The Government plans to launch an investigation into the major power cut that affected almost one million people in England and Wales.
A north-east MSP has called for assurances that UK carbon capture and storage (CCS) projects won’t hit the buffers following the Cabinet reshuffle.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson's new appointment as secretary of state for the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), Andrea Leadsom, has been urged to look again at the current effective 'ban' on onshore wind in England.
Andrea Leadsom has been appointed as the UK’s energy secretary as part of Boris Johnson’s new-look cabinet.
Energy Minister Andrea Leadsom has fuelled speculation the department for energy and climate change (Decc) could be scrapped in Theresa May’s Cabinet reshuffle.
Energy Minister Andrea Leadsom will pull out of the Tory leadership race, according to reports.
Andrea Leadsom has apologised to Theresa May “for any hurt I have caused“ after the row over comments which appeared to suggest being a mother gave her an advantage as a potential prime minister.
Conservative leadership candidate Andrea Leadsom has denied massaging her CV and insisted she has not published her tax return to protect other MPs from pressure.
Aberdeen MP Callum McCaig today accused Tory leadership hopeful Andrea Leadsom of taking a "sabbatical" from her day job as energy minister.
Allies of Andrea Leadsom have defended her following reports that her “stellar” career in the City had been exaggerated.
Conservative party heavyweight Ken Clarke has been caught on film criticising candidates to be the next leader of the UK, including Energy Minister Andrea Leadsom.
Energy Minister Andrea Leadsom is odds-on to become Home Secretary Theresa May’s rival in the Conservative leadership race, as MPs continue to declare their support.
Andrea Leadsom said only a Brexiteer could deliver on the referendum result as she joined the race to be prime minister.
The UK's energy minister said confidence in clean energy had not been impacted by the UK's decision to leave the European Union.
Boris Johnson and Theresa May are leading a pack of at least 10 senior Conservatives tipped to be contenders in the battle to succeed David Cameron.
Energy Minister Andrea Leadsom has insisted Prime Minister David Cameron should remain in his position despite the UK voting to leave the European Union.
The UK Energy Minister said the government had made clear fracking is a "fantastic opportunity" for the country after an application by Third Energy was approved.
Plans to build a nuclear power station in Wales have taken an “important“ step forward with the announcement of a delivery team for the £10 billion project.
North Sea oil and gas workers who lose their jobs should be given the chance to work in the fracking industry, an energy minister has said.
The Government has been accused of showing more concern about the UK securing cheap coal than the use of child and slave labour to produce it.
Energy minister Andrea Leadsom has revealed "further fiscal measures" to support the oil and gas industry are "on the table" - prompting speculation of a positive announcement in the Budget.
Fracking should not be continually viewed as “some kind of disaster”, an energy minister has said amid warnings that it is widely opposed across Britain.
The UK Government is being urged to outline how it will support a world-leading north-east gas project after the energy secretary announced plans to phase out coal by 2025.
A Government “assault” on Britain’s clean energy industries must come to an end because it is putting thousands of jobs at risk, the shadow energy secretary has warned.
The UK Government's Energy Minister is to be quizzed on the Government’s view on the current level of cooperation in the North Sea as part of a Lord's committee hearing tomorrow.