Students are “hidden” victims of fuel poverty

Students are victims of fuel poverty according to new research. The study by Dr Saska Petrova of the University of Birmingham showed about half of young people surveyed said they had cut back on their use of appliances to save energy and a large number of students who shared flats were living in poor quality […]

Professor doubts shale gas potential

Natural gas from shale deposits will not be the solution for the UK’s future energy needs, according to a researcher at the University of Leicester. Professor Mike Bradshaw said Britain should not depend on gas as prices are likely to increase due to growing demand from countries like China and India. At a conference of […]