It’s indicative that the UK Energy Bill mentions the word ‘efficiency’ just six times, compared to ‘nuclear’ and ‘renewables’ which are mentioned hundreds of times each. The long awaited Bill shows the UK’s obsession with energy generation as opposed to energy efficiency, despite the inherent c
By Marie Le Conte - 05 February 17:50
A group of urban explorers broke into the disused National Renewable Energy Centre, near Newcastle.
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.
By Alex Ward - 25 October 14:35
A six-company price-fixing racket spanning decades.
By Alex Ward - 24 October 17:54
The new Saudi Arabia?
By Alex Ward - 22 October 15:54
State-owned champion becomes world’s largest oil producer.
By Alex Ward - 18 October 17:37
The deal will make the Russian energy champion the world’s largest oil company.
By Andrew Jones - 24 August 10:46
By Michael Brooks - 25 July 14:41
At some point pretty soon, we're going to need to know where we stand on this.
By New Statesman - 26 June 6:22
The $1bn deal will see the transfer of 250 wells in the Jonah and Pinedale fields.
By Emily Wight - 01 May 11:59
The oil giant is still paying for the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
By Emily Wight - 17 April 13:11
Green groups are outraged after the controversial method of extracting shale gas has been allowed co
By Emily Wight - 16 April 11:27
The French utilities company has bought up the remaining 30 per cent of the British energy firm.
By New Statesman - 28 March 6:32
The oil producer snaps up a potentially huge US energy source.
By New Statesman - 26 March 15:48
But business improves for the UK energy company in its principal markets.
By New Statesman - 26 March 14:26
New survey shows that energy workers are better paid than those in other industries.
By Andrew McIntyre - 26 March 13:04
Government wants to avoid a repeat of the fuel protests in 2000.
By New Statesman - 26 March 11:41
First oil targeted for Q4 2015.
By David Cameron - 19 March 15:36
"This is not about mass tolling but getting more out of the money that motorists already pay."
By Alice Gribbin - 16 March 10:39
Despite talks with Cameron during Washington trip, the price of crude has since risen.
By Andrew McIntyre - 13 March 12:24
More than half a million households in the capital are in fuel poverty, report says.
By Alice Gribbin - 07 March 16:50
Select Innovation's product attaches to lights, allowing councils to make 45% energy savings.
By Andrew McIntyre - 28 February 17:49
The company will also upgrade its electricity network over the next 10 years.
By Andrew McIntyre - 27 February 13:41
Companies become last of the “big six” to cut prices.
By Greg Dash - 21 February 14:36
This renewable energy source could provide a much needed boost to local economies.