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Energy efficiency target would only reduce fuel poverty by 24% but cost an estimated £2bn

Research carried out by Changeworks on behalf of the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations

6 Jul 2021 Energy and fuel poverty, Carbon reduction, Corporate

Changeworks joins partnership to tackle climate emergency in the Highlands

Highland Adapts is a brand new partnership which aims to develop a region-based collaborative approach to climate action in the Highlands.  Changeworks is proud and delighted to be involved as a partner in this new initiative and brings a wealth of experience in the delivery of low carbon projects to the partn

22 Jun 2021 Carbon reduction, Corporate

Changeworks and Warmworks form strategic partnership with housing association membership body

Changeworks and Warmworks have formed a strategic partnership with the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations

8 Jun 2021 Carbon reduction, Corporate

Changeworks supports the next generation at Social Enterprise 'Dragons Den'

As part of Changeworks new partnership with learning and development social enterprise the Social Enterprise Academy, Changeworks staff are taking part in 'Dragons Den' events where young people get the chance to pitch their social enterprise ideas and win funding for their projects. 

3 Jun 2021 Corporate

Changeworks secures over £90,000 to help households struggling with fuel bills

As part of our ongoing work to support households in or at risk of fuel poverty, Changeworks recently secured funding for over 100 clients to help them pay their debts or bills. 

1 Jun 2021 Energy and fuel poverty

Return of our in-person services: keeping you warm, well and safe

Our in-person services are returning to where they’re needed as restrictions ease.

25 May 2021 Energy and fuel poverty, Carbon reduction, Corporate

Changeworks welcomes new Cabinet Secretary ahead of critical climate challenge

Leading environmental charity Changeworks has welcomed the appointment of Michael Matheson as the Scottish Government Cabinet Secretary for Net Zero, Energy and Transport, a crucial role in the all-important next five years for climate action.

19 May 2021 Waste, Energy and fuel poverty, Carbon reduction, Corporate

Changeworks strengthens leadership team with new appointments

Changeworks has made a number of key additions to its leadership team and Board, increasing the breadth and depth of knowledge and skills available to the organisation.  

14 May 2021 Corporate

Local Energy Scotland awarded CARES contract

Local Energy Scotland has been awarded the contract to manage the Scottish Government’s

14 May 2021 Carbon reduction, Corporate

Edinburgh reuse, recycle and repair network booms as restrictions ease

Changeworks has partnered with the City of Edinburgh Council to develop the Edinburgh Reuse Map, featuring over 450 local organisations boasting reuse, repair, and recycling services across the city.

28 Apr 2021 Waste

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