Climate change

While sitting in your living room at home, a 0.9 Fahrenheit degree increase in temperature might not send you running to crank up the air conditioner but when it comes to permanently heating the entire planet, it has the potential to cause some serious problems.

Last week, the Environmental Protection Agency announced a framework for a complete overhaul of pollution regulations on coal-burning power plants. These regulations, which come just weeks after a proposal to freeze anti-pollution and fuel efficiency standards for cars, is a considerable rollback of Obama’s Clean Power Plan...

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Amalgamated Bank, America’s socially responsible bank, today announced the launch of Aria, a suite of completely fossil fuel free investment products.

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Amalgamated Bank, America’s socially responsible bank, today announced it has completed its merger with New Resource Bank.

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Nation’s Leading Progressive Bank Creates New Division to Specifically Serve The Growing Green, Environmental and Sustainability Fields

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Commits to 100% Renewable Energy, Will Become Second Largest Net-Zero Energy Bank; Steps Affirm Bank as an Industry Leader on Climate Change; Challenges Industry to Follow Lead and Make Important and Lasting Changes

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As Part Of Continued Push For Corporate Environmental Responsibility, PayPal Shareholders Will Vote Tomorrow On Amalgamated Bank Resolution To Study Feasibility Of Achieving Net-Zero Emissions By 2030

Resolutions Previously Filed With CarMax, Amazon and GameStop Lead To Promising Commitments To Sustainable Operations

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Amalgamated Bank Will Donate To The Solutions Project When Customers Use Their Donate The Change Debit Cards

Additional $5 Donation To The Solutions Project For Each Customer Who Switches To Paperless Statements

The U.S. federal government has announced its intention to pull the United States out of the Paris Climate Agreement. Bad idea, sure, but maybe not the monumental setback in the fight against climate change that is feared by so many.

Sustainability and a commitment to protecting the environment are important to Amalgamated Bank and the communities we serve. So, it was natural for us to testify last month before the Council of the District of Columbia to support the Green Finance Authority Establishment Act, which would bolster financial support for sustainability programs in Washington D.C.