News Archive

Argyll energy pilot heats homes and businesses for less

Rural communities in Argyll are to benefit from a pilot project trialling new ways to improve energy efficiency.

11 Mar 2019 Energy and fuel poverty, Corporate

Launch of new local energy efficiency hub

Change Works in Burntisland officially opened its doors at the launch of the new hub at 183 High Street by Provost of Fife, Councillor Jim Leishman recently.

22 Jan 2019 Energy and fuel poverty

Doors open at new local energy efficiency hub

The Change Works in Burntisland hub is now open for business at 183 High Street, Burntisland.

14 Jan 2019 Energy and fuel poverty, Corporate

Changeworks’ Challenge raises over £15,000 for Scottish charity

The Changeworks’ Challenge has raised an incredible £15,813.65 for MND Scotland1, smashing its initial target of £5,000.

14 Sep 2018 Corporate

Charity hits fundraising target ahead of challenge

The Changeworks’ Challenge target to raise £5,000 for MND Scotland1 has been achieved ahead of the fundraising event on 17 August.

16 Aug 2018 Corporate

Get involved with the Peebles Energy Challenge

Local project Change Works in Peebles is launching the Peebles Energy Challenge, offering 100 householders the opportunity to take part and reduce their energy use and bills by installing a real-time energy monitoring system.

22 Jun 2018 Energy and fuel poverty, Carbon reduction

£1 Million funding awarded to improve energy efficiency and reduce costs for Scottish householders and businesses

Changeworks worked with four local authorities and successfully won £1 Million in funding for Energy Efficient Scotland area based projects, as announced by the Scottish Government, 17 June 2018.

18 Jun 2018 Waste, Energy and fuel poverty, Carbon reduction

Reuse Showhome pops up in Leith

Edinburgh residents are invited to take a fresh look at reused furnishings when they view the beautiful items displayed in the ‘Reuse Showhome’ in Leith this weekend, hosted by Changeworks, Quay Community Improvements and local reuse organisations.

6 Jun 2018 Waste, Carbon reduction

Peebles householders benefit from Home Energy Efficiency Programme

A range of free or heavily subsidised insulation measures are being offered to householders with eligible homes in Peebles* and with a Council Tax Band A, B or C.

15 May 2018 Energy and fuel poverty

Flyspotting campaign launched in Leith

Leith residents are being invited to become ‘flyspotters’ as part of a new campaign to reduce the dumping of rubbish on local streets led by environmental charity Changeworks. 

11 May 2018 Waste