Building a wind farm or solar energy project is nothing professionals in fossil fuels can’t manage, but there are too few programmes to help them retrain
As Barack Obama opens up the Arctic Ocean to oil drilling, how can this pristine wilderness withstand the human hunger for fossil fuels?At midnight on 29 June, the sun was directly north and well above the hills...
Charlotte Church sings This Bitter Earth outside Shell’s London HQ in protest at plans to begin drilling in the Arctic. The Welsh singer told the crowds gathered under Hungerford bridge she wanted to make the company question...
Pioneering technology to deliver the cheapest, small-scale concentrated solar power plants in the world could revolutionise the renewable energy market
Situation is similiar to early days of the US shale boom, says industry expertIn The Frackers, a book about the fracking industry in the US, Gregory Zuckerman tells the story of “new billionaire wildcatters” who made...
BP was part of oil and gas lobby that successfully undermined EU renewable energy targets and subsidies in favour of gas as a climate fix in 2011
Medical charity sold off two-thirds of its investments in Shell but lost an estimated £175m in the last year due to falling share prices in the fossil fuel sector
Safety vessel Fennica’s arrival in the Chukchi Sea, after activists attempts to delay it, clears way for company to start drilling deep enough to hit oil
Smart thermostats for boilers are the future, according to their advocates. But for the Stowe household in Suffolk, the latest eco device was a disaster
Countries should seek to lower both the price paid to oil producers and raise the price paid by oil consumers. And now is the right time
Energy analyst says that for same price as Hinkley Point C, providing 3,200MW of capacity, almost 50,000MW of gas-fired power capacity could be built
Smart meters for boilers are the future, according to their advocates. But for the Stowe household in Suffolk, the latest eco device was a disasterLast year, npower installed the latest smart central heating thermostat in...
Head of giant insurer, and chair of the shadowy Bilderberg group, talks about selling off fossil fuel investments, China’s stock market crash and Brexit
We’re calling on those lower down the ladder than the bosses pushing through these dangerous plans to question the trajectory that Shell is taking
‘We are the last generation that can do something’ about climate change says president in announcing requirement of 32% reduction on 2005 levels by 2030
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