Pepper partners with Ecologi to fight climate change
“We are at a critical point in the specialty lending industry where many lenders and brokers are beginning to understand the environmental impact of our industry on our planet.”
Pepper Money has partnered with Ecologi, a climate positive organization that plants trees and funds carbon reduction initiatives, to fight climate change.
The partnership means Pepper Money is committed to providing continued financial support to Ecologi to fund its tree planting and carbon reduction activities.
At the time of writing, Pepper Money has already helped reduce 174 tonnes of CO2 from the atmosphere, planting 2,316 trees, helping finance a biogas-to-power plant in Thailand, and fuel-efficient cooking stoves. fuel in Honduras.
Removing that volume of CO2 from the atmosphere equates to 134 long-haul flights, 522 square meters of sea ice saved, or 431,694 miles traveled by car.
Laurence Morey, CEO of Pepper Money, said: “We have the incredible opportunity to have a positive impact on society with the work we do. We are constantly expanding our corporate responsibility commitments to go beyond our mission, and now we are having a positive impact on our planet through a brand new partnership with Ecologi.
“We have realized that we are at a crossroads in the specialty lending industry where many lenders and brokers are beginning to understand the environmental impact of our industry on our planet. We have an active role to play in changing the way our industry impacts our environment. “