Projects

District heating: Delivering affordable and sustainable energy

Joseph Rowntree Foundation, Centre for Sustainable Energy

With a grant award from the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, we’re working together with the Centre for Sustainable Energy, to explore how social landlords are managing district heating schemes. The...

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Ditching Disposables: Waste-Free Canteens

Zero Waste Scotland, City of Edinburgh Council

As part of the first phase of the Ditching Disposables project, Changeworks is working with two Edinburgh high schools to survey pupils and staff on how many single-use items featured in their...

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East Lothian Energy Advice Service

East Lothian Council

East Lothian Energy Advice Service works to reduce fuel poverty and increase energy efficiency by providing advice to people in East Lothian. We work on behalf of East Lothian council to deliver...

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Edinburgh Charity Shop and Reuse Map

The City of Edinburgh Council

The Edinburgh Charity Shop and Reuse Map is a comprehensive guide to donating and buying from charity shops and reuse projects. It provides information on what type of donations each shop or...

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Edinburgh Community Solar Co-op

The Edinburgh Community Solar Co-op (ECSC) was set up to realise a large scale solar PV project in Edinburgh and was borne out of the Edinburgh Community Energy Co-operative (ECEC). The ECEC...

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Edinburgh flats recycling consultation

The City of Edinburgh Council

Changeworks was asked by the City of Edinburgh Council to conduct a short online survey asking Edinburgh flat residents what they thought of their on-street bins for waste and recycling service....

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Electrification of Heat Demonstration Project

Warmworks, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS)

Between June and October 2020 Changeworks was leading a programme of activity to find participants for the Electrification of Heat Demonstration Project* which aims to install 250 free heat pumps...

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Energy Advice Service

City of Edinburgh Council

Changeworks was asked by the City of Edinburgh Council to deliver an Energy Advice Service to empower and support their tenants to reduce their heating and electricity costs and live in warmer,...

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Energy Efficient Scotland: Area Based Schemes

Scottish Government, the City of Edinburgh Council, Fife Council, Midlothian Council, Scottish Borders Council

We work in partnership with the Scottish Government, local authorities and Home Energy Scotland to deliver the Energy Efficient Scotland: Area Based Schemes (EES: ABS). Over the last twelve years...

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Finish Your Food

The City of Edinburgh Council

On average, our Finish your Food project helps schools to reduce their food waste by 30%. We engage children and teachers in activities that encourage primary school pupils and their parents to eat...

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