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One dead as decommissioned UK power station collapses

One person has been killed with three missing after a building collapsed at Didcot A Power Station in Oxfordshire, UK.

One person has been killed with three missing after a building collapsed at Didcot A Power Station in Oxfordshire, UK.

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Italy: five killed in suspected gas explosion

At least five people have been killed as the result of an explosion in north western Italy. The blast, believed to have been caused by a gas leak

At least five people have been killed as the result of an explosion in north western Italy. The blast, believed to have been caused by a gas leak

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Natural gas leak prompts California emergency

California governor Jerry Brown has declared an emergency after natural gas storage facility suffered a blow out.

California governor Jerry Brown has declared an emergency after natural gas storage facility suffered a blow out.

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California gas leak sparks protests as concerns mount

Methane gas billowing into the sky from the hills above Los Angeles has been captured by an infrared camera to record images which are invisible to

Methane gas billowing into the sky from the hills above Los Angeles has been captured by an infrared camera to record images which are invisible to

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Homes flattened in Volgograd gas blast

A gas explosion rips through an apartment block in the Russian city of Volgograd, injuring at least eight occupants. Ten people, including three

A gas explosion rips through an apartment block in the Russian city of Volgograd, injuring at least eight occupants. Ten people, including three

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New York buildings collapse kills seven and injures up to 60

At least seven people died and up to 60 were injured when two five-storey buildings collapsed in New York, police said. The collapse happened after

At least seven people died and up to 60 were injured when two five-storey buildings collapsed in New York, police said. The collapse happened after

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The earth moves in Holland due to 'gas quakes'

It is happening regularly – a tremor in the earth close to the city of Groningen in Holland. The latest shook the area on Wednesday night. The

It is happening regularly – a tremor in the earth close to the city of Groningen in Holland. The latest shook the area on Wednesday night. The

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Earth tremors prompt Dutch to cut output at huge gas field

The Netherlands has announced that it will cut output at Groningen, the largest gas field in western Europe, due to concerns about earth

The Netherlands has announced that it will cut output at Groningen, the largest gas field in western Europe, due to concerns about earth

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Six killed in gas leak at coal mine in Spain

A mining disaster in Spain has left six people dead and five others in hospital. There was no explosion. It is thought victims were overcome by

A mining disaster in Spain has left six people dead and five others in hospital. There was no explosion. It is thought victims were overcome by

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Huge gas explosion in Bulgaria injures 11

A total of 11 people, including seven firefighters, remain in hospital after a fire and consequent explosions occurred on a train carrying propane

A total of 11 people, including seven firefighters, remain in hospital after a fire and consequent explosions occurred on a train carrying propane

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32 killed in mystery explosion at Mexico oil firm

The death toll from the explosion at the headquarters of Mexico’s state-owned oil company has risen to 32. More than 120 people were injured during

The death toll from the explosion at the headquarters of Mexico’s state-owned oil company has risen to 32. More than 120 people were injured during

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39 dead in Venezuela oil explosion

At least 39 people are now known to have died in a huge explosion at Venezuela’s biggest oil refinery on Saturday. Dozens more were injured in the

At least 39 people are now known to have died in a huge explosion at Venezuela’s biggest oil refinery on Saturday. Dozens more were injured in the

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Venezuela oil refinery blast: 19 dead

An explosion has rocked Venezuela’s largest oil refinery, killing at least 19 people including a child. Dozens more were injured in the blast at

An explosion has rocked Venezuela’s largest oil refinery, killing at least 19 people including a child. Dozens more were injured in the blast at

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Gas explosion tragedy kills family in Italy

An Italian man, his Dutch wife and their 18-month old daughter have been killed in a gas explosion in Conversano, in the south of Italy. They had

An Italian man, his Dutch wife and their 18-month old daughter have been killed in a gas explosion in Conversano, in the south of Italy. They had

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Elgin gas leak flare extinguished, says Total

The risk of an explosion at the site of a massive natural gas leak in the North Sea has been greatly reduced, said oil analysts. Oil giant Total

The risk of an explosion at the site of a massive natural gas leak in the North Sea has been greatly reduced, said oil analysts. Oil giant Total

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'Hellfighters' help tackle Total North Sea gas leak

In an effort to stop the gas leak in the North Sea, Total has engaged the services of the ‘Hellfighters’ who helped deal with the BP oil spill in the

In an effort to stop the gas leak in the North Sea, Total has engaged the services of the ‘Hellfighters’ who helped deal with the BP oil spill in the

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Total says no blast risk in North Sea gas leak drama

The French oil giant, Total, has dismissed the risk of a blast at its Elgin North Sea platform despite efforts continuing to stem leaking natural

The French oil giant, Total, has dismissed the risk of a blast at its Elgin North Sea platform despite efforts continuing to stem leaking natural

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North sea gas leak could take months to plug

French oil giant Total says it could take months to stop the gas leak on its Elgin platform in the North Sea. Engineers are looking at two options

French oil giant Total says it could take months to stop the gas leak on its Elgin platform in the North Sea. Engineers are looking at two options