Exciting Green Banking News from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  Beneficial Bank in Philadelphia opened two new branches with eco-friendly designs aimed at improving energy efficiency.   Eco-conscious highlights include:   •       Heating systems that have a 93 percent efficiency rating and reduce energy consumption 13 percent greater than current energy standards •       LED and CFL light bulbs that reduce energy consumption by up to 50 percent •       Ceiling tiles made of 65 percent pre-consumer... Read More

TD Bank is going for the green

  TD Bank is one of the leading banks in the U.S. in promoting green banking. On February 18, 2010, at a press conference in Farmingdale, N.Y., the bank announced that they had become carbon neutral and unveiled a plan to construct greener buildings, lower energy consumption, and make a significant investment in renewable energy from sources like wind, solar and low-impact hydro power.   TD Bank does not have bank branches, they have... Read More