Research, reports, guides, maps, advice sheets, environmental research, company information and case studies from across all areas of our work to improve energy efficiency and reduce carbon emissions, fuel poverty and waste.

Changeworks’ Waste Education Experience for Secondary Schools 2018

Fact and Advice sheets

Litter prevention, recycling and food waste reduction activities and workshops for secondary schools delivered by Changeworks' Waste team. All activities are curriculum linked and designed to support sustainable development goals.

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Success in delivering energy efficiency schemes


This summary document showcases the successes in delivering private tenure energy efficiency schemes in the Scottish Borders since 2010 through Changeworks’ partnership with Scottish Borders Council. It includes information on insulation install numbers, carbon reduction, tenant fuel savings and the successful partnerships that have been formed in the Borders. Published 2016.

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Health and Housing Strategy: Craigmillar Energy Advice


Research assessing the impact of energy advice provision in a medical centre (2016).

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Changeworks Environmental Policy

Corporate information

This document sets out Changeworks Environmental Policy: to always strive for the environmentally sustainable option; reduce our impact on the planet and to support others to do the same; and our commitment to the prevention of pollution and compliance with all present and future legislation and other requirements relevant to our operations.

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LEAF final report: Improving the energy efficiency of apartment blocks


This is the final report for the Low Energy Apartment Futures (LEAF) project; a three year European project that ran from March 2013 to March 2016. The project aimed to tackle the energy efficiency of multi-occupancy apartment blocks across Europe. The report discusses the project methodology, results, findings and policy recommendations.

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Housing database service

Fact and Advice sheets

This information sheet outlines Changeworks' housing database service, the process and outputs, to support Local Authorities ongoing operations and inform energy efficiency scheme planning . This service will be of particular interest to members of local authority housing redevelopment/services departments.

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Changeworks Annual Report and Consolidated Financial Statements 2014-15

Corporate information

Changeworks' Annual Report and Consolidated Financial Statements 2014-15

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COP21 - An inspirational place to be

Videos and Webinars

Richard Dryburgh, Business Development Manager for Changeworks Recycling, shares his experiences as a 2050 Group member at COP21 in Paris (10 mins).


Energy Efficiency Focus Groups


Research into residents' perspectives of energy efficiency measures and potential minimum energy efficiency standards in private housing. Carried out by Changeworks and Rocket Science for Citizens Advice Scotland (2015).

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Changeworks Fuel Poverty Conference 2015 Report


Changeworks Fuel Poverty Conference 2015 report includes a series of recommendations to tackle fuel poverty in Scotland. Published November 2015.

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