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Council leader urges action as COP26 is set to open in Glasgow

Council leader urges action as COP26 is set to open in Glasgow

Oxfordshire County Council leader Councillor Liz Leffman has urged world leaders to grasp the opportunity to tackle climate change that the forthcoming COP26 summit in Glasgow represents.
Councils urge global leaders to agree urgent climate action at COP26

Councils urge global leaders to agree urgent climate action at COP26

South Oxfordshire and Vale of White Horse District Councils are urging the leaders attending COP26 to urgently agree on significant global climate action before it’s too late.
Local Energy Oxfordshire trialling how to make renewables work for everyone. Image: Osney Island SFN trial

Local Energy Oxfordshire trialling how to make renewables work for everyone

Critical to the success of Project LEO is the involvement of five local communities across Oxfordshire in a series of Smart and Fair Neighbourhood (SFN) trials.
Road to Renewables COP26 bus

‘Road to Renewables’ COP26 bus tour kicks off in centre of Oxford

The fully electric double-decker bus arrived into Oxford city centre as the first stop of a two-week nationwide tour that will end in Glasgow ahead of the COP26 summit.
Oxfordshire based Williams Racing commits to becoming climate positive by 2030. Image: CEO Jost Capito with colleagues

Williams Racing commits to becoming climate positive by 2030

Building on progress in the global motorsport industry in recent years, Williams Racing goes further than any other race team in committing to becoming climate positive by 2030.
Oxford Uni spin-out Brill Power launches ‘intelligent’ battery management systems

Oxford Uni spin-out Brill Power launches ‘intelligent’ battery management systems

Brill Power’s breakthrough technology will transform the cost and performance of energy storage systems by increasing battery life by up to 60% and enhancing storage capacity by up to 129%.
Willmott Dixon to deliver Oxford’s leisure centre decarbonisation programme

Willmott Dixon to deliver Oxford’s leisure centre decarbonisation programme

The extensive decarbonisation programme, will see four of the city’s leisure centres reduce their emissions by converting from fossil fuels to water and air source heat pumps.
Planet Mark delivers Net Zero Carbon message to Oxfordshire’s local businesses.

Planet Mark delivers Net Zero Carbon message to Oxfordshire’s local businesses

The event was attended by more than 20 local organisations that shared their net zero carbon learnings and discussed the challenges they faced while reducing their carbon emissions.
Get outside! Indian summer forecast for Oxfordshire from Sunday.

Get outside! Indian summer forecast for Oxfordshire from Sunday

The latest Met Office and BBC forecast an Indian summer for Oxfordshire from Sunday, with temperatures reaching highs of 27°C later in the week.
The zero carbon battle bus which is coming to Oxford and Bicester on 07 September

The zero carbon battle bus coming to Oxford and Bicester on 07 September

Oxfordshire’s countdown to the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow continues this month with the arrival of a zero carbon tour battle bus to the county.