-led Housing Conference will explore how communities are coming together to shape the future of housing. As the event’s lead sponsor, we ...

15 November 2017 Read more
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Double award success for Ecology

We’ve been recognised twice in the Mortgage Finance Gazette (MFG) Awards. The awards celebrate innovation and achievement within the mortgage sector. Ecology won the Mortgage ...

15 November 2017 Read more
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Building a greener society – the power to make a difference through our food choices

Following our Board meeting earlier this month, non-executive director Alison Vipond discusses the environmental benefits of reducing meat consumption in her latest ‘building ...

10 November 2017 Read more