Projects

Heat Heroes

Edinburgh Integration Joint Board, William Grant Foundation

Heat Heroes are volunteers trained by Changeworks to provide energy efficiency advice for people across Edinburgh. Our volunteers undergo an extensive training programme in order to deliver home...

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Home Energy Efficiency Programmes for Scotland: Area Based Schemes

City of Edinburgh Council, East Lothian Council, Fife Council, Midlothian Council, Scottish Borders Council

Five councils have been awarded over £6 million of funding to make local homes warmer in 2016 and 2017 by installing insulation and other energy efficiency measures under the Scottish Government’s...

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IDEAL

The University of Edinburgh

Changeworks has partnered with the University of Edinburgh to deliver IDEAL (Intelligent Domestic Energy Advice Loop), a cutting edge research and advice project on how smart technology can help...

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Kitchen Canny

Changeworks

Scots throw away 630,000 tonnes of food waste each year, worth £470 per household. Kitchen Canny is both a stand-alone resource and a community workshop programme, designed to help people to reduce...

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Leith Reuse Map

Zero Waste Scotland, European Regional Development Fund

The Leith Reuse Map makes it easy to find out where you can reuse and repair items, featuring over 60 organisations around Leith. Whatever you need, find it on the online map. If you know of a...

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Local Energy Scotland

Scottish Government, Changeworks, Energy Saving Trust, Energy Agency, SCARF, The Wise Group, Ricardo-AEA, Foundation Scotland

Local Energy Scotland delivers the Community and Renewable Energy Scheme (CARES) across Scotland. CARES is funded by Scottish Government to help community groups become involved in renewable energy...

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Local Heat and Energy Efficiency Strategies framework

Atkins, Carbon Trust, Resource Efficient Solutions

The Local Heat and Energy Efficiency Strategies framework, funded by the Scottish Government, will provide support to nine local authorities to help them undertake and develop heat and energy...

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Local Heat and Energy Efficiency Strategy pilots

Scottish Government, East Lothian Council, Midlothian Council, West Lothian Council

Changeworks is delivering Scottish Government-funded phase two Local Heat and Energy Efficiency Strategy (LHEES) pilots for East Lothian, West Lothian and Midlothian Councils. These pilots will...

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Love Food Hate Waste workshops

Zero Waste Scotland

Changeworks delivers free Love Food Hate Waste workshops for businesses and their employees in Edinburgh, the Lothians, Scottish Borders, and Highlands. The workshops highlight the scale and impact...

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Our Edinburgh #InTheLoop On-The-Go Recycling

Hubbub, CEC, Scotwaste, Starbucks, Café Nero, Pret a Manger, Nestle, Coca Cola, McDonalds

The Our Edinburgh #InTheLoop campaign is a five-month trial of new on-the-go recycling bins for drinks containers. This involves adding new labelling to public litter bins in Edinburgh City...

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