Tom Bawden is Energy and Resources Correspondent for The Independent and Evening Standard.
04 June 2014 05:00 AM
A species of bee from Europe that has stronger resistance to parasite infections than native bumblebees has spread across the UK, raising fears that it could wipe out large numbers of the country’s beleagured population of domestic species.
No gas found in the Weald basin: Does this spell the end of the Government’s dream of a fracking revolution?
23 May 2014 07:52 PM
The survey casts doubt on exactly how much shale oil and gas the UK can produce - if any
21 May 2014 07:38 PM
Britain faces an increased threat from “tropical” diseases like malaria and West Nile virus – because of the increasing popularity of garden water butts.
20 May 2014 07:35 PM
John Gummer tells Tom Bawden a thawing in attitudes is down to recent bad weather and a tide of scientific evidence
16 May 2014 06:09 PM
Despite strong opposition to the plans, the legal challenge was dismissed
16 May 2014 12:00 AM
23 April 2014 04:09 PM
The Energy Secretary Ed Davey has stepped up his battle against climate change after announcing plans for eight giant renewable power projects that will deliver enough green electricity for three million homes.
23 April 2014 03:17 PM
Shares in Drax fell 10 per cent after the Government said a new subsidy scheme would only apply to limited part of its plan to convert much of its giant coal-fired plant into biomass burners.
23 April 2014 12:29 AM
The National Trust will kick off a new era today by switching on the first of 44 large-scale renewable power plants that will transform the charity into a major energy supplier within five years.
21 April 2014 05:53 PM
Spring blooms have arrived ahead of schedule – welcome news for people who used the bank-holiday weekend to get out in their backyards after two of the worst years for gardens on record.
The 'scroungers’ fight back: The welfare claimants battling to alter stereotypes
Arizona execution lasts two hours as killer Joseph Wood left 'snorting and gasping' for air
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Ukrainian military jet was flying close to passenger plane before it was shot down, says Russian officer
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Massive rise in sale of British arms to Russia
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: victims’ bodies bundled in black bags and loaded onto trains
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