Welcome to Low Carbon Oxford

Low Carbon Oxford is a network of organisations with a shared vision of Oxford as a low carbon city. Over 40 diverse organisations all working together to achieve the city’s very ambitious target of reducing emissions in Oxford by 40% by 2020.

Low Carbon Oxford Week returns 11-19 June

Low Carbon Oxford Week is Oxford’s big environmental summer festival and uses creativity, culture and community to inspire local people to take action on climate change. Organised by Oxford City … Continue reading


Greening the Arts in Oxford with Julie’s Bicycle

Cultural organisations can have a huge impact on communicating about climate change and bringing about social change.  They also have their own carbon impacts to worry about, whether from cultural … Continue reading


Low Carbon Oxford: Getting to 40% – Annual Pathfinder event Wednesday 16 March

  Lewis Knight from Bioregional – LCO’s newest members Global Action Plan’s Sonja Graham reminds us of the role of behaviour change in the sustainability solution Each year, LCO network members … Continue reading


Route Map to 2020

Oxford City Council is leading on the development of a Low Carbon Oxford Route Map to 2020 – an action plan that sets out how the City of Oxford will reduce … Continue reading


Report published of findings from low carbon workshops

Since 2014, Ruth Mayne, a researcher from the Environmental Change Institute, has been working with Low Carbon Oxford examining engagement across the network and beyond as part of an University funded … Continue reading


LCO partner visits to North West Bicester eco-town

All Low Carbon Oxford Pathfinder members are invited on a visit to a2dominion’s North West Bicester development – the UK’s first eco town. The North West Bicester development will see up … Continue reading


Engage Employees and Change Behaviour – free workshop with Adam Woodhall

Invigorate your sustainability programme by joining expert Adam Woodhall at this high impact workshop. You will leave motivated to engage employees and generate behaviour change in your organisation, with new … Continue reading

29th April 2016

Sustainable Heat: Keeping Warm for Good – LCO network seminar on Tuesday 12 January 2016

     On Tuesday 12 January 2016, Low Carbon Oxford invited Pathfinders to a free seminar on Sustainable Heat – hosted very kindly by British Gas at their award-winning offices in … Continue reading

25th November 2015

Drivers for Change

Attendees of the first LCO sustainable transport event, held at Unipart on May 20th 2015, brought stories of success, pointers for the future and some lively discussion. Following a welcome … Continue reading

5th June 2015

Pathfinder progress on carbon emission reduction

By signing the Low Carbon Oxford charter all Pathfinder organisations agree to report back on the progress made in reducing the carbon emissions or carbon intensity of their organisation. The first data collection … Continue reading

28th April 2015