New release: Retrofit for All Toolkit

We have released a practical toolkit to help funded energy efficiency schemes become more people-centered. This toolkit experiments with changing one aspect of energy efficiency scheme delivery in an attempt to shift culture. We explore what happens if we turn our approach to designing retrofit schemes on its head. Rather than working to the needs … Read more

People Powered Retrofit services sought-after

Hello. We wanted to let you know that we are currently experiencing an exceptionally high level of demand for People Powered Retrofit services. On one level this is great news, but it also sadly means we need to pause new clients enquiries, including requests for our Home Retrofit Planner assessment service, whilst we clear the … Read more

Job advert: Project Manager (Energy Innovation)

Deadline: 5pm, Thursday 1st April 2021 (extended) Time: 0.8 – 1 FTE (Flexible) Location: Central Manchester, UK FTE: £28,000 – £34,000 (dependant on experience/qualifications) Start date: ASAP Duration: 12 months fixed term contract (with a 6 month probationary period and possibility of extension) Status: Payroll/PAYE How to apply: Send email with a CV and a … Read more

Now Booking: Eco Renovation for Builders – March 2021

This new, unique course brings together theory and practical experience and it digs into how to apply building physics to the messy reality retrofit. The content, delivered virtually via Zoom, focuses on fabric work that will be needed to buildings that regulation Part L applies to, in order to reduce their carbon emissions. For course … Read more

NOW BOOKING: The Importance of Ventilation Level 1 & 2

Builder drilling core drill for vent inlet.

We spend 90% of our lives inside buildings (probably 95% now, due to the pandemic) and yet the indoor air quality is often poor. As building professionals and homeowners we continue to improve the airtightness of our buildings, however, we need to ensure that the quality of indoor air is maintained for our health and … Read more

NOW HIRING: Project Engagement Officer

We are looking for Project Engagement Officer to work across the organisation supporting the development of a range of innovative, new energy system projects and services. This is a challenging and exciting role which will involve working closely with other staff members within our interdisciplinary team to identify, plan, and deliver communication and engagement activity. … Read more