Sustainable Financing Trends

Insight, emerging trends and research from our industry experts and banking solutions teams.

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Renewables strategy discussion, first mover advantage towards banking storage

In a recent conversation with New Project Media, Aaron Klein, Managing Director with KeyBanc Capital Markets Utilities, Power & Renewables Team, outlined the group’s history and strategy, and spoke on topics such as the bankability of stand-alone storage and the impacts of the Inflation Reduction Act.

Sustainable food and beverage industry practices start with a strategy

Corporations eagerly embrace sustainability and sustainable manufacturing processes, which have become integral to corporate strategy for most businesses today. Likewise, consumers and investors feel better about purchasing from and investing in companies that utilize environmentally responsible measures in bringing their product to market. According to a recent AFLAC study, 55% of consumers believe it’s important for companies to take a stand on key social, environmental, and political issues, and 73% of investors agree that a company’s efforts to help improve society and the environment contribute positively to stockholder investment return.

A kick start to your sustainability projects

No doubt about it: Investing in energy-efficiency improvements helps a business reduce operating costs. In fact, sustainability initiatives can deliver more than bottom-line savings—they often form an essential, competitive component of an organization’s growth strategy.

Let Key unlock your ESG plan

ESG has become more than a corporate buzz word or ideal concept. Today, investors, customers, and employees are looking to organizations for more than good intentions and a promising strategy. Your stakeholders want proof of action, and soon. There’s still time to make improvements that result in reportable, realized savings – this year – if you start now.


Creating a sustainable community through responsible actions and investments.


Energy efficiency strategies for hospitals

While hospitals today recognize the need to reduce their environmental footprint and prioritize energy efficiency initiatives, many find it difficult to mobilize an actionable plan.

A lucrative look at your lighting cost

Inefficient lighting can represent a huge part of monthly energy bills. So if tight budgets are impeding your business progress, you’ll find cost savings by switching to LED technology.

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