Energy rationing could hit Europe this winter, warns Shell boss

Shell’s Chief Executive has predicted there will be a “very significant” escalation in energy prices

Johnson Matthey sells part of Battery Materials business for £50m

The sale to EV Metals Group includes its assets at the Battery Technology Centre in Oxford & Battery Technology Centre and pilot plant in Billingham as well as a research centre in Moosburg, Germany

Extinction Rebellion camp outside Barclays

The protestors claim the bank’s climate targets fall short of UN standards

Oxford Mayor travels to French climate conference by plane

This is following a social media campaign in November asking the public to travel by train, rather than plane

Commercial fusion energy reaches new milestone

Oxford-based firm Tokamak Energy has said it reached a plasma temperature of 100 million degrees Celsius

‘Britain’s first’ zero emission zone begins

Daily charges range from £2 to £10 depending on how polluting the vehicle is

UK fusion technology breaks ‘landmark record’

Researchers produced 59 megajoules of sustained fusion energy, more than double the previous record in 1997

It lives! Fusion has a pulse!

UK Atomic Energy Authority machine completed its 100,000th live pulse

Royal Air Force launches self-driving vehicle trial

The self-driving car, called Kar-Go is a zero-emissions delivery vehicle that will deliver supplies around an RAF base in Oxfordshire

Oxford’s Zero Emission Zone to launch in February

Any vehicles that are not zero-emission and are travelling within the zone between 7am and 7pm could be charged up to £20