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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

Energise Levenshulme: Skills for warmer, low-carbon homes – 16th November – Save the Date!

11 Oct 2019

We’re planning a day of workshops on the 16th November at Levenshulme Inspire, covering ways to improve your home to save energy, save carbon and save money. Workshops will be themed around Practical Retrofit sessions, a guide to the Retrofit process from Retrofit Experts, and understanding the Energy System and off-grid solar. Full programme details … Read more

Youth Strikers, Climate Justice, and Brexit

27 Sep 2019

Last week, staff member Aneaka spoke to youth strikers in Manchester on the latest Climate Strike. She drew parallels with her parents’ struggle against racism in the 1970s and commented on what climate justice means to her. Writing in a personal capacity, this long read blog is an adaptation of her speech.  This morning, while … Read more

Green Open Homes 2019 – 19th & 20th October – book here

24 Sep 2019

Wondering where to begin your retrofit journey? Come see some houses and see what is possible! Have you got questions about how to go about insulating your home? Do you want to understand how others have approached making home improvements? What to know how others have found trades people? Visit some local eco-homes and find … Read more

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