Encouraging economic results and Gulf standoff combine to force cost of a barrel of Brent crude over $112
Oil prices surged yesterday on the back of better than expected economic data and mounting tension between the US and Iran. Brent crude closed the day at $112.27 a barrel up $4.89, while US crude also...
Thirteen industry leaders, including Statoil, Siemens, Shell and Iberdrola, launch joint initiative to set emissions cap for new energy capacity
Campaigners renew calls for bottle deposit scheme in Scotland as images emerge of seabirds poisoned by growing tide of plastic pollution
New inspection regime will target lorry drivers and operators attempting to cheat vehicle emissions standards
It's a tragedy that it has taken such an awful tragedy to spark a long overdue debate about the excesses of deregulation, argues David Powell