The UK spent much of the late 20th century voting to sell off public services – but now support is growing for a renationalisation programme.
'Energy productivity' is the new buzz-phrase in energy and climate policy, what even is it?
Producers keep pumping more oil, even as prices are falling to fresh 12-year lows every day. What's driving this?
The future does not bode well for global oil. This, however, is for reasons related to climate change, not because of tumbling prices.
Investment is key if Nigeria is to improve on providing adequate energy to the people.
Many of us are concerned about just want to get through it. But the consumer madness of late December is the perfect time to ponder the consequences of our habits and excesses.
While the Paris climate talks focus on technical fixes, no one talks about how we're much more afraid of roughing it than ever before.
Collapse porn. Apocalyptica. Eco-rapture. A growing genre of environmental writing that sees endless economic growth as the enemy.
Updated forecasts from CSIRO suggest electricity prices will continue to rise as more renewable energy enters the grid.
South Africa has been slow to adopt renewable energy sources. One option, which has proved successful elsewhere, would be to install solar photovoltaic panels on rooftops in low-income areas.
By 2030 renewable energy sources such as solar and wind will cost a similar amount to fossils fuels such as coal and gas, thanks to falling technology costs
India is pursuing numerous energy interests in Mozambique, where many people are without energy access. But this has come with a high carbon output.
Efforts to break our financial addiction to the energy sector might find useful lessons in the slow decline of tobacco.
After being quietly ignored at Copenhagen 2009, these talks are a big challenge for the EU.
Africa is blessed with an abundance of sunshine.Given the heavy demand for energy, alternatives, such as solar, could provide solutions and help stimulate economic growth.
We have all the tools to achieve economic growth and environmental sustainability - we just have to choose to use them.
The Academy says it will withdraw "millions of dollars" from investments in environmentally sensitive activities, primarily in energy and mining companies.
A novel approach to detect bacterial infections in 10-15 minutes is expected to become commercially available next year.
If we even can't secure reliable data on car emissions then environmental regulators throughout the world are in trouble.
Integrated research is key to sustainable development, which helps Africa resolve its energy woes.