Low-Carbon Economy

Low-Carbon Economy

As Canada's leading bank in environmental leadership, TD upholds its responsibility to being carbon neutral, while supporting green initiatives and sustainable investment opportunities as we transition to a low-carbon economy.

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TD Bank Group Participates in Largest Transaction Involving Forest Carbon Capture in Quebec
On September 19, 2017, TD Bank Group and Just Energy announced the purchase of 140,000 tonnes of voluntary carbon credits from Solifor Perthuis. As the largest transaction in Quebec involving forest carbon capture, the offsets were acquired from established plantation forests just west of Quebec City, in the Portneuf region. More than 2,000,000 trees were planted between 1995 and 2010...
Oct 4, 2017 7:30 AM ET
Can We Put a Price on Forest Conservation? TD and Nature Conservancy of Canada Look at the Natural Capital Value of Forests
This week marks National Forest Week (September 24-30), a time to reflect on the value of our forests and learn more about the impact this natural resource has on our environmental, social and economic well-being. Earlier this year, TD Bank Group and Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) released a report that examines the role of forests in Canada – and the value that they provide to us....
Sep 25, 2017 7:30 AM ET
TD Bank Group Inaugural US$ Green Bond Upsized to US$1 Billion
September 12, 2017 /3BL Media/ - TD Bank Group (TD) (TSX: TD) announced today that it closed on the issuance of a US$1 billion green bond, its first in US dollars and one of the largest green bonds ever issued by a bank. Initially targeting an issue size of US$500 million, the transaction was upsized to US$1 billion and almost 70% of the issue went to green investors.  "As an...
Sep 12, 2017 3:25 PM ET
TD Bank Group to Reach Goal of Planting 300,000 Trees in North America
TD Bank Group, through its urban greening grassroots program, TD Tree Days, is proud to be reaching its goal of planting its 300,000th tree this year. Since the program launched in 2010, TD Tree Days has worked with community organizations across Canada, the United States and Europe to bring together TD employees, their...
Aug 30, 2017 4:30 PM ET
TD Green Bond Proceeds Fund 19 Sustainable Projects in Canada to Support Transition to Low-Carbon Economy
In 2014, TD Bank Group issued a $500 million green bond, the first in Canada by a commercial bank. The three-year bond was oversubscribed, attracting several socially responsible investment (SRI) funds and new investors to the bank. In total, TD's Green Bond funded 19 projects in Canada with over $4.5 million in natural capital generated, providing both direct and indirect economic,...
Aug 24, 2017 10:20 AM ET

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