Scotiabank: Climate Change

Scotiabank: Climate Change

Scotiabank has a large global footprint and recognizes that a better, more prosperous future is intrinsically linked to the well-being of our planet.  We aim to reduce our own environmental footprint, including setting emission reduction targets.

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Scotiabank, a Leading Bank in the Americas, Recognized by CDP for Its Climate Change Efforts
TORONTO, Jan. 24, 2020 /3BL Media/ - The CDP has recognized Scotiabank with a climate change score of 'B,' for its strong results in the areas of climate change governance; climate change risk management; and greenhouse gas emissions reduction initiatives. The CDP, a not-for-profit charity, provides a global disclosure system for investors,...
Jan 24, 2020 3:10 PM ET
Scotiabank to Mobilize $100 Billion by 2025 to Support the Transition to a Lower-carbon and More Resilient Economy
TORONTO, Nov. 14, 2019 /3BL Media/ - Recognizing the critical role that the financial services sector plays in the transition to a low-carbon, more resilient and prosperous future, Scotiabank today announced its Climate Commitments to support clients in the transition to a low-carbon economy and decarbonize its own operations. Scotiabank's five commitments, detailed in a...
Nov 14, 2019 1:55 PM ET
Scotiabank Boosting Sustainability Commitment with Closing of Inaugural Green Bond Offering
TORONTO, July 19, 2019 /3BL Media/ - The Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS or the Bank) announced today the closing of its inaugural USD 500 million 3.5-year Green Bond offering (the Green Bonds), boosting its commitment to Sustainable Business and creating a better future for all. The net proceeds from the Green Bond offering will be used to fund the financing or refinancing, in whole or in...
Jul 19, 2019 10:20 AM ET
Scotiabank Addresses Climate Change by Establishing an Internal Carbon Price
As part of our commitment to the Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition, we implemented an internal carbon price in 2018. After consultations with external experts and a thorough peer review, we established an internal tax of CAD$15 per tonne of CO2 for our global Scope 1 and 2 emissions. This allowed us to fairly compare projects that required higher upfront costs (but delivered longer-term ...
Jun 5, 2019 8:00 AM ET
Relay Education is Leading the Way in Energy Literacy Across Canada
TORONTO, February 21, 2018 /3BL Media/ - The transition to 100 per cent renewable energy is underway across Canada. In 2018, 15,000 youth will participate in Relay Education's renewable energy workshops as part of this national energy shift. On February 21, 100...
Feb 21, 2018 10:10 AM ET

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