Case Studies: Energy and fuel poverty

We’ve delivered great results for our clients, funders, partners and householders. Our case studies explain how.

Change Works in Argyll: energy efficiency for the next generation

From October 2018 to March 2020, Changeworks delivered Change Works in Argyll, a pilot project to help people in Arrochar and rural West Loch Lomond communities in Argyll and Bute Council improve the energy efficiency of their off-gas homes and...

Partnership achieves greater impact for rural householders

E.ON, ScottishPower, SSE (to Mar 2019), Citizen’s Advice Bureaux: Inverness Badenoch and Strathspey; Ross and Cromarty

Our Affordable Warmth Services Advisors work with local Citizens’ Advice Bureaux Income Maximisation Officers and Home Energy Scotland Advisors across Inverness, Badenoch, Strathspey, Ross and Cromarty Highland regio

Edinburgh Old Town Energy Project: motivating energy efficiency in historic and listed buildings

From July 2019 to March 2020, Changeworks delivered the Edinburgh Old Town Energy Project, a community-based support service to help Edinburgh Old Town locals improve the energy efficiency of their homes and business

Change Works in Penicuik: a holistic approach to energy efficiency

 Changeworks delivered Change Works in Penicuik from October 2018 to March 2020, a community-based support service to help local people in Penicuik improve the energy efficiency of their homes and businesses under the

Warming your older home in Burntisland

Mr and Mrs Naumann found that the sash and case windows in their traditional Victorian semi-detached home were letting in a lot of cold air.

Switching and saving in Burntisland

Mrs T in Burntisland had been with her current energy provider for as long as she could remember. She felt that the service she had received had been good so she was inclined to stick with them, but she was also unsure of how to go about switching...

Inspiring pupils to be better energy savers

Scottish Government

Through Changeworks’ low carbon communities work in Argyll piloting new approaches to improv

Climate Emergency Response Group

The Climate Emergency Response Group (CERG) is a collection of like-minded leaders spanning Scotland’s private, public and third sectors, delivery organisations and membership bodies.

Edinburgh internal wall Insulation project a “positive experience”

Edinburgh Council, Scottish Government, Home Energy Scotland

Mike from Edinburgh was worried about his high energy bills. His flat was very cold unless the heating was on, and in the winter, he was having to use fan heaters as well as his usual electric heaters, which further increased the amount he was...

“No downside” to internal wall insulation

Scottish Government, Scottish Borders Council, Home Energy Scotland

After downsizing from a modern home Kathleen from Peebles was finding her 160-year-old garden flat unbearably cold.