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Solar banks and efficiency upgrades promise to address energy inequality

Renew Economy

Federal and New South Wales governments tip $206m into energy upgrades for social housing, and launch Solar Banks scheme for homes unable to access solar. The post Solar banks and efficiency upgrades promise to address energy inequality appeared first on RenewEconomy.

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Insights from green banking: What keeps customers from switching banks?

GreenBiz

Insights from green banking: What keeps customers from switching banks? ESG may be all the rage, but what about retail banking? The deposits you make at your retail bank for personal and business accounts sustain the bank’s ability to make loans and investments. Diane Osgood. Wed, 02/17/2021 - 00:05. is 16 years.

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Central banks, financial supervisors are failing to integrate environmental risk, WWF warns

GreenBiz

A recent analysis finds obvious environmental and social risks remain unaccounted for in many countries' central banking and supervision regulation.

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'Climate-safe banking': New guide targets indirectly financed emissions from cash holdings

GreenBiz

New Greening Cash Action report details how firms hold 'major lever' that could ensure banks use companies' cash to support wider climate goals and accelerate the green finance transition.

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Are the ESG departments of Canada’s Big Five banks a ‘$2-trillion placebo’ for an ailing planet?

Corporate Knights

In 2022, the Canadian Competition Bureau launched an investigation into whether the Royal Bank of Canada’s advertisements amounted to greenwashing. Now it might be the Ontario Securities Commission’s turn to look into the bank’s green claims. And that’s a problem, Price says. “We

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Collin Morikawa, Young Golfers Participate in U.S. Bank Access Open Event

3BL Media

Bank company blog It was a rainy day in Los Angeles but that didn’t stop golfers from teeing off for the recent U.S. Bank Access Open. Bank market leaders and youth golfers who have benefitted from the partnership between U.S Bank, Morikawa and Youth on Course. Bank leader as their team host. At the U.S.

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Green financing surges to more than $1.1 trillion at top banks

Corporate Knights

Talk of where banks do and don’t put their money doesn’t usually make the red carpet. In the fight against climate change, banks can be seen as villains – but also, depending on where they invest their money, heroes. This year, the study wrested sustainability-based data out of 87 banks participating in the U.N.-organized

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