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.

 

News

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…

Vehicle-to-grid: Oxfordshire study could mean power from electric vehicles is used to balance supply 

Parked commercial electric vehicles (EV’s) could be used to help balance electricity supply on the UK’s energy network. Oxfordshire County Council is taking part in a national scheme to test the feasibility of vehicle-to-grid power management. 

Cambridge Cleantech partnering with Choose Paris Region to host the first half of Cleantech Venture Day at the French Embassy 

Martin Garratt, CEO of Cambridge Cleantech, is looking forward to working together with Choose Paris Region: “It is important to build and reinforce a bridge between the UK and France, to not compete against each other but rather work together in the fight for environmental change.”

Jobs

Electrogenic is expanding into new premises in Kidlington, Oxfordshire, and we need to grow our team!

At Electrogenic we convert classic cars to 100% electric. We are technology-focused, we have a passion for classic motoring history and for contributing to a sustainable future.

Our focus is to produce vehicles that do everything you expect from a modern EV, but with style.

The positions we are recruiting for are:

  • vehicle mechanics
  • vehicle electrician
  • design engineer
  • administrator with strong media skills
  • administration assistant

Salaries are competitive and we have a staff bonus scheme linked to the success of the business.  

Welcome to our most recent members…

Wild Property Consultancy specialises in commercial real estate. Based in Oxfordshire, we recognise the privileged position the property profession holds in its management of the nation’s real estate. We are prepared to reflect on the impact a particular decision or strategy will have on the community around.
At +Positively we focus on developing great campaigns: generating ideas, strategies and content. It is a simple case of helping clients to reach the right people. In creating +Positively Green, we are also proud to have been amongst the pioneers of communicating sustainability and green issues. 
Wallers are the local and family run Oxford Estate Agency. Everyone at Wallers strives to go the extra mile to deliver a personal and professional service to anyone buying or selling their home. They aspire to be as green as they can be!
Bicester Motion is a unique 444-acre automotive resort which plans to be the first resort where visitors can become fully immersed in the breadth of our automotive culture, from existing on-site historic vehicle specialists (at Bicester Heritage) through to future electric and autonomous technology.
Oxon Energy Ltd in Henley on Thames offers a complete renewable energy, heating, plumbing and design consultancy service to industrial, commercial, agricultural and domestic customers in Oxfordshire, Berkshire and Buckinghamshire.