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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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On the eve of the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s annual Budget speech…

On the eve of the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s annual Budget speech, non-executive Director, Alison Vipond, shares her thoughts on what he could do to promote energy efficiency ...

15 March 2016 Read more
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Ecology becomes first building society to be awarded Fair Tax Mark

Ecology has become the first building society in the UK to be awarded the Fair Tax Mark The Fair Tax Mark is the world’s first independent accreditation scheme to address the ...

3 March 2016 Read more
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Building a greener society – climate change and flooding

Following our January Board meeting, non-executive director Alison Vipond shares her thoughts on climate change following the recent floods… December was the UK’s wettest month ...

3 February 2016 Read more
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Ecology Building Society receives Living Wage accreditation

Ecology Building Society has been awarded Living Wage Accreditation, as part of their commitment to improve the environment by supporting and promoting ecological building ...

7 January 2016 Read more
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On the verge of a green, global revolution

Following our December Board meeting, non-executive director Alison Vipond shares her thoughts on the COP21 Paris Agreement… At long last, after decades of discussion, the world ...

18 December 2015 Read more
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Let’s get started: COP 21

We’re all hoping for hard and fast commitments to emerge from COP21. Karina Sidenius from our partners Abundance tells us why that must be accompanied by our own efforts…. The ...

9 December 2015 Read more
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Changes to Ecology savings accounts

Our new savings account range was launched in March 2015 and we’ve been really pleased with the take-up of these accounts. We have now made changes to some of our savings ...

3 December 2015 Read more
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Building a Greener Society – is it hot in here?

Following our October Board meeting, non-executive director Alison Vipond shares her thoughts on climate news, UK policy developments and the run-up to COP21….. Is it hot in ...

3 November 2015 Read more