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Low Carbon Oxford annual meeting

On Monday 23rd of March, Low Carbon Oxford’s Annual Pathfinder event took place at Oxford Town Hall. More than fifty participants gathered in the beautiful main hall to celebrate successes from the past year of Low Carbon Oxford, look at current Pathfinder progress on emissions reduction and to look ahead at the future (2020 and beyond), including opportunities for collaboration, events and activities for  297 more words


Bio-based diesel fuel now pumping at Northern California gas stations

SACRAMENTO, CA — Clean, bio-based diesel is now available at the pump in 17 gas stations across Northern California following Wednesday’s first-fueling launch of “Diesel HPR” at a downtown Sacramento gas station. 173 more words


A UK Energy System for Low Carbon Vehicles

The Energy Technologies Institute is seeking partners for a project to determine the market frameworks and integrated system that could best deliver a cost-effective UK energy system for low carbon vehicles. 248 more words

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The Future is LILAC

Talk about housing cooperatives and some people think of hippy communes or the 70’s BBC comedy The Good Life with Tom and Barbara turning their garden into a farm complete with chickens and a goat. 993 more words

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Chatrium Hotels & Residences Move Towards Low-carbon Society

February 2015, Bangkok: Chatrium Hotels & Residences recently joined a Low-carbon initiative, “Bike & Buddy”, organized by Thai Hotels Association and Green Leaf Foundation to promote the benefits of a low carbon society at Vachirabenjatas Park. 170 more words


Fossil Fuel Divestment: What Will it Achieve?

Recently, the fossil fuel divestment movement has appeared frequently in the public domain. It has grown significantly since its introduction as a radical student-driven campaign.  With the support of established organisations and institutions, fossil fuel divestment has grown into a mainstream movement that is demanding the attention and response of individuals, institutions, investment houses, companies and governments across the globe. 1,466 more words


Carbon Negative Masonry Block

Leading masonry products manufacturer, Lignacite, has launched the world’s first carbon negative building block. Named ‘The Carbon Buster’, the new building block from… 593 more words


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