WELCOME TO THE
LOW CARBON HUB

Creating energy we can
all feel good about

The Low Carbon Hub is a social enterprise that’s out to prove we can meet our energy needs in a way that’s good for people and the planet.

The days of fossil fuels are numbered. The shift to renewable generation is gaining pace and gives us the opportunity to reshape the way we manage our energy.

Will you invest in a better energy future, and put your money to work tackling climate change? With our Community Energy Fund, you can do just that – and it’s open for new investment until 10 June 2020.

Find out more about our latest investment opportunity

Low Carbon Hub in Oxford is one of the most important community energy organisations in the UK. It’s poised to start a revolution in the way we develop and use our energy.

Low Carbon Hub & COVID-19

With the growing threat of COVID-19, we’d already made the decision to close our office at the Wood Centre for Innovation. However, we are continuing to work hard to fulfil our mission of a zero carbon energy system which is good for people and for the planet – we’re just doing it from home for a while.

Please do not send us post for the time being. However, we are still contactable as normal by phone and email, so do get in touch if you need to speak to us.

Our impact

44
Renewable energy installations
1,244
tonnes of CO₂ saved every year
4.4
GWh of potential clean energy generation a year
£1.7m
lifetime anticipated savings on electricty bills by hosts
£2.6m
lifetime anticipated community benefit donation to Oxfordshire communities
1,000+
Investor members who help finance our projects and bring projects into community ownership

Invest in a better energy future

  • Low Carbon Hub Community Energy Fund 2020: invest in the future of energy
    Investment offer

    Community Energy Fund 2020

    Our Community Energy Fund is now open for new investment This spring, we want to raise £1.5 million of new investment into the Community Energy Fund to allow us to continue to develop our portfolio of renewable energy generation projects including rooftop solar PV arrays, and developing ground mount solar sites to support Project LEOreplace…
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The latest Hub news

Featured project

Featured programme

  • Programme

    Energy Solutions Oxfordshire (ESOx)

    The one-stop energy efficiency service for organisations, saving time, money, and carbon Energy Solutions Oxfordshire (ESOx) is a one-stop service, making it simple for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Oxfordshire to undertake energy efficiency improvements to make assured savings on their energy bills, reduce their carbon emissions, and improve the comfort of their buildings…
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