Doconomy has signed an agreement with BNP Parisbas subsidiary Bank of the West which makes the starting point for the Doconomy carbon emission tracker solutions in North America. By implementing Doconomy’s corporate offering ,Åland Index Solutions, with the Bank of the West’s technical platform the bank’s consumers soon can start tracking and measuring the CO2 impact of their consumption. Bank of the West plan to launch the new service in the spring 0f 2020.
”We are proud to see Åland Index Solutions support Bank of the West and Nordea in their ambition to engage customers in understanding their climate impact and reducing their footprint. They lead the way for consumers and banks, that aim at contributing to the Paris Agreement. Bank of the West is one of the only major U.S. banks that has chosen to restrict the financing of activities harmful to the planet, and is also accelerating energy transition and developing renewable energy, making them the ideal partner for our entrance into North America.” said Helena Mueller, Head of Åland Index Solutions at Doconomy.
“Consumers have realized that their purchasing actions have the power to impact positive change. That’s why Bank of the West is thrilled to be the first U.S. bank to team up with Doconomy and let consumers track the environmental impact of their purchases”, said Nandita Bakhshi, President and Chief Executive Officer of Bank of the West
Also, in the Nordics, home turf for Doconomy, pace is picking up as Nordea’s clients now can make use of insights for everyday climate action.