News Archive

Changeworks celebrates award-winning volunteer

Changeworks' Heat Heroes project brings us into contact with a fantastic group of volunteers - each one is a star in their own right, giving up their time to help others.

11 Jun 2013 Energy and fuel poverty

Guinness World Record announced - success in Edinburgh!

Thirty one Edinburgh babies are among 8,301 brand new official Guinness World Record holders after taking part in the ‘Great Cloth Nappy Change’ on 20 April.

7 May 2013 Waste

Lose the Litter - winning schools announced

Changeworks is delighted to announce the result of their ‘Lose the litter’ project. The project has been running over the last five months and is funded by Zero Waste Scotland.

2 May 2013 Waste

Changeworks Recycling to host VIBES launch event

Changeworks Recycling is delighted to be hosting the Edinburgh launch event for the 2013 VIBES Awards. The VIBES Awards are held each year to recognise and showcase best practice in businesses in Scotland that are taking significant steps to improve or reduce their impact on the environment.

23 Apr 2013 Waste

Guinness World Record - the Great Cloth Nappy Change

For this year’s Real Nappy Week (15-21 April) Changeworks is taking part in the Guinness World Record Diaper (Nappy) Change.

21 Mar 2013 Waste

The final countdown!

The Scots Together collective switching project is into the final stretch – with just 7 days to go our team is busier than ever out and about at events. Here’s a rundown of our whereabouts over the next few days.

11 Mar 2013 Energy and fuel poverty

Community spirit as Scots Together hits the road this week

With only 13 days to go, we’re making the most of community spirit this week and hitting the road with the Scots Together

4 Mar 2013 Energy and fuel poverty

Scots Together countdown continues - listen to our audio

Have you logged on yet? So far hundreds of people all over Scotland have saved on their electricity and gas bills with Scotland's first collective switching project, Scots Together. Someone saved a staggering £786 earlier this week!

28 Feb 2013 Energy and fuel poverty

Collective switching with Scots Together: watch our video

Even River Cottage guru Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall thinks that Scots Together is a great idea!

21 Feb 2013 Energy and fuel poverty

Switching project ‘Scots Together’ is here

Householders from all over Scotland will benefit from bulk gas and electricity prices and add their buying power to the Scots Together initiative. And it couldn’t come at a better time.

19 Feb 2013 Energy and fuel poverty