Tom Bawden is Energy and Resources Correspondent for The Independent and Evening Standard.
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
29 June 2015 12:22 PM
Hydraulic fracturing could soon be coming to your neighbourhood, but many are fearful of its dangers on the environment - Tom Bawden explains
27 June 2015 04:15 AM
local authorities have no statutory requirement to fund public parks
26 June 2015 08:38 PM
From Monkshood to Hemlock, the plants that should be looking out for
Lancashire councillors prevented from blocking proposals for UK's first fracking site, says council member
25 June 2015 07:23 PM
'Secret' legal advice is being used to influence vote, claim Lancashire coucillors
25 June 2015 12:23 AM
Councillors said their decision had been constrained by 'secret' legal advice
Climate change: 2015 will be the hottest year on record 'by a mile', experts say
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches, it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don’t change Europe’s attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
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