Power in the City: A walk through Manchester’s Electric Past

Over the past two years, with the support of the Jam and Justice project, Carbon Co-op has been working with academic Hannah Knox and performance practitioner Britt Jurgensen to lead a collaborative research project examining the role of municipal institutions within the provision of energy in Manchester. Our research led to the publication of the … Read more

Carbon Co-op at the Greater Manchester Mayor’s Green Summit

Carbon Co-op project manager Jonathan Atkinson speaking at the Mayor's Green Summit

Jonathan Atkinson, Project Manager at Carbon Co-op was asked to present at GM Mayor, Andy Burnham’s Green Summit in March 2018 and used the opportunity to highlight the need for a just transition. Carbon Co-op have been involved in the summit as part of the planning group and have also hosted and contributed to a … Read more

The Great Energy Escape – panel discussion event

Wind farm

As part of the Manchester Science Festival 2017, Carbon Co-op and Energy Democracy Greater Manchester are running the Great Energy Escape, an immersive game exploring the challenges of the energy transition we're all now involved in. Details DATE: 7-9pm, Monday 6th November 2017 LOCATION: Anthony Burgess Foundation, 3 Cambridge Street, Manchester M1 5BY BOOKING LINK: … Read more