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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.

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.

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

  • Investment offer

    Community Energy Fund 2020

    We are re-opening our Community Energy Fund in Spring 2020… Next month we’re re-opening our Community Energy Fund to investors. It’s the investment opportunity that puts your money to work delivering local energy projects to tackle climate change, and pays you interest along the way in return for your support. Find out more about the…
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The latest Hub news

  • LEO local energy oxfordshire
    News story

    Project LEO shortlisted for Network Awards 2020

    27th January 2020
    We’re very excited to announce that Project LEO has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Network Awards 2020, within the category of ‘Partnership Initiative of the Year’. The Network Awards celebrate individuals and organisations that have demonstrated exceptional performance in the energy industry, and are shaping the energy system of tomorrow. Winners are announced…
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Featured project

  • Kids CAN resources, educating children on climate change
    Project

    KidsCAN: empowering children to take action on climate change

    KidsCAN (Climate Action Network) Children are crucial to our climate crisis, becoming the next generation of leaders. They’re also leading the way when it comes to climate action. The School Strikes for Climate taking place each Friday all over the world, for instance, have brought much needed attention to the climate crisis. But when it…
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