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

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

Ask the Directors 2017

Could the Society investigate alternative providers of auditing services more in line with our values? Given the regulated nature of the work of building societies, there are very ...

5 June 2016 Read more

Changes to Ecology mortgages

We are now considering applications for self-build and custom-build mortgages on projects aiming for EPC A and Code for Sustainable Homes (CSH) level 4 as well as continuing to ...

2 June 2016 Read more

Ecology Members’ votes raise money for charity

Ecology has donated £750 to international development charity, Practical Action as a result of members’ voting in our 2016 AGM and choosing to receive future voting packs ...

18 May 2016 Read more

Ecology Building Society Annual General Meeting 2016

In 2016, our AGM and Members’ Meet up was held at Ecology’s offices in Silsden, West Yorkshire. We received lots of positive feedback from our members about the ...

30 April 2016 Read more

Ecology Building Society results: record-breaking sustainable success

Ecology Building Society today announces record assets, record gross and net lending and record savings balances for the year ending 31 December 2015, demonstrating that using ...

7 April 2016 Read more

Building a greener society – climate change policy

Following our Board meeting earlier this month, non-executive director Alison Vipond shares her thoughts on the latest climate change policy developments…. Although I didn’t ...

30 March 2016 Read more

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

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