Tom Bawden is Energy and Resources Correspondent for The Independent and Evening Standard.
UK smog: Nitrogen doesn't just cause air pollution - it is a huge threat to Britain's wildlife too, experts warn
06 April 2014 06:38 PM
The nitrogen pollution contributing to Britain’s smog poses the biggest threat to wildlife that the public has never heard of – with the potential to wipe out everything from clover to butterflies in eco-systems across the country – experts have warned.
03 April 2014 06:18 PM
Plans to extend a controversial badger cull have been dropped by the Government after an independent report into last year’s trials found they fell short on grounds of effectiveness and humaneness.
03 April 2014 05:45 PM
The Saharan dust storms thickening Britain’s smog and coating cars from Cornwall to Aberdeen will become increasingly strong in the coming years as a “nasty mixture” of drought, development and intensive farming in North Africa pushes up air pollution, a leading dust expert warned yesterday.
Wildife Trusts: Britain's grasslands face greatest ever threat from building development and climate change
03 April 2014 12:04 AM
Britain’s already decimated reserves of grassland face an unprecedented threat from building developments and climate change, The Wildlife Trusts have warned.
02 April 2014 08:22 PM
The fine particles created by the engines pose huge health risks, expert warns
02 April 2014 12:07 AM
The BBC has been accused of misleading the public about climate change, creating a “false balance” by allowing unqualified climate sceptics too much air time and giving opinion the same weight as fact.
31 March 2014 05:37 PM
Japan has been ordered to end whale hunts in the Antarctic in a historic ruling that saw United Nations judges dismiss longstanding Japanese arguments that the hunting of more than 900 whales a year was carried out for scientific research purposes only.
30 March 2014 12:26 AM
Report says effects of tree dieback on food production and biodiversity worse than previously thought
‘Scaremongering’ British Gas boss Sam Laidlaw warns that Ofgem energy review could lead to blackouts
27 March 2014 07:13 PM
Consumer groups and MPs reject claims as Ofgem announces review that could break up the Big Six
27 March 2014 12:15 PM
The City rejected energy regulator Ofgem’s call for a competition investigation into the industry, sending shares in energy providers lower amid warnings much-needed investment would be deterred.
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
John Barrowman praised for Commonwealth Games opening ceremony gay kiss
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