News Archive

Changeworks receives £2,000 from STV Appeal 2013

Changeworks is pleased to announce that it has received £2,000 from the STV Appeal 2013 to support its work helping families to cut their energy costs and keep their homes warm.

28 Apr 2014 Energy and fuel poverty

Changeworks publishes findings of new research report

Changeworks published a new report Using Solar PV to Tackle Fuel Poverty

22 Apr 2014 Energy and fuel poverty

City of Edinburgh free insulation scheme success

The City of Edinburgh Council, with the help of Changeworks, secured funding from the Scottish Government to cover the cost of insulating all suitable homes in the local authority area from 2012 to 2013.

14 Apr 2014 Energy and fuel poverty

Take part in world record Great Real Nappy Change

To celebrate Real Nappy Week 2014, Changeworks’ 

9 Apr 2014 Waste

1,000th renewables home visit!

Changeworks Technical Officer Andrew Morton completed his 1,000th home renewables visit since joining Changeworks in June 2010 this week.

2 Apr 2014 Energy and fuel poverty

European insights on tackling fuel poverty

Changeworks' Senior Consultant Stuart Hay presented our latest research findings on tackling fuel poverty at the ‘Energy Check for Low Income Households’ seminar in Berlin earlier this month.

27 Feb 2014 Energy and fuel poverty

Living off a foodbox

Changeworks’ Affordable Living Advisor Chris Clyne took the personal challenge of living off nothing but the contents of an emergency foodbox recently. Chris’s wanted to see how far the food contents would go and pick up any insights along the way.

7 Feb 2014 Waste, Energy and fuel poverty

Reducing carbon emissions and alleviating fuel poverty

Changeworks assisted in the reduction over 515,000 tonnes of CO2e* in 2012-13, working together with partners, business clients, funders and customers – that’s 14% more carbon emissions than the previous year.

21 Jan 2014 Energy and fuel poverty, Carbon reduction

New electric vehicle for Changeworks

Changeworks adds Electric Vehicle (EV) to its small fleet

7 Jan 2014 Energy and fuel poverty, Carbon reduction

Low Energy Apartment Futures website now live

The Low Energy Apartment Futures (LEAF) project website,

6 Dec 2013 Energy and fuel poverty