Lord Smith admits much-debated energy source has potential, but insists UK cannot afford a dash for gas without carbon capture
Shale gas could prove a "useful addition" to the UK's energy mix, according to the head of the Environment Agency – but only if power stations burning the gas are fitted with carbon capture and storage...
Study says the date by which we consume a year's worth of resources is arriving faster
Claire Perry to confirm next clean energy contract auction for offshore wind and remote island projects to take place by next May, with further auctions following every two years
Fresh funding for 13 flood schemes across England will help protect thousands more homes against floods, government claims
Why are targets suddenly becoming 'ambitions' and 'missions? asks EEF's Roz Bulleid