Bristol Energy Cooperative teams up with Triodos Bank UK for new share offer

Bristol Energy Cooperative, a well-established energy cooperative,  has launched a new share offer with Triodos Bank UK that hopes to tap into the growing interest from everyday investors to support green energy generation, local communities and energy independence. The share offer is Bristol Energy Cooperative’s tenth raise, and it’s the first time that the organisation is working with Triodos Bank UK. The share offer will be available on the bank’s crowdfunding platform. Bristol Energy Co-operative was established in 2011 with the aim of building community-owned energy infrastructure. Over the past 13…

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Harmony Energy receives £10m credit facility from Triodos Bank UK

Battery storage developer Harmony Energy has received new finance from leading sustainable bank, Triodos, to support the development of new projects and its expansion across Europe. The credit facility of up to £10m will be used by Harmony Energy to help accelerate development activities. Harmony Energy develops, owns and operates utility-scale battery energy storage systems (BESS), solar farms and wind assets across Europe and New Zealand. It currently has 516MW (1.032GWh) of BESS operational capacity (across the group, including the listed business, Harmony Energy Income Trust Plc), with a further…

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Triodos Bank UK introduces fund focused on children’s wellbeing and development

Triodos Bank UK has introduced the Triodos Future Generations Fund, a thematic fund aimed at improving the wellbeing and development of children worldwide, to UK retail investors. The fund provides an opportunity for everyday investors to support listed small and midcap companies around the world that fit into this unique socially-focused investment theme. The fund is managed by Triodos Investment Management (Triodos IM), the investment arm of Triodos Bank, and has been open to European investors and UK institutional investors since March 2022. The fund currently has assets under management…

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Triodos Bank UK earns new Which? Eco Provider award

Triodos Bank UK has been named as an Eco Provider by Which? Money in their first ever analysis of the environmental credentials of UK current accounts. Triodos was recognised for having no exposure to fossil fuels and having clear, public environmental policies. Which?, the UK’s most popular consumer association, recognised these factors as an important part of its Eco Provider assessment. In a lengthy research process, Which? examined the claims of 13 of the UK’s leading current account providers, working with Reclaim Finance (a non-profit research organisation) to analyse fossil…

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Government inaction on tackling the climate crisis exacerbates feelings of eco-anxiety

Inaction from politicians and big businesses on environmental issues is worsening the public’s anxiety about the climate crisis, reveals new research from Triodos Bank UK. More than half of UK adults (51%) say they feel a sense of grief about what is happening to nature and the planet, with four in 10 (39%) reporting that they feel anxious about the climate crisis. This comes after a period of extreme weather events, including wildfires in Southern Europe and North America. One in six (18%) report suffering from eco-anxiety, a figure that…

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