Tom Bawden is Energy and Resources Correspondent for The Independent and Evening Standard.
27 June 2014 12:00 AM
Households could be forced to pay unnecessarily high energy bills after the Government’s spending watchdog warned it may have promised green electricity investors higher subsidies than were necessary to persuade them to build new power stations.
26 June 2014 07:26 PM
Renewables now supply one fifth of energy – up 43 per cent in a single year
Improved communication between experts and the public key in winning battle to curb climate change, claims expert
25 June 2014 06:55 PM
Professor Chris Rapley believes scientists should rely less on scientific fact and more on narrative techniques to make their points
16 June 2014 12:46 PM
Prices have spiked $5 a barrel to nine-month highs of $113
16 June 2014 12:19 AM
Lord Stern says current models do not adequately reflect the science and the impact on global economies
10 June 2014 09:07 PM
Leader who enlisted Sting to save rainforest tells Tom Bawden the problem is as bad as ever
Unleash metrics on the climate change sceptics! Met Office chief wants scientists to turn to poetry to promote research
08 June 2014 09:58 PM
William Wordsworth found inspiration for his poetry in his environment, not least the “golden daffodils” he saw “beside the lake”.
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.
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Crisis? What crisis? A visiting US doctor gives the NHS a rave review
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Scottish Independence Referendum: Salmond described as 'arrogant, ambitious and dishonest' by Scottish women
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- 2 ALS ice bucket challenge co-founder Corey Griffin drowns, aged 27
- 3 World peace? These are the only 11 countries in the world that are actually free from conflict
- 4 Nicki Minaj 'Anaconda': Singer finally releases predictable video
- 5 James Foley 'beheading': Met police warn public watching murder video could be criminal offence