New Environment Secretary also reveals plans to make it 'easy' for shale gas developers to clear permitting hurdles
Environment secretary Owen Paterson has today taken a swipe at onshore wind energy and promised to make it "easy" for shale gas developers to get permits. Addressing the Conservative Party conference...
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