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A fracking site in Manchester

Fracking must be banned to meet carbon targets, MPs say

One-Minute Read
Mon 26 Jan, AT 09:15

Meanwhile George Osborne is condemned for urging ministers to fast-track fracking in leaked letter

Fracking for gas gets go-ahead despite environmental fears

One-Minute Read
Thu 13 Dec, AT 13:00

Idea that gas fields location Blackpool will become UK’s 'Dallas' dismissed as a "dangerous fantasy"

Shell reports sharp drop in profits

One-Minute Read
Fri 2 Nov, AT 12:38

Energy giant's profits slide to $6.6bn as oil and gas prices fall worldwide

David Cameron accused of energy 'omnishambles'

Talking Point
Thu 18 Oct, AT 15:09

PM's pledge to force energy companies to put customers on cheapest tariffs appears to vanish overnight

Energy price war looms, but it won't cancel out 2011 rises

One-Minute Read
Thu 12 Jan, AT 13:05

British Gas and SSE announce cuts after EDF gets the ball rolling

Top scientist savages think tank's wind power hatchet job

First Post
Tue 10 Jan, AT 09:07

Claim by Civitas that gas can be cleaner than wind power is 'out of step' with mainstream science

The end of the world is nigh – or possibly not, actually

Tue 3 Jan, AT 08:32
Richard Ehrman

Largely unnoticed, the West's dependence on imported energy is finally starting to reduce