News and Jobs
This page is for sharing news about the greentech sector, whether in Oxfordshire or further afield, as well as relevant job opportunities arising, and to welcome new members. Our membership is full of active and vibrant organisations, often producing their own research or insights into their areas of expertise, as well as advertising for new people to join their teams, which we are pleased to showcase here.
Creating your crisis communication plan
If you have a Crisis Communication Plan, you’ve probably already got it off the shelf. No plan? It’s not too late to pull one together in 5 easy steps. Check out this short blog post from Oxfordshire Greentech member Positively Media on what to do to manage during a crisis – especially relevant as we, as a business community, deal with the impacts of coronavirus!
Lower cost of ownership strengthens business case for commercial EVs
The financial case for electric vehicles (EVs) was the focus of an Oxford City Council and Oxfordshire Greentech business breakfast this week. To a packed room at the Said Business School, speakers addressed topics that would-be adopters of commercial EVs want to understand. Leasing options, tax breaks, insurance, the second-hand market and cost of ownership were all high on the agenda.
Oxfordshire firms shortlisted for Cleantech Venture Day
Three Oxfordshire firms have been shortlisted for Cleantech Venture Day in London, an established investment pitching event that brings low carbon, sustainable tech firms together with investors.
Energy storage: How one Oxfordshire firm is pioneering new battery technology
The storage of electricity from low or zero carbon generation sources is of vital importance to addressing the climate crisis…
Vacancies at Oxford Product Design
“Making things better by making better things.”
OPD is a full-service, multi-award winning product design consultancy, committed to delivering innovative, commercially successful products across industries. They are currently looking to recruit for a number of vacancies:
- Electronics System Engineer
- Financial Controller
- Marketing Controller
- Project Manager (Maternity Cover)