News Archive

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

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