Tom Bawden is Energy and Resources Correspondent for The Independent and Evening Standard.
06 July 2015 07:16 PM
After two men died from lightning strikes at the weekend, Tom Bawden explains the science of storms – and busts some myths about what we should do to stay safe
Green movement must escape its 'white, middle-class ghetto', says Friends of the Earth chief Craig Bennett
05 July 2015 12:33 AM
Exclusive: Craig Bennett says there is 'huge potential' to engage wider audience
04 July 2015 03:15 AM
Instead, Janos Pasztor suggests they come up with more workable solutions
03 July 2015 06:50 PM
Former Paralympian calls for an immediate moratorium on all such schemes
03 July 2015 01:30 AM
Oil giant settles last federal and state claims in deal that sets record but cheers investors
01 July 2015 07:57 PM
Fracking could also worsen traffic congestion, noise and air quality, and may not bring many jobs to an area in the longer term, it says
01 July 2015 12:01 AM
Forests, farmland and wetlands are being cleared to make way for new housing, mineral extraction, golf courses and wind farms
30 June 2015 07:59 PM
Members voted 8 to 7 in favour of the development, despite opposition from 29 environmental groups
30 June 2015 04:15 AM
The decision by local councillors to reject the plans defies clear advice from their legal and planning advisors to wave them through
30 June 2015 12:00 AM
The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) report says the UK will be in danger of producing less food in the coming decades
Dresden riots: Protesters in Germany attack refugee buses shouting 'foreigners out'
France train shooting: US soldiers speak of the moment they stopped gunman and 'beat him until he was unconscious'
Labour leadership: Jeremy Corbyn accused of 'deluding' young supporters with 'claptrap'
'Women only' train carriages: Jeremy Corbyn unveils radical move to tackle public harassment
Black holes are a passage to another universe, says Stephen Hawking
Iain Duncan Smith calls for urgent ESA overhaul as part of drive to cut down welfare costs
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- 4 Russia 'accidentally reveals' number of its soldiers killed in eastern Ukraine
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