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Welcome to Ecovation
Upcoming events:
Ideal Green Home Show
Oxfordshire ClimateXChange and the Climate Outreach Information Luckynugget bonus Network (COIN) are planning another ‘Ideal Green Home Show’ at Oxford Town Hall. Featuring many different stalls of local Eco-renovation suppliers as well as home eco-renovation Case Studies presentations. This will bring together
an imaginative exchange of ideas and experiences.

Practitioners, businesses and community enterprises are pioneering eco-renovation pathways, and an increasing number of home owners are showing how it is possible to slash heating bills and make their homes warmer, brighter and more desirable. Don't miss out on this opportunity!

To view the report about last years event,
click here For interest in a stall, contact
ecovation (at)

Recent event:

We successfully organised the third Ecovation Open Day event from 10th to 13th September 2009. Click here for more Information...
Feedback/report of the event coming soon!

Latest case studies:

This event was run as part of Oxford Open doors and Heritage Open Days

It was organised and brought to you by The Climate Outreach and Information Network ( and ClimateX (

Network for Home Eco-Renovators Welcome to Ecovation, a major new initiative for people who have renovated their houses to a high environmental standard to share their experiences, tips, and contacts. Ecovation is a collective, informative site for inspiring and enabling practical change.

Get Involved

Are you interested in the idea of saving money, improving your home, and helping the environment? If so, Ecovation is the resource you need. Start by having a look through the Case studies of eco-renovated houses.

About Ecovation
The Ecovation Initiative is a project of the
Climate Outreach Information Network, and is supported by The Ove Arup Foundation
The Building Research Establishment Trust and Greenpeace Charitable Trust.
More about the project...

Ecovation Directory:

We've now compiled a useful list of Oxfordshire based eco-renovation material suppliers and professionals, to help you find the right services for your individual projects. Go to 'Resources' to find out more or download the document below...

Download the Oxfordshire Eco-renovation directory (pdf document)...

Eco-homes Open Days 'How to do it' pack

Would you be interested in organising an open days event for eco-renovated or new build eco-homes in your area? 
COIN is promoting a model, which is well tested and effective and helping to build a national scheme of ecohouse open days.

If you are interested we can help you with personal advice,contacts and a pack containing all the materials you will need. Read more...

Past events:
Open Eco-homes 2008
Thu 11th-Su 14th September 2008
Once again 18 homes opened their doors to share techniques and
experiences of eco-renovation
For details about the event CLICK HERE

Oxon Ideal Green Home Show
On 17th April 6-9pm, Oxford Town Hall
the advice, products and installers to transform your house

Learn from people who have eco-renovated their home
Link with others who want to make the next step with eco-renovation

For more information read deatails about the

To view the report of the evening, CLICK HERE...
To view images of the event, CLICK HERE

Oxfordshire Open Eco-houses

On the 24th and 25th of November 2007 -
18 homes opened their doors to share techniques and
experiences of eco-renovation.
Find out more...
Read the Open Day report...

Eco-kitchen workshop
The sessions are aimed at already eco aware or recently inspired people interested in making major or minor sustainable adaptations to the most carbon intensive room in our homes - the kitchen.  For more Information click here... 
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