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Baby wipes could be the latest source of clean energy, after a major breakthrough by scientists at the European Bioenergy Research Institute (EBRI) at Aston University in Birmingham promised to deliver a new approach to generating power from hard-to-treat waste materials.

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The government’s decision to end onshore wind subsidies a year early has been slammed as “anti-business” by Fergus Ewing, Scottish energy minister.

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Key coastal industries stand to benefit from improved management of coastal and marine assets, according to a new report by the New Economics Foundation (NEF) think tank.

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Laws differ across the world and the sentences awarded to those who break them differ even more. But the “crime” of homosexuality is perhaps one of the most controversial.