Browse news and features about Zero Carbon Oxford – an ambition of achieving net zero carbon emissions in Oxford city by 2040. It includes the Zero Carbon Oxford Partnership – a growing network coordinated by Oxford City Council. The new partnership, consisting of the city’s universities, institutions and large businesses, aims to reduce Oxford’s carbon emissions to net zero by 2040 – by using each other’s sphere of influence and knowledge to achieve shared goals and initiatives across the city.
The group of 21 leaders from the city’s universities, institutions and large businesses gave support to the aspiration of achieving net zero carbon emissions as a city by 2040.
Oxford City Council has announced the appointment of its first scientific advisor, Professor Nick Eyre, to support in tackling climate emergency.