News Archive

Locals urged to cut out food waste this Christmas

Local volunteers working with us and Zero Waste Scotland are calling on those living in Edinburgh and the Lothians to make sure they are not throwing good food in the bin this Christmas.

21 Dec 2011 Waste

New Kitchen Canny launched!

Kitchen Canny is a well-designed kit to help your kitchen run better than ever before. Think of it as a ‘tune up’ for the heart of your home.

7 Dec 2011 Waste

Changeworks calls for more composting at home as autumn leaves fall

Local volunteers working with Changeworks and Zero Waste Scotland are calling on more households in Edinburgh and the Lothians to give composting a go this autumn.

21 Oct 2011 Waste

Scottish Green Award Winners 2011

Changeworks won the Best Public Service Provision category at the Scottish Green Awards last night. We're delighted! Thanks to everyone for their support and well done to all the finalists. 

30 Sep 2011 Waste, Energy and fuel poverty, Carbon reduction

Scottish Green Awards 2011

Hooray! We're really happy about becoming a finalist in the Scottish Green Awards, especially as we're up there with the likes of Aberdeen Council and the GCV Networks partnership. Wish us luck!

16 Sep 2011 Waste, Energy and fuel poverty, Carbon reduction

Changeworks' new blog and social media

Stay in touch with Changeworks by signing up to our brand new e-news, blog, Twitter, Facebook and

8 Jul 2011 Waste, Energy and fuel poverty, Carbon reduction

Energy Saving Scotland advice centre goes local at this year’s Haddington Show

Free, impartial advice on installing green energy measures on Saturday 2 July at The Haugh, Westfield Farm, Haddington from 8am - 5pm.      

28 Jun 2011 Energy and fuel poverty

Edinburgh primary pupils bag food waste trophy

Craigroyston Primary School pupils are proud trophy holders after winning this year’s ‘Finish Your Food’ competition run by Changeworks

27 Jun 2011 Waste

Advisors' work benefitting people

Changeworks’ in depth outreach support services, provided by our energy and affordable warmth advisors to help vulnerable people, is showcased by the

25 May 2011 Energy and fuel poverty

Latest Training: Hard to Treat Homes and Renewables Auditing

Do you work in an area with listed buildings, tenements and pre-1919 homes? It's a serious challenge to make these buildings more energy efficient or suitable for renewables - but it is possible and we need to tackle it.

13 May 2011 Energy and fuel poverty, Carbon reduction

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