National Grid chief says political interference is putting investors off financing crucial new UK power generators
British Gas owner's £4.4bn LNG contract makes Mayor's plans 'unworkable'
Industrial users of electricity would be first to face usage restrictions
Ofgem warned spare capacity in system could drop to just 2 per cent by 2015
Taking a punt on fresh listings, such as Direct Line, can be risky. Malcolm Wheatley reports
You got chills, they're multiplyin'. Course they are. Because you've just heard about the latest plans from John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John to release a, ahem, "heartwarming" Christmas album. And it's enough to send a shiver down the spine.
Energy group SSE today said it will increase tariffs by 9 per cent on average in a move impacting around 5 million electricity customers and 3.4 million gas customers.
England 26 Samoa 13: Failure to match Samoa in the rucks nearly costs Johnson's side dear in fortunate win
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Wind farms generate electricity by capturing the kinetic energy of moving air.
Reserves running low and gas demand at record levels as Arctic conditions set to last into next week
National Grid issued its second gas alert in three days today as the UK's freezing weather pushed demand to record levels.
Thump. The fuel bill lands on the doormat, telling you, in its own almost unfathomable way, how much gas and electricity you've used. Rather, your supplier has guessed your consumption by "estimating" your bill, because you were out when the meter reader called, or they didn't send one.
One of the world's first dedicated ski lifts was a very green machine. It operated in Germany's Black Forest in the early 20th century and was powered by the local water mill. A century later, ski lifts are going back to renewable energy.
The national strategy to cut emissions published yesterday comes at a price. But are we willing to pay it?
Rising utility prices are the ideal incentive to boost your home's green credentials, says Graham Norwood