Four of the most eco-friendly car insurers

Written by Rosie Murray-West on 2nd September 2017

Not all ethical insurance providers choose to offer car insurance, but those that do may offer extras such as carbon offsetting or the peace-of-mind that they aren’t investing your insurance premiums in industries that don’t protect the planet.

Here are some good choices:

The Co-operative Insurance

http://www.co-opinsurance.co.uk

Formerly CIS, the insurance arm of the Co-operative operates in the same sustainable manner as the rest of the group, including ethically screening funds. Premiums will vary, but the group also offers a specialist telematics Young Driver policy.

Evergreen Insurance Services

http://www.evergreeninsuranceservices.co.uk

This environmentally-friendly broker will shop around for your car insurance. It donates up to 25 per cent of the commission it receives from the insurer to your chosen charity from the broker’s partner list.

Pluginsure

http://www.pluginsure.co.uk

This insurance group specialises in insuring electric cars, together with Ageas. They insure most popular makes of electric car and their quotes are only available by phone on 0330 043 1962.

InsureGreen

http://www.insuregreen.co.uk/personal-insurance/

InsureGreen claims to be the first carbon neutral insurance broker registered to the ISO 14001:2004 environmental standard and are the world’s first carbon neutral company within the insurance sector. The company claims to be able to find “the best and most up-to-date advice on environmentally friendly, carbon neutral insurance”.