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Upcoming Event: Trafford “Waste Ambassador” training on Saturday 6th October #afsl

Action for Sustainable Living is currently recruiting for people from Trafford to attend free Waste Ambassador training on Saturday 6th October. There are 10 free places available for Trafford residents. “The training will be fun and interactive teaching how to … Continue reading

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Job Alert: Freelance Energy Trainers… & unwaged slaves.

This from Action for Sustainable Living; We are recruiting again! This time we are looking for Freelance Energy Trainers (paid) and two voluntary intern roles: Volunteer Coordinator Intern and an Energy Intern. For more information and an application pack, please … Continue reading

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Job Alert: AfSL development worker

Action for Sustainable Living is going to appoint a part-time Development Worker (0.5) to manage the delivery of its BIG Lottery-funded work and support the charity through its next stage of development. Its Green Seeds project, “supported by the National … Continue reading

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Event Report: AfSL celebrates

Action for Sustainable Living, the Manchester-based charity that well… the-clue-is-in-the-name, held a “thanks and aren’t our volunteers really cool” event (1) tonight. It was at Platt Chapel , and in covering it we are in no way influenced by the … Continue reading

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Manchester Gets Ready to Retrofit

MCFly writer Philip James investigates plans for a Mancunian “retrofit revolution” Manchester is readying itself for a retrofit revolution. Our leaky existing housing stock has to be transformed into well-insulated, airtight and efficient homes that are fit for a low … Continue reading

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Job Alert: Freelance Domestic Energy Officers

Action for Sustainable Living is looking for self-motivated Freelance Domestic Energy Officers to deliver its Domestic Energy Programme in partnership with Housing Associations from Feb 2012 to Sept 2013. It involves delivering daytime and evening training-the-trainer sessions to Housing Association … Continue reading

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Carbon Co-op’s reaction to not winning a hundred grand

First the bad news – Carbon Coop, which made the finals of a competition with £100,000 funding for community-based energy savings to be won, fell at the final hurdle. But there are other irons in the fire… Manchester Climate Monthly … Continue reading

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Event Report: South Manchester Environment Forum #4

Six volunteers working for Action for Sustainable Living  have pulled off an excellent and (1) deeply flawed “South Manchester Environmental Forum” tonight. The event, which saw a total of seven presentations given to a packed room of more than 60 … Continue reading

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AfSL Lose Bid To Create ‘Renewable Energy Hubs’

Action for Sustainable Living (AfSL), the award-winning Manchester-based eco charity has lost a bid to create three community renewable energy hubs across the city. On Monday 31st October, they announced that they had not been selected as one of twenty … Continue reading

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