News Archive

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

Changeworks Recycling wins Zero Waste Scotland Scottish Resources Award

Changeworks Recycling has scooped the Scottish Excellence in Resource Management (Small Organisation) award at the Zero Waste Scotland Scottish Resources Awards 2013. The award showcases excellence in any aspect of sustainable resource management and recognises achievements across the full spectrum of the recycling and resources sector.

17 Oct 2013 Waste

Reducing emissions, delivering climate justice

Six bloggers, six weeks, one challenge: to change the way they travel Autumn 2013 sees the launch of a new project from our friends at Stop Climate Chaos Scotland.

19 Sep 2013 Carbon reduction

Changeworks Recycling wins Green Apple Award

Changeworks Recycling is Scotland’s Gold Winner for Environmental Best Practice in this year’s Green Apple

4 Sep 2013 Waste

Changeworks is first to join new waste industry commitment

We’re proud to be the first signatory to Scotland’s Resource Sector Commitment, announced on Thursday.

19 Aug 2013 Waste

Changeworks helps Edinburgh send less to landfill with free workshops

We all generate household waste such as packaging, food or nappies and the majority of this ends up in landfill. However, we can all make simple changes to reduce this.

16 Aug 2013 Waste

Lottery boost helping families to ‘heat and eat’

Families in Edinburgh are to get vital support tackling financial worries, as the economic downturn continues to hit hard.

18 Jul 2013 Energy and fuel poverty

ECO Masterclass: Changeworks hosts Social Housing Energy Forum

Social Housing Energy Forum: ECO Masterclass 15 July 2013, 9.30–1.30pm, McDonald Rooms Conference Centre Presentations from this event are available to download:

12 Jul 2013 Energy and fuel poverty