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Tuesday 06 August 2013
Measure everything from weight to body fat and water percentages with devices that even send results to your smartphone
Monday 05 August 2013
Inside Whitehall: Tories now feel climate change scepticism is not just acceptable but advantageous
Planning minister, Nick Boles, loses control of wind farm policy as his brother works for turbine manufacturer
Friday 02 August 2013
The planning minister has lost powers over wind farm policy because his brother works for a major turbine manufacturer, it has been disclosed.
Thursday 01 August 2013
Deputy PM wants to more than quadruple industry, but critics say lack of clear targets is holding back confidence
Friday 12 July 2013
Investors are being offered a stake in a new solar-energy plant serving a village that has a long history of pioneering new forms of power generation.
Wednesday 10 July 2013
Shadow chancellor accuses George Osborne of anti-green agenda
Friday 05 July 2013
New scheme aims to harness people power to raise profits from renewable energy
Friday 05 July 2013
The Thames Estuary construction will generate enough energy to power most homes in Kent
Thursday 27 June 2013
Go-ahead given as Ofgen report warns that risk of energy blackouts has tripled in past year
Thursday 06 June 2013
Radical move could seriously curb growth of onshore wind power provision
Tuesday 04 June 2013
Tim Yeo, who tabled the amendment, left disappointed, but said high level of support would make it harder for coalition to "water down" targets on renewable energy in future
Sunday 02 June 2013
MPs will now try to force into the Energy Bill a target date for cleaning up the power sector
Thursday 23 May 2013
A saving of £45bn should be good news, but the study’s conclusions clash with the pursuit of gas
Green energy boss Dale Vince accuses Government of risking energy security by cutting subsidies and changing agenda
Sunday 12 May 2013
The founder of Britain’s first green electricity provider has accused the Coalition of risking the UK’s future energy security through a “disastrous” inconsistency in policies. Ecotricity boss Dale Vince accused the Government of hugely undermining confidence among potential investors, who are desperately needed to finance an essential overhaul of the UK’s energy infrastructure at a cost of around about £200bn over the next decade.
Monday 15 April 2013
Scientists have harnessed the principles of photosynthesis to develop a new way of producing hydrogen – in a breakthrough that offers a possible solution to global energy problems.
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
- 3 Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
- 4 Refugee crisis: Aylan's life was full of fear - in death, he is part of 'humanity washed ashore'
- 5 German police forced to ask public to stop bringing donations for refugees arriving by train