Tom Bawden is Energy and Resources Correspondent for The Independent and Evening Standard.
18 February 2015 07:47 PM
Ground nut shells are being used in place of more expensive spices
18 February 2015 12:41 AM
Two more oil companies pared back their spending yesterday amid plunging prices as the International Energy Agency (IEA) warned that the rise of Isis in Iraq and Syria could severely hit supplies over the next decade.
18 February 2015 12:39 AM
There is unlikely to be any significant production of shale gas or oil in the UK and Europe for at least 20 years, according to BP’s starkest forecast yet of the fracking industry’s potential outside the US.
16 February 2015 07:42 PM
FSA recalls a fourth product from Britain’s shelves for containing undeclared almond protein
13 February 2015 07:09 PM
Exclusive: Peanut and almond are ‘being used’ as substitute for cumin seeds following terrible harvest in India
12 February 2015 06:04 PM
Research provides the first evidence that animals can recognise our expressions
11 February 2015 06:50 PM
Creatures have been known to give piggybacks and play ball
04 February 2015 12:59 AM
The oil price slump is likely to last for several years and companies will need to adjust to this “new reality” by making enormous cuts to their capital spending, BP chief executive Bob Dudley warned yesterday, as he announced plans to chop $6bn (£4bn) off the group’s capital spending this year.
03 February 2015 07:38 PM
Professor Anne Glover was ousted as the European Commission’s chief scientific officer in January EU
03 February 2015 11:44 AM
'We have now entered a new and challenging phase of low oil prices' says chief executive Bob Dudley
Thousands of teenage girls enduring debilitating illnesses after routine school cancer vaccination
Migrants in Kos: Photos show real tragedy after Brits abroad complain of 'awkward' holidays
British tourists complain that impoverished boat migrants are making holidays 'awkward' in Kos
Michael Gove determined to scrap the Human Rights Act – even if Scotland retains it
Threat to scrap Human Rights Act could see UK follow Nazi example, warns UN official
Church of England 'one generation away from extinction' after dramatic loss of followers
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