Road to hell: budget tarmacs over climate ambition

The road to hell is paved with good intentions, and in his budget the chancellor, Rishi Sunak, headed off down the motorway towards...

Saudis shed light on oil production increase that rattled markets

Saudi Arabia, the world’s biggest oil exporter, has spelled out details of the dramatic increase in its production that prompted Monday’s huge falls...

At the Glasgow climate conference, the UK could kickstart a green tech revolution |...

Einstein probably didn’t say “insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result”, but might have done...

Oil firm Shell to end its relationship with BFI and Southbank Centre

Shell is to end its relationship with two of the UK’s leading arts institutions amid growing concern about big oil’s role in the...

Oil firms hit hardest on a day of heavy, widespread losses

Saudi Arabia’s shock decision to increase crude production from next month after falling out with Russia over how to deal with the impact...

UK supermarkets could cut petrol prices if cost of crude oil stays down

Petrol prices at supermarkets could fall by 7p-8p to £1.10 a litre if the dramatic fall in the price of crude oil is...

Why won’t Utility Point give me back my overpayment?

I switched from Utility Point to another supplier in November last year and my final bill, issued a month later, said I was...

Carbon emissions fall as electricity producers move away from coal

Carbon emissions from the global electricity system fell by 2% last year, the biggest drop in almost 30 years, as countries began to...

Oil price to plunge as Saudis vow to step up production

Saudi Arabia, the world’s top oil exporter, will step up crude oil production from next month, flooding global markets and most likely depressing...