New Statesman
Ofgem's move on the "big six" is very welcome
By Mark Brierley - 12 June 16:19

Finally breaking the stranglehold.

Sugar backs green energy
By Mark Brierley - 03 June 12:34

But wind farms are where the jobs are.

New Statesman
Solar power trade war heats up
By Mark Brierley - 28 May 12:03

Angela Merkel steps in to quell fears over EU China trade links.

If you're under 45, you'll see climate change's effects in person
By Alex Hern - 24 April 13:39

We're still caught up in a 1980s mindset.

EU cap-and-trade system left to die by EU parliament
By Alex Hern - 19 April 9:02

The ETS is dead, long live climate change.

Not all infrastructure is created equal
By Alastair Harper - 19 March 11:58

The real value of the projects we should be starting now will be measured over decades.

New Statesman
BHP Billiton names new CEO
By New Statesman - 20 February 9:12

Andrew Mackenzie will replace Marius Kloppers.

New Statesman
BP to file case against the US over Deepwater Horizon oil spill
By New Statesman - 19 February 7:02

The civil trial will begin on 25 February.

New Statesman
Rio Tinto posts annual loss of $3bn
By New Statesman - 14 February 9:33

Figures slightly better than market expectations.

New Statesman
EDF seeks backing over nuclear power plant
By New Statesman - 12 February 6:15

Hinkey Point request.

New Statesman
Chesapeake CEO to step down in April
By New Statesman - 30 January 8:08

"Philosophical differences".

New Statesman
Transocean to pay $1.4bn in fines for BP’s Macondo well oil spill
By New Statesman - 04 January 7:45

US Department of Justice concludes investigation of Transocean.

While the Government delays, cities are taking radical steps to cut carbon
By Alastair Harper - 13 December 17:05

Cities are where the biggest experiments can take place; look to them to see the future of the UK.

What’s going wrong with politics and energy – and how to fix it
By Alastair Harper - 16 November 14:43

Change is always tricky, but it's far from impossible, writes Green Alliance's Alastair Harper.

Five questions answered on… BP's record fine for Deepwater Horizon
By Heidi Vella - 16 November 13:40

The oil giant's in giant trouble.

Five questions answered on the wholesale gas price fixing allegations
By Heidi Vella - 13 November 11:42

Regulators are investigating claims wholesale gas prices have been manipulated by major gas companies. We answer five questions on the gas pricing fiasco.

Masaharu Hanyu, an executive for Japanese high-tech firm Hitachi, speaks as the
Hitachi strikes £700m UK nuclear energy deal
By Alex Ward - 30 October 12:49

Rekindling the UK’s nuclear future.

EDF announces 10.8 per cent hike in energy prices
By Alex Ward - 26 October 14:47

EDF becomes fifth of the “Big Six” providers to raise tariff prices.

New Statesman
Shell and BP accused of collusion in South Africa
By Alex Ward - 25 October 14:35

A six-company price-fixing racket spanning decades.

Pennzenergy Company Oil Exploration Drilling Rig In The Gulf Of Mexico
U.S. set to become world’s top oil producer
By Alex Ward - 24 October 17:54

The new Saudi Arabia?

BP reaches $26bn deal with Russian oil titan Rosneft
By Alex Ward - 22 October 15:54

State-owned champion becomes world’s largest oil producer.

New Statesman
Russian oil company Rosneft lodges $25 billion bid for BP's stake in BP-TNK
By Alex Ward - 18 October 17:37

The deal will make the Russian energy champion the world’s largest oil company.

Gas Burner
Inflation hits lowest rate since November 2009
By Alex Ward - 16 October 17:28

But hikes in food and energy bills put a dampener on the news.

Toyota develops a new hydrogen-powered fuel cell system
By New Statesman - 31 August 9:10

The Japanese car maker is working on ways to supply electricity from a fuel cell to a building’s existing wiring.

Chevron Australia signs asset exchange deal with Shell
By New Statesman - 21 August 6:34

The deal will allow Chevron to increase its Wheatstone area resource base.

New Statesman
Boardwalk Pipeline and Loews to buy PL Midstream for $625m
By New Statesman - 17 August 6:54

This deal allows Boardwalk to enter the natural gas liquids business.

New Statesman
BP to sell its Texas gas processing plants for $227.5m
By New Statesman - 13 August 6:26

The assets for sale have an associated gathering system of around 2,500 miles of pipelines.

UK Coal’s profit sinks
By New Statesman - 10 August 8:14

Reeling from a £20m half-year loss, the UK's largest coal producer confirms plans to close one of the country’s deepest pits.