Suncorp: Bank unveils new bank account with carbon information
Suncorp Bank is Australia’s first financial institution to have carbon-neutral personal deposit transaction accounts, including a new account with carbon information.
Do you know the amount of carbon emitted to prepare your cup of coffee this morning?
… Not sure?
Don’t worry, you are not alone!
Latest research from Suncorp Bank[i]revealed that 95% of Australians do not know they are generating carbon emissions or do not understand the impact of their carbon footprint.
The good news is that three out of four Australians want to do something about it.
[i]Suncorp Bank’s Future Costs Report aims to understand Australia’s key worries, concerns and priorities for the future. It explores Australians’ economic and environmental issues, the role people have in building and protecting their world, and the legacy they want to leave. The research interviewed a nationally representative sample of over 1,000 Australians aged 18 and over. It was conducted by research firm Kantar in July 2022 on behalf of Suncorp Bank.
Introducing Suncorp Bank’s New Carbon Insights Account[i]. This is a zero-fee, carbon-neutral online transaction account that allows customers to see their estimated carbon emissions, based on the purchases they make using the account in the Suncorp app. .[ii]. The estimate is calculated by multiplying the amount spent by the average carbon emissions produced by that industry.
It is putting the power of knowledge in your hands.
Suncorp Group Ltd. published this content on October 28, 2022 and is solely responsible for the information contained therein. Distributed by Audienceunedited and unmodified, on October 27, 2022 9:08:10 PM UTC.