UK plans to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by waste recycling
By New Statesman - 22 March 10:33

Environment secretary Hilary Benn has set out the economic benefits of reducing waste to landfill.

IBM and ETI ink deal to evaluate impact of electric vehicles on UK power grid
By New Statesman - 22 March 10:28

Company signs agreement with the Energy Technologies Institute to predict impact of electric vehicle

UK energy system requires major restructuring, says RAE
By New Statesman - 22 March 10:23

Report published by the Royal Academy of Engineering concludes that a substancial revamp needed to m

UK opens first training tower for offshore wind in Blyth
By New Statesman - 22 March 10:12

Government announces extension of offshore wind programme worth up to £4.8m.

UK government backs Ford's low-carbon vehicle initiative
By New Statesman - 19 March 10:54

The government has agreed to back Ford's proposed £1.5bn investment for development of environmental

UK offshore energy resources hold key to low carbon future says report
By New Statesman - 19 March 10:38

Harnessing the UK’s abundant wind, tidal and wave resources could hold the key to tackling the UK’s

UK says carbon projects may generate £6.5bn annually
By New Statesman - 19 March 10:10

The UK government has said that carbon capture and storage (CCS) projects may create 100,000 jobs by

E.ON Climate & Renewables and Bionersis to invest €6.6m to reduce emissions
By New Statesman - 18 March 10:11

The energy companies will invest €6.6m to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the Nam Son landfill

UK’s Crown Estate grants ten marine energy leases
By New Statesman - 18 March 10:07

The ten Scotland sites are to be developed for wave and tidal energy.

Oil prices rise following Opec decision
By Jennifer Thompson - 17 March 16:23

Decision by the oil producers’ cartel to maintain the existing output quota has seen prices rise

Shell to sell refineries and cut a thousand more jobs
By New Statesman - 17 March 11:59

The oil giant is to cut 2,000 jobs over the next two years.

Shell Blends advanced biofuel component into Scuderia Ferrari race fuel
By New Statesman - 17 March 11:18

The Formula One fuel contains derivatives of biofuel made straw.

UK unveils action plan for development of marine energy
By New Statesman - 17 March 11:13

The government's Marine Energy Action Plan aims to provide power for up to 15 million homes.

UK petrol prices nearing record high, warns AA
By Jennifer Thompson - 16 March 16:17

The motoring organisation is urging the Chancellor to postpone a rise in petrol duty

Energy company furthers acreage in US
By New Statesman - 16 March 11:15

A subsidiary of US energy company MDU Resources has acquired additional leasehold interests across N

UK government amends regulations to cut emissions and bills
By New Statesman - 16 March 11:04

Changes to building regulations aim to make homes, shops and offices cheaper to run and take Britain

BP to pay Devon Energy $7bn for Brazilian oilfields
By New Statesman - 12 March 13:03

Oil giant BP will pay $7bn (£4.6bn) in cash to US firm Devon Energy for its prime Brazilian assets.

E.ON posts stable earnings despite drop in sales
By New Statesman - 12 March 10:52

The company's earnings are up about 1 per cent from last year.

Environment Agency reveals potential hydropower hotspots in UK
By New Statesman - 11 March 11:01

New report focuses on location for small-scale schemes

US Department of Energy to grant $40m for development of next generation nuclear plant
By New Statesman - 10 March 10:48

The award has been made to Pittsburgh-based Westinghouse Electric and San Diego-based General Atomic

Automatic Metre Reading installers’ demand could outstrip supply
By New Statesman - 10 March 10:44

Energy users' league table positions could be put at risk.

Npower to cut gas bills from 26 March
By Stephanie Cross - 09 March 16:52

Gas bills for Npower’s domestic customers will be cut by 7 per cent from the end of the month.

E.ON to cut gas bills by 6 per cent
By New Statesman - 09 March 13:34

E.ON has become the latest big UK energy company to cut domestic gas prices.

CKI plans to bid for UK electricity distribution network of EDF
By New Statesman - 09 March 10:30

Cheung Kong Infrastructure (CKI) to offer €4bn bid for the UK arm of French state-controlled group E

New guidelines to help English regions assess renewables potential: DECC
By New Statesman - 09 March 10:29

The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has published new guidelines to help regional aut

Government of Western Australia grants permits for geothermal projects
By New Statesman - 09 March 10:27

The Government of Western Australia has granted ten new exploration permits to companies looking to

Scottish and Southern Energy to cut gas bills
By New Statesman - 05 March 12:59

Scottish & Southern Energy (SSE) has announced it will cut standard gas bills for its domestic custo

UK plans to cut emissions from homes by 29 per cent
By New Statesman - 05 March 10:33

Government plans include better home insulation and free energy upgrades for social housing.

Kyocera to develop solar modules for US market
By New Statesman - 05 March 10:27

Schwarzenegger says that the move will create jobs "at a time when they are needed most".

BP aims to boost profits by $3bn
By New Statesman - 03 March 13:43

Oil major BP's chief executive Tony Hayward has pledged to improve efficiencies and boost annual pro