A crisis we all saw coming

Though manifesting as huge increase in energy bills, in reality the crisis we are currently experiencing is a gas crisis, highlighting the UK’s unique dependency on gas as a domestic and industrial fuel. Successive reports, institutions and organisations have highlighted the need to reduce this dependency and from day one, Carbon Co-op has been an … Read more

Taking the Heat Pump Challenge – the results!

The ‘Heat Pump Challenge 2021’ was a citizen science and participative research and discovery project led by Carbon Co-op. We collected feedback and data from around 30 member households currently relying on gas heating to help understand how a heat pump installation would impact their home. The premise of the challenge was to enable households … Read more

NOW HIRING: Project Manager (Retrofit Innovation)

We’re looking for a new Project Manager to work on an exciting new European project as part of our retrofit team. Read on if you think you could fit the bill. Summary Salary: £30,000–£34,000.00 PAYE/Payroll (depending on experience) Time: 0.8 – 1 FTE (flexible) Location: Manchester, UK Holiday: 33 days flexible (pro rata) + 5 … Read more

NOW RECRUITING: Carbon Co-op Head of Operations

As a fast growing social enterprise with a mission to address climate change we’ve experienced a growth in the scope and scale of the projects we deliver. From a small, integrated staff team we’ve grown to manage a number of large scale projects ranging from participatory citizen engagement to tech-led innovation.  Summary Salary: £32,960 – … Read more

Community-led Energy Planning toolkit launched

Oldham Energy Futures

How can we build energy transition capacity in all neighbourhoods? Check out our new toolkit developed with (CLES) Centre for Local Economic Strategies and URBED: http://energyfuturestoolkit.carbon.coop Community-led Energy Planning (CLEP) is a place-based, community-centred approach to building knowledge, understanding and confidence in lower-income communities to enable them to shape and benefit from the energy transition.  … Read more

Software Engineer (Full Stack)

Summary FTE: £26,780.00–£35,020 PAYE/Payroll (dependent on experience and qualifications)Time: 0.8 – 1 FTE (Flexible)Location: Central Manchester, UK (Remote possible)Holiday: 33 days flexible (pro rata) + 5 fixedDuration: 1 year fixed term contract (with potential for extension based on funding and performance); 6 month probationary periodStarting: ASAP Apply now: Send your CV and a one page … Read more