Tim Yeo, chairman of the U.K. Parliament’s Energy Committee, denied he’d coached a witness who was preparing to give evidence at one of his own hearings, after undercover journalists recorded him saying he had.
U.K. Parliament Energy and Climate Committee Chairman Tim Yeo told Sky News in an interview that Germany is “panicking” and has “overreacted” by closing its nuclear power plants, and he said it wouldn’t be “sensible” for the U.K. to do the same.
The sound that woke Caroline Murphy after midnight on April 1 was so loud she thought a car had crashed into her house. She doesn’t feel any better knowing it was the U.K.’s first recorded earthquake caused by natural-gas exploration.
A plan to build a 25 billion-pound ($39 billion) tidal dam-like structure to generate as much as 5 percent of the U.K.’s power doesn’t provide value for money and may pose a risk to the environment, a government report found.