Groupe BPCE’s history has been shaped by its cooperative values and its commitment to economic and social progress. At the core of its mission is a concern for how its decisions impact a variety of stakeholders: customers, cooperative shareholders, employees and the wider civil society. A key part of this mission includes the potential impact of each of its activities on human communities and the natural environment. This is why Groupe BPCE has put sustainable development at the heart of its work.
Conscious of the real estate sector strong environmental impact, especially in terms of consumption of natural resources and of climate change, Groupe BPCE has devised a dedicated methodology to identify Green Buildings in order to further support its overall focus on environmental sustainability
With its Renewable Energy dedicated methodology, Groupe BPCE aims to have a positive contribution to climate change mitigation by reducing green house gas emission. Eligible assets are loans for the developement, construction, operation and maintenance of renewable energy projects.