Home Authors Posts by Dave Toke

Dave Toke

24 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
Dr David Toke is Reader in Energy Politics and Law at Aberdeen University and Director of 100percentrenewableuk. His latest book, Low Carbon Politics, is published by Routledge.

Pipeline challenge for German Greens

Dave Toke says German Greens face policy crunch in the new government

Government failure behind energy crisis

The only thing wrong with renewables is that we’ve not built nearly enough of them, says Dave Toke

Electric cars and heat pumps show way

Dave Toke explains how the energy transition will be much cheaper than the climate sceptics claim

Germany ahead on renewables

David Toke explains how nuclear run-downs in the UK and Germany are not stopping electricity being decarbonised 

Dubious conjuring tricks

Dave Toke wonders if the Government is putting up the cost of offshore wind to pay for Sizewell C

Grassroots versus big corporations power struggle

Dave Toke on the virtues of heat pumps over blue hydrogen

Johnson’s big U-turn on wind power – is it for real?

Dave Toke isn’t convinced

Government in fantasy land on climate crisis

Boris Johnson plans to slash energy efficiency spending to pay for small nuclear power and hydrogen, writes Dave Toke

Going green

Dave Toke explains how Scottish independence will boost green energy

Blue hydrogen: a Trojan horse from oil and gas

Dave Toke says stop wasting money on non-renewables

Time for renewables

Dave Toke says renewable energy is likely to soar in 2020 as a proportion of UK electricity consumption