Tom Bawden is Energy and Resources Correspondent for The Independent and Evening Standard.
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.
20 May 2014 07:35 PM
John Gummer tells Tom Bawden a thawing in attitudes is down to recent bad weather and a tide of scientific evidence
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
London bus driver 'kicks gay couple off for kissing'
Lord Freud: Tory welfare minister apologises after saying disabled people are 'not worth’ the minimum wage
Lord Freud hangs on as MPs of all parties 'call for his head' over disability comments
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- 3 Drink alcohol and eat meat to improve male fertility - but cut down on coffee, studies suggest
- 4 Former East 17 frontman Brian Harvey turns up at Downing Street and 'demands to speak to Prime Minister'
- 5 The inventor of the Facebook 'like' button says he never made a 'dislike' button because he feared the 'unfortunate consequences'