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Upcoming Event: Energise , Sat 16th November in #Manchester

In a couple of weeks there’ll be a day of workshops and talks designed to help folks learn more about retrofitting their houses to improve energy efficiency. You can find out more about the event – and register for it … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Retrofit financing info night 28th February #Manchester

http://carbon.coop/news/2017-01-25/carbon-co-op-info-night-financing-retrofit Carbon Co-op Info Night: Financing Retrofit As those planning to retrofit will know, it’s difficult find to appropriate, affordable finance. With a lack of low cost financing and ‘payback’ being tricky to calculate, securing finance is often a key … Continue reading

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Council long-listed for green energy award!! Er, #Nottingham Council…also Carbon Coop!

Manchester’s Carbon Co-op has been long-listed for the presitgous Ashden Awards. According to the website – “The Awards celebrate global sustainable energy leaders and this year’s longlist ranges from a Malaysian architectural practice specialising in passive design to a UK … Continue reading

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Prof Kevin Anderson at Carbon Coop AGM #Manchester #climate

Professor Kevin Anderson (see January interview part 1, part 2 and part 3) speaking at the Carbon Coop AGM a couple of months ago. Carbon Co-op AGM 2015 – Kevin Anderson from Carbon Co-op on Vimeo. And here is the … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Carbon Co-op Social, October 16th #Madlab #Manchester

Carbon Co-op Social – Thurs 15th October 2015 Meet other members, socialise, discuss FREE, 6.30-9pm, Thursday 15th October 2015 MadLab, 36-40 Edge Street Manchester M4 1HN BOOK HERE: https://carbon-coop-social-2015.eventbrite.co.uk At October’s Social we will be launching of a series of video profiles of members, funded … Continue reading

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Job Alert: Carbon Co-op development and engagement worker

Carbon Co-op development and engagement worker Job advert Download as a PDF here. Deadline for applications: Weds 5th August 2015 Interviews: in Manchester w/c 10th August, w/c 17th August 2015 (flexible due to holidays, Skype interviews possible) Start date: September/October … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Carbon Coop AGM Thurs 21st May #Manchester #climate

Event Details We’d like to invite you to the Carbon Co-op AGM on Thursday 21st May 2015. A chance to find out more about what we’ve achieved, have your say on the activities of your society and elect (or stand … Continue reading

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#Manchester “Open Eco-homes” this weekend (24th/25th May)

Open Eco-homes – 24/25 May Thanks to everyone who contributed to last weekend’s eco-home event, this Saturday and Sunday sees another packed schedule of homes, visits, tours and another bus tour. Click here to see a full list of the … Continue reading

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“Greater #Manchester Open Eco-Homes weekends” – are you retrofit enough?

This below is from Carbon Coop… (if retrofitting interests you, have a read of the recent interview with Michael O’Doherty… Greater Manchester Open Eco-Homes weekends We are looking for households from Greater Manchester and beyond, who have undertaken energy efficient … Continue reading

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Another year for #Manchester – Carbon Coop 2013 and 2014

Carbon Coop‘s Jonathan Atkinson answers MCFly questions… What was your biggest achievement in 2013? Keeping on track to deliver our package of 13 whole house retrofits via a community-owned and run co-operative. If you could go back to the beginning … Continue reading

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