News Archive

Help for Argyll residents to cut their electricity and heating bills

Change Works in Argyll is offering householders the opportunity to have a free home energy audit, which could lead to savings on your heating and electricity bills.

17 Jun 2019 Energy and fuel poverty

Leith ‘Flyspotting’ campaign leads to dramatic drop in flytipping

Residents get involved in Changeworks’ anti-flytipping campaign, resulting in a 30% reduction in unwanted items being dumped on local streets.  A frustration for many Leith residents, flytipping is the illegal dumping of furniture, black bags and other unwanted items on the street, often carried out under the cover of darkness. 

9 Apr 2019

New partnership brings affordable warmth to rural communities

A new pilot project is bringing affordable warmth to over 450 people living in rural communities in the Highlands.

28 Mar 2019 Energy and fuel poverty, Corporate

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