West Midlands canals to help heat hospitals and homes under plans

The canals of the West Midlands may seem an unlikely source of warmth, but these waterways could soon be used to heat hospitals...

Scottish Power launches new 100% green energy tariff

Scottish Power is launching a new tariff in which it guarantees that 100% of the electricity will come from its own renewable energy...

British Gas scraps rise in minimum meter top-ups after public outcry

British Gas has scrapped an increase in the minimum top-up amount for its pre-pay energy meters after a public outcry over the move...

Beware oil execs in environmentalists’ clothing – BP could derail real change | Alice...

BP’s got a new boss, Bernard Looney. He doesn’t wear a tie, he’s on Instagram and he’s going to shrink its carbon footprint...

RBS will stop lending to energy firms without climate crisis plan

Royal Bank of Scotland will stop lending to energy companies that fail to align with the Paris climate agreement goals by 2021 as...

Centrica posts £1bn loss as UK energy price cap hits earnings

Centrica has swung to a full-year loss of more than £1bn as it felt the impact of a price cap on UK household...

Why BP's climate ambitions sound Barely Plausible

There is joy in heaven over one sinner who repents, but hold any jubilation over BP’s conversion to the cause of net zero...

BP's statement on reaching net zero by 2050 – what it says and what...

BP’s new chief executive, Bernard Looney, has announced plans to make it a net zero company by 2050, and outlined its strategy in...

Revealed: big oil's profits since 1990 total nearly $2tn

BP, Shell, Chevron and Exxon have made almost $2tn in profits in the past three decades as their exploitation of oil, gas and...

Activists try to occupy British Museum in protest against BP ties

Dozens of activists have coated themselves in plaster and are trying to occupy the British Museum overnight in a bid to pressure the...