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.

 

Welcome to our most recent new members…

Easthouse

Easthouse is a software house for businesses in the e-mobility, renewables and sustainability sector. We build mobile, web and IoT applications that enable sustainable progression.

Defy Expectations

Defy Expectations drives business success by helping you get the right people, in the right place, at the right time, doing the right things. They offer leadership and team coaching, and are experts in business management and neuroscience insights in the workplace.

Resonant Architecture

Resonant Architecture offers solutions to the challenge of integrating environmental sustainability into the lifecycle of built environments. Using the understanding and expertise gained in the field of both large scale strategic architectural projects and the design of detailed end-user experience, we seek a collaborative approach with like-minded clients to innovate where the opportunity presents itself to push the sustainability envelope.

AndAnotherDay

AndAnotherDay is a web technology agency who build bespoke web applications, dashboards and websites for organisations whose aim is to make a positive change to the world, especially those who use advances in green technology to achieve it.

EnerGenius

EnerGenius is an energy switching website with a difference. We work only with green energy suppliers to offer our clients the best sustainable energy deals in the UK. If an energy supplier isn’t fully sustainable, then we don’t work with them.

My Global Home

My Global Home is a company that is using smart, sustainable technology to disrupt the building industry by creating flexible homes that deliver cradle to grave care for their occupants.  Working with multi-national partners and collaborating with the University of Surrey to create visionary demonstrators for its technology, My Global Home is setting out to change the way we live.

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How should I communicate about our green and sustainable business? FREE consultation offer

Regardless of the outcome, COP26 is a landmark moment for everyone in business. The direction is clear. There has to be huge sustainable goals and far more focus on achieving a genuinely green economy.

So, how are you talking about this in your business? Are you telling the right stories? Are you confused?

Positively Media, who have been pioneers of green agenda communications for 20 years, are offering fellow Oxfordshire Greentech members an initial free consultation to review what you are saying as a business or brand.

Is your messaging evolving to reflect new thinking and aligning to the new sustainable agenda? Contact Rod Macrae to book a session.

Oxford Technology Park unveils plans for the Innovation Quarter

Oxford Technology Park, the major new science and technology park for Oxford, has unveiled plans for the Innovation Quarter – 11 two-storey buildings of striking contemporary design, to accommodate the rapid growth of Oxford’s science and technology companies.

Since the inception, sustainability has been the principal ethos of the park, meaning the Innovation Quarter’s environmental credentials, which will be rated BREEAM Excellent, will include carpet tiling from recycled materials, automatic movement and daylight sensitive lighting, mixed mode mechanical ventilation with heat recovery, energy monitoring system, solar gain resistant enhanced cladding and electric vehicle charging points.

Business advisors and accountants Shaw Gibbs make strides to become more sustainable

Volunteers from Shaw Gibbs take part in the Green Team in order to contribute and initiate ideas to help reduce our environmental impact and carbon footprint.

The team use Bioregional’s One Planet Living sustainability framework which comprises of ten simple principles and detailed goals and guidance to help organisations around the world achieve their vision for a brighter and better future.

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Oxford-based company EZ-Charge are raising funds to create easy-access public charge points

The ground-breaking company EZ-Charge, are currently raising finance via Ethex to make EV ownership and charging easier. With the creation of easy-access public charge points, they are extending the network. Find out more about the project in this webinar recording.

Founder member Seacourt’s environmental magazine

This 3rd edition is focused on 2021 and the key priorities that businesses are looking at from a sustainability perspective for this most critical of years. If anyone would like to receive a copy please email info@seacourt.net

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