LCWO have been awarded a grant for the Osney Weir Hydro Scheme. A grant of £2,507 was awarded by Oxford City Council towards the cost of designing a micro-hydro electricity generating scheme at Osney Weir.
This is part of Low Carbon West Oxford’s (LCWO) Big Green Challenge project to promote sustainable lifestyles, which could ultimately win the community a grant of up to £1 million to develop low carbon energy sources. (Oxford City Council – Full Text )
Members of LCWO By Buck Gates on Osney Island