About Carbon Co-op

We believe the process of improving our homes to 2050 standards will be quicker, easier and cheaper if we work together, teaming up with friends and neighbours to share experience, knowledge and reduce costs through bulk purchase.

Established in 2008 and incorporated in 2011, we are a group of Greater Manchester residents who’ve begun to carry out changes in our own houses and communities, we've teamed up with housing specialists to look at what more we can do where we live.

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Thursday 06th December 2018

People Powered Retrofit

A partnership led by Carbon Co-op and URBED has been successful in securing £186,000 of funding from the Department of Business Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) to run People Powered Retrofit - a six months R&D project exploring the potential to kick start a householder-led approach to domestic energy efficiency retrofit in the Greater Manchester conurbation.

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