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Wednesday 05 December 2012
Tuesday 20 November 2012
Energy firms will be forced to switch all customers onto the cheapest tariffs, saving people from languishing on expensive, out-of-date deals, Ed Davey, the Secretary of State for Energy, announced today.
Sunday 18 November 2012
Prince Charles is to provide an unlikely challenge to the “Big Six” energy companies as he prepares to open a renewable energy plant on his Duchy of Cornwall estate that could, if successful, be the blueprint for further power generation on the land.
Wednesday 31 October 2012
David Cameron insisted today that the Government's energy policy has not changed, after a Tory minister attacked the way wind farms were being “peppered” across the countryside.
Saturday 20 October 2012
'The environmental Taliban': George Osborne slams Parliamentary climate change campaigners as Treasury fights to water down Energy Bill commitments
Wednesday 17 October 2012
George Osborne has started referring to Parliamentary climate change campaigners as the “environmental Taliban”, it emerged today, as the Treasury fights to water down renewable commitments in the Government’s flagship Energy Bill.
Tuesday 09 October 2012
Ministers are investigating a proposal to outsource the production of wind power to Ireland.
Friday 05 October 2012
Beekeepers in northeastern France are all abuzz after their bees started producing blue honey.
Thursday 04 October 2012
Nigel McCue is set to resign as chief executive of Lamprell after the oil-rig maker issued its fourth profits warning since the spring.
Thursday 27 September 2012
Shine a light on the autumn gloom – whether you’re hiking, camping or cycling – with these top torches
Wednesday 29 August 2012
The oil rig maker Lamprell plunged to a loss of $47m (£30m) in the first six months of the year, but insisted it has the support of its banks.
Friday 24 August 2012
Mayor starving himself in protest at austerity policies. By Alasdair Fotheringham
Friday 24 August 2012
For 74 days, he has been starving himself in protest at austerity policies that he says have ruined his town's future. But how long can he last? Alasdair Fotheringham met him
Monday 13 August 2012
Almost a third of the homes in Wales will be powered by green energy, a company behind a major new wind farm project pledged yesterday.
Tuesday 31 July 2012
Power giant Electricite de France (EDF) said today that its profits rose 4.6% in the first half of the year as growth in renewable energy offset lower nuclear output.
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
Sony hack: Angelina Jolie branded 'seriously out of her mind' in further embarrassing leaked email saga
Panic Saturday: 13 million Britons spend £1.2bn – while 13 million others across the country live in poverty unable to afford food
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more