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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.

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

Offshore wind – the force is with you

Dave Toke on the power source that could blow all other power sources away just on its own

Nuclear fantasy

Dave Toke says Government plans for a programme of small nuclear power stations is a costly non-starter

Defeating the Tories

Dave Toke explains why Greens need a Progressive Alliance not a Lib-Dem-Green Alliance

Labour and energy nationalisation

David Toke explains why power should be given to local councils, not the pro-nuclear GMB