We are looking for eco-homes to showcase their energy efficient retrofit works as a part of our Energise weekend of events, 31st March to 2nd April 2017.
Whether you've done a whole house retrofit, or a few well planned energy efficiency measures, we'd love to hear from you. Many people find it really useful being able to meet other homeowners who've undertaken works talk about what works they've undertaken. This year the open homes weekend will be taking place alongside a weekend of events aiming to pull in a wider audience.
If you would like to open your home, or just want to find out a little bit more, do get in touch: email@example.com.
WHAT: A hands on three day course covering DIY retrofit. Designed to give homeowners an insight into carrying out thermal performance improvement works on their own homes.
WHEN: Sat 6th, Sun 7th, Sat 20th May 2017
WHERE: Central Manchester
COST: Details below. Book before 9th April 2017 for earlybird rates. A bursary is available, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more.
This coming March we are running another series of seminars in Manchester for householders on planning and delivering energy efficiency retrofit works.
WHAT: Planning on an eco-home make over to reduce energy bills and do your bit for the environment? Confused about what to prioritise, which professionals to appoint and how to approach contractors?
As part of our 'Routes to Retrofit' programme, Carbon Co-op are hosting two specialist seminars run by industry professionals on the practicalities of commissioning eco-retrofit works.
Attendees also receive supporting materials and access to an online webinar.
As those planning to retrofit will know, it's difficult find to appropriate, affordable finance. With a lack of low cost financing and 'payback' being tricky to calculate, securing finance is often a key barrier. Carbon Co-op have invited finance specialists to help us explore ways forward...
WHAT: Carbon Co-op Info Night
WHEN: Tue 28th Feb 2017, 18:30 - 21:00
WHERE: Room G4, Friends’ Meeting House, 6 Mount Street, Manchester, M2 5NS