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*[http://www.ecobicester.org.uk/ Eco Bicester]
 
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*[http://www.lowcarbonwestoxford.org.uk/ Low Carbon West Oxford]
 
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[http://www.abingdonhydro.org.uk/ Abingdon Hydro] - [http://www.osneylockhydro.co.uk/ Osney Lock Hydro] - [http://www.westmillsolar.coop/ Westmill Solar] Co-operative
 
[http://www.abingdonhydro.org.uk/ Abingdon Hydro] - [http://www.osneylockhydro.co.uk/ Osney Lock Hydro] - [http://www.westmillsolar.coop/ Westmill Solar] Co-operative
  
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[http://www.oxford.gov.uk/PageRender/decEH/Cleaner,_Greener_City_Centre_occw.htm Cleaner, Greener Oxford], Oxford City Council campaign - [http://oxclean.org.uk/ OxClean], Oxford Civic Society initiative dedicated to keeping Oxford clean and tidy - [http://oxfloodnet.co.uk/ Oxford Flood Network], making a citizen-built flood detection network in Oxford, based on river levels, groundwater and local knowledge.
 
[http://www.oxford.gov.uk/PageRender/decEH/Cleaner,_Greener_City_Centre_occw.htm Cleaner, Greener Oxford], Oxford City Council campaign - [http://oxclean.org.uk/ OxClean], Oxford Civic Society initiative dedicated to keeping Oxford clean and tidy - [http://oxfloodnet.co.uk/ Oxford Flood Network], making a citizen-built flood detection network in Oxford, based on river levels, groundwater and local knowledge.
  
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[http://www.bicestergreengym.org/ Bicester Green Gym]
 
[http://www.bicestergreengym.org/ Bicester Green Gym]
 
=== Low carbon communities ===
 
 
[http://www.lowcarbonhub.org/ Low Carbon Hub] - [http://www.lowcarbonwestoxford.org.uk/ Low Carbon West Oxford]
 
  
 
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[http://www.bicestergreen.org.uk/ Bicester Green], independent social enterprise, led by the local community. Main activities are repair and refurbishment of items, such as small electricals, wooden furniture, and bicycles. - [http://www.oxfordshirewaste.gov.uk/ Oxfordshire Waste Partnership]
 
[http://www.bicestergreen.org.uk/ Bicester Green], independent social enterprise, led by the local community. Main activities are repair and refurbishment of items, such as small electricals, wooden furniture, and bicycles. - [http://www.oxfordshirewaste.gov.uk/ Oxfordshire Waste Partnership]
  
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'''Walking''': Wikipedia: [[wikipedia:Category:Footpaths in Oxfordshire|Footpaths in Oxfordshire]] (category)  
 
'''Walking''': Wikipedia: [[wikipedia:Category:Footpaths in Oxfordshire|Footpaths in Oxfordshire]] (category)  

Revision as of 15:17, 14 September 2015

Events

2014

June 14 - 22 Low Carbon Oxford Week

June 14 Good Food Oxford Launch Fest

News and comment

2016

100 electric car charging stations to be installed around Oxford in world's biggest scheme, January 25 [1]

2015

Oxford's aspirations to host the first double decker wireless electric bus project, March 16 [2]

2014

Oxford Council first UK authority to pass divestment motion, September 16 [3]

Pioneering community renewables in Oxford, July 11 [4]


References

  1. oxfordmail.co.uk
  2. Oxfordshire County Council
  3. Fossil Free UK
  4. The Ecologist

Sustainability initiatives

Campaigns

Oxford University Fossil Free

Initiatives by topic

Biodiversity

Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust

Climate action

Community Action Groups, network of local voluntary groups in Oxfordshire involved in community led climate change action.

Community energy

Abingdon Hydro - Osney Lock Hydro - Westmill Solar Co-operative

Cycling activism

West Oxford Community Path campaign

Environment quality

Cleaner, Greener Oxford, Oxford City Council campaign - OxClean, Oxford Civic Society initiative dedicated to keeping Oxford clean and tidy - Oxford Flood Network, making a citizen-built flood detection network in Oxford, based on river levels, groundwater and local knowledge.

Food activism

Abundance Oxford, not-for-profit community harvesting, redistributing & preserving group - Cultivate Oxford - Good Food Oxford - Too Good To Waste Oxfordshire

Health

Bicester Green Gym

Reduce, reuse, repair and recycle

Bicester Green, independent social enterprise, led by the local community. Main activities are repair and refurbishment of items, such as small electricals, wooden furniture, and bicycles. - Oxfordshire Waste Partnership

Sustainable transport activism

Walking: Wikipedia: Footpaths in Oxfordshire (category)

Waterways: Wilts & Berks Canal Trust - Wikipedia: Oxford Canal, Wilts & Berks Canal, Wilts & Berks Canal Trust

Interwiki links

Wikipedia: Oxfordshire


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References

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