News Archive

£224 Million energy efficiency drive for Scottish homes

A national fuel poverty scheme funded by the Scottish Government will be launched in September to bolster efforts to tackle fuel poverty in Scotland, transforming the way customers receive energy efficiency services.

22 Apr 2015 Energy and fuel poverty

Appointments to Changeworks' board

Former NHS Highland Director of Public Health and City of Edinburgh Council Vice-Convenor appointed to Changeworks' board

16 Apr 2015 Corporate

Best practice renewables guide for housing associations

Changeworks has developed a new guide for Scottish Federation of Housing Associations' members which looks at the range and use of renewable technologies. 

17 Mar 2015 Energy and fuel poverty, Carbon reduction

Energy quiz helping householders to save

Householders in Edinburgh, the Mid Lothian, West Lothian and Fife are set to receive a surprise with their council tax bill in the coming week. They’ll receive a leaflet with tips to save money on energy bills, as well as a chance to take part in a prize draw for shopping vouchers.

4 Mar 2015 Energy and fuel poverty

STV Appeal award helps families cut energy costs

Changeworks has received £2,000 from the STV Appeal to support its work helping families to cut their energy costs and keep their homes warm in the year ahead.

20 Jan 2015 Energy and fuel poverty, Carbon reduction

Changeworks delivers front line support for fuel poor and vulnerable households

Margaret Burgess MSP visited Changeworks and the South East advice centre as part of the Scottish Government’s announcement of £60 million allocation to local authorities for Home Energy Efficiency Programme for Scotland Area Based Schemes next year.

15 Dec 2014 Energy and fuel poverty

Updated Guide to Insulating Hard-to-Treat Cavities out now

The latest edition of our Guide to Insulating Hard-to-Treat Cavities (HTTCs) is now available to 

9 Oct 2014 Energy and fuel poverty

Fired up for biomass

Our Home Energy Scotland team is taking part in a series of events in the Scottish Borders, to help householders find out more about wood-fuelled (biomass) boilers and stoves, and other renewable heating systems.

19 Sep 2014 Energy and fuel poverty

Changeworks finalist in National Personal Safety Awards

Changeworks has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Safer Workplace category at the National Personal Safety Awards 2014

8 Sep 2014 Carbon reduction

Free impartial advice on solar panels

We are holding a series of open days in Edinburgh and Fife for anyone interested in receiving clear, free, impartial advice on solar and thermal panels.

5 Sep 2014 Energy and fuel poverty