NOW HIRING: Project Manager – Retrofit

We’re looking for a new Project Manager to work within our Retrofit Team portfolio, developing and delivering innovative new projects that take a community and citizen-led approach to the clean energy transition and tackling climate change. Summary Apply nowSend your CV plus a single cover letter to people@carbon.coop Applications will be reviewed on a rolling … Read more

Project Manager (Construction Phase) – Area-Based Retrofit Project

Carbon Co-Op are looking for a freelance, client-side Project Manager to help us tackle an exciting area-based retrofit scheme in Levenshulme. Summary Location: Manchester, UK Company: Carbon Co-op Position: Freelance/consultant role Period of contract: Up to nine months Fee: up to £20,000 Deadline: 5pm, Friday 31st May 2024 ApplicationPlease submit a CV, covering letter (max … Read more

Reflections on a Retrofit Assessment Design Workshop

A guest post by Sandy Rushton, People Powered Retrofit. Originally featured on Medium. On April 9th, 2024, members of the Energise Manchester team met for a workshop at Manchester Care & Repair’s offices in Trafford.  Manchester Care & Repair are developing a new two-part retrofit assessment as part of their work on the Energise Manchester programme. … Read more

Become a local energy saving champion with help from a Retrofit Coach

The Energise Manchester programme is offering a limited number of South Manchester residents (in the Whalley Range, Moss Side, Rusholme, Longsight and Levenshulme wards) advice from a Retrofit Coach and free professional consultancy support, to help them get their heads around energy efficiency and plan retrofit improvements for their homes. If you’re someone who already … Read more

Join us for our first RetroMeter webinar!

“Calculating metered energy savings from retrofit- methodology findings from the RetroMeter project” on 13th March 2024 11am GMT There are many benefits to measuring actual energy savings due to home retrofits, using metered energy data. Measuring these savings involves comparing how much energy was used after the retrofit with a “counterfactual”, ie how much energy the … Read more