Social solidarity…

Now more than ever we are aware of the role we have in supporting each other and as Carbon Co-op we want to play our part in offering our resources, help and solidarity with members, supporters and the wider community. Please read this short piece and let us know how we can help.  In response to … Read more

Advocating for co-operative retrofit approaches at the UK Citizens’ Assembly

This February I was privileged to be asked to speak to the UK Climate Assembly about energy efficiency in homes and community-led solutions to retrofit delivery models. It was a fascinating experience and lots of people have asked me about it. Though deliberations at the assembly are understandably confidential, I’d like to share my experience … Read more

Superhomes in Ireland!

In June 2019 as part of the development of People Powered Retrofit, Jonathan Atkinson (Carbon Co-op) and Marianne Heaslip (URBED) took the boat and then train to Nenagh, Tipperary to learn more about the Superhomes Ireland programme and the work Tipperary Energy Agency are doing to deliver whole house retrofit works at scale. In the … Read more