Tom Bawden

Tom Bawden is Energy and Resources Correspondent for The Independent and Evening Standard.

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Rajendra Pachauri, the chairman of the world’s top climate change science body, the IPCC, has resigned following allegations of sexual harassment by a 29-year-old researcher

Rajendra Pachauri: Climate expert resigns over harassment claim

Dr Pachauri claims hackers are responsible for sending the messages

The energy regulator Ofgem has been strongly criticised for failing to ensure gas and electricity customers are getting the best value for money

Energy and Climate Change Committee: Ofgem ‘failing energy customers’

The cross-party Energy and Climate Change Committee found that government-set price caps to keep down energy-distribution costs were set far too high

Bloom’s famous kosher restaurant in London, which closed in 2010

Jewish group accuses British Veterinary Association of ‘hypocrisy’ over non-stun slaughter

Shechita UK claimed that the problems in abattoirs had nothing to do with Jewish practices, but with fundamental issues across the industry

Sales jumped 8 per cent in 2013 to 1.55 million barrels

Cheers! Britain gets a real thirst for ‘hipster’ beers

Thirty small, local, independent breweries opened in London last year, almost double the number of just two years ago, according to research

A lost Sherlock Holmes story has been unearthed

Long-lost Sherlock Holmes story by Arthur Conan Doyle written to raise funds for a bridge is found in attic

Walter Elliot, an 80-year-old historian, found it in his attic, and will put it on display at the Cross Keys Selkirk Pop-Up Community Museum

Rajendra Pachauri said he had been a victim of hacking

UN climate chief Rajendra Pachauri investigated about sexual harassment

Nobel Peace Prize winner is due to lead high-stakes global warming talks

Enchilda Dinner Kits have been recalled

Sainsbury’s and Morrisons remove Mexican foods as nuts are found in some spice packs

Ground nut shells are being used in place of more expensive spices

The shale gas boom has helped to halve the price of oil since the summer

Isis threat prompts oil companies to make investment cutbacks

Two more oil companies pared back their spending yesterday amid plunging prices as the International Energy Agency (IEA) warned that the rise of Isis in Iraq and Syria could severely hit supplies over the next decade.

A man and boy walk through the rain with a placard during an anti-fracking protest

BP: No UK shale oil production for two decades

There is unlikely to be any significant production of shale gas or oil in the UK and Europe for at least 20 years, according to BP’s starkest forecast yet of the fracking industry’s potential outside the US.

Tests revealed that the paprika in the Discovery Taco Seasoning spice mix contained undeclared almond protein

Paprika dishes under investigation as nuts-for-spices scandal grows

FSA recalls a fourth product from Britain’s shelves for containing undeclared almond protein

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Where the spooks get their coffee fix: The busiest Starbucks in the US is also the most secretive

The secret CIA Starbucks

The coffee shop is deep inside the agency's forested Virginia compound
Revealed: How the Establishment closed ranks over fallout from Loch Ness Monster 'sighting'

How the Establishment closed ranks over fallout from Nessie 'sighting'

The Natural History Museum's chief scientist was dismissed for declaring he had found the monster
One million Britons using food banks, according to Trussell Trust

One million Britons using food banks

Huge surge in number of families dependent on emergency food aid
Excavation at Italian cafe to fix rising damp unearths 2,500 years of history in 3,000 amazing objects

2,500 years of history in 3,000 amazing objects

Excavation at Italian cafe to fix rising damp unearths trove
The Hubble Space Telescope's amazing journey, 25 years on

The Hubble Space Telescope's amazing journey 25 years on

The space telescope was seen as a costly flop on its first release
Did Conservative peer Lord Ashcroft quit the House of Lords to become a non-dom?

Did Lord Ashcroft quit the House of Lords to become a non-dom?

A document seen by The Independent shows that a week after he resigned from the Lords he sold 350,000 shares in an American company - netting him $11.2m
Apple's ethnic emojis are being used to make racist comments on social media

Ethnic emojis used in racist comments

They were intended to promote harmony, but have achieved the opposite
Sir Kenneth Branagh interview: 'My bones are in the theatre'

Sir Kenneth Branagh: 'My bones are in the theatre'

The actor-turned-director’s new company will stage five plays from October – including works by Shakespeare and John Osborne
The sloth is now the face (and furry body) of three big advertising campaigns

The sloth is the face of three ad campaigns

Priya Elan discovers why slow and sleepy wins the race for brands in need of a new image
How to run a restaurant: As two newbies discovered, there's more to it than good food

How to run a restaurant

As two newbies discovered, there's more to it than good food
Record Store Day: Remembering an era when buying and selling discs were labours of love

Record Store Day: The vinyl countdown

For Lois Pryce, working in a record shop was a dream job - until the bean counters ruined it
Usher, Mary J Blige and Will.i.am to give free concert as part of the Global Poverty Project

Mary J Blige and Will.i.am to give free concert

The concert in Washington is part of the Global Citizen project, which aims to encourage young people to donate to charity
10 best tote bags

Accessorise with a stylish shopper this spring: 10 best tote bags

We find carriers with room for all your essentials (and a bit more)
Paul Scholes column: I hear Manchester City are closing on Pep Guardiola for next summer – but I'd also love to see Jürgen Klopp managing in England

Paul Scholes column

I hear Manchester City are closing on Pep Guardiola for next summer – but I'd also love to see Jürgen Klopp managing in England
Jessica Ennis-Hill: 'I just want to give it my best shot'

Jessica Ennis-Hill: 'I just want to give it my best shot'

The heptathlete has gone from the toast of the nation to being a sleep-deprived mum - but she’s ready to compete again. She just doesn't know how well she'll do...