UK calls on Russia to give nuclear facilities back to Ukraine

The Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant is still currently under Russian control

EU ban on Russian coal comes into force

The coal cutoff is predicted to impact about €8 billion worth of Russian exports every year

Deliveries of Russian oil to Europe halted

Slovakia, Czech Republic and Hungary are expected to be affected by the suspended Russian oil pipeline flows

EU gas contingency plan comes into effect today

The plan calls for all European countries to voluntarily reduce their gas consumption by 15%

EU approves €110m Austrian scheme to support agri-producers hit by rising energy costs

The measure will be open to companies active in the primary agricultural production sector that have been affected by the increase in energy prices, fertilisers and other raw materials

IAEA chief warns of ‘very real risk’ of disaster at nuclear plant in Ukraine

He said he was ‘extremely concerned’ about the ‘serious situation’ at Europe’s largest nuclear plant, which he warned could threaten public health and the environment in Ukraine and beyond

Council to buy energy for the next eight months ahead to save money

The move is believed to limit Slough Borough Council’s exposure to volatile energy prices

Europe’s largest nuclear power station is “out of control”, says UN nuclear chief

IAEA’s Director-General said every principle of nuclear safety has been violated at the Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant

Latvia responds after Russia choked its gas supplies

The Baltic state has secured gas from other sources

Britons say “nothing left to cut back on” amid fears of further energy price hikes

Quarter of those earning 20K say they have nothing left to save on