Carbon Co-op is an energy services and advocacy co-operative that helps people and communities to make the radical reductions in home carbon emissions necessary to avoid runaway climate change.
News from Carbon Coop
Looking back on the Carbon Co-op AGM 2020 – Zero Carbon Ready homes
We’d like to say a huge thanks to everyone who joined us for the ‘all virtual’ Carbon Co-op AGM on Friday 17 July 2020 – we had more than 100 people with us over the course of the evening. The event included a presentation and discussion on the concept of Zero Carbon Ready homes – … Read more
New Green Home Grants Scheme
What’s on offer The Government has announced a home energy efficiency grant scheme. While there is not a lot of detail available about the scheme yet, what we do know is: Applications will open in September Homeowners/landlords will be able to apply for the scheme through the Government’s Simple Energy Advice website. After answering some … Read more
Retrofitting the future: how can we make ‘Zero carbon ready’ homes?
What does it mean to have a home fit for a ‘climate safe’ future? An 80% cut in carbon emissions? A ‘net zero’ home? And why bother at all if we transition away from gas to electric only homes and the grid is completely decarbonised? Marianne Heaslip of URBED and Jonathan Atkinson of Carbon Co-op … Read more