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The EU’s energy policy was thrown into disarray today after a senior official admitted that the bloc had no power to enforce the "binding" target it had just proposed, to generate 27 per cent of its power from renewable sources by 2030.
The chief executive of the energy supplier Npower has claimed that energy bills in the UK are higher because the country's "old and draughty" houses waste so much gas and electricity.
The European Commission is to rethink its approach to a controversial US trade deal which campaign groups have warned would fundamentally erode Britain’s sovereignty.
During an extreme event, countries in the western Pacific experienced devastating droughts and wild fires
Environment Secretary sidesteps issue on whether global warming to partly blame for recent flooding
Ministers ready to increase sums paid to affected communities in effort to pacify local opposition
A less doggish approach works well for the Labour leader. Let's hope he sticks with it
Proposal to inject tiny reflective particles into the upper atmosphere to block out sunlight could lead to droughts, warn scientists
Predictions made by the writer 50 years ago have been whizzing around the internet, but that doesn't mean Asimov was right about everything
Ed Davey believes a continent-wide network of underground electricity cables could slash bills
Owen Paterson, the Environment Secretary, was due to chair a meeting of the Government’s crisis committee Cobra in response to the bad weather and power cuts.
Top-down talks have failed, now local forces are gathering strength
Student achieves goal of setting new record for fastest-ever unsupported walk from edge of Antarctica to South Pole
John C. Beale also claimed thousands of dollars from the US Government for first class plane tickets and limo rides
Fidel Castro was “healthy and alert” during a two-hour discussion about current affairs last week, a Spanish journalist told the Associated Press on Monday.
Warning comes as Costa Rica declares 'national emergency' over state of crop