News Archive

Creating positive change for people and communities

Changeworks believes in a world where positive low-carbon living is a reality for everyone. That’s why we work with people and communities to empower them to take action and make impactful changes. 

10 Nov 2020 Waste, Energy and fuel poverty, Carbon reduction

Workshops help Edinburgh residents stay warm and safe online this winter

With winter just around the corner we're spending longer at home and doing more of our daily activities such as shopping and banking online.

22 Oct 2020 Energy and fuel poverty

Free solar panels and battery storage to light up Kirkliston

Council tenants in Kirkliston could benefit from innovative renewable energy systems in their homes, thanks to a new project from Changeworks and the City of Edinburgh Council.

18 Aug 2020 Carbon reduction

Still working hard for a low carbon world

Almost three months ago, we closed Changeworks’ offices and moved the majority of our staff to home working. Our incredible staff continue to work hard, delivering as much of our work as possible.

3 Jun 2020 Carbon reduction

Keeping Changeworks working

Following the latest advice from the UK and Scottish Governments, Changeworks has decided to have most of our staff work remotely for the time being. We’re proud of the flexibility and adaptability our staff have shown in making this significant adjustment.

18 Mar 2020 Corporate

Climate Emergency Response Group calls for budget to tackle the climate emergency

The Climate Emergency Response Group (CERG), a group that Changeworks is a member of, has today

8 Jan 2020 Carbon reduction

How deep is your loft?

The nights are long and the weather is cold, so it's almost guaranteed that you'll be reaching for the thermostat over the next few weeks. But is your home keeping the heat in as well as it could be? 

17 Dec 2019 Energy and fuel poverty

Changeworks wins at UK GreenFleet Awards!

Changeworks was one of the winners at this year's GreenFleet awards, winning Public Sector Fleet of the Year (Small to Medium). The award is a recognition of the work Changeworks has done in transforming our fleet to one made up predominantly of hybrid and electric vehicles.

4 Dec 2019 Carbon reduction, Corporate

Leith’s Good With Food campaign launches

Residents are being encouraged to adopt smart kitchen and shopping habits as part of a new campaign to tackle the climate crisis by reducing food waste in Leith.

14 Nov 2019

Our impacts 2018-19

Changeworks is committed to helping individuals, organisations and businesses across Scotland to live a low carbon life. As part of that, we have to be an exemplar in everything that we do. That’s why, every year, we measure our impact. That includes looking at how much carbon we’ve used, and how much we’ve removed through our work.

4 Nov 2019