About Joshua S Hill

Joshua S Hill I'm a Christian, a nerd, a geek, and I believe that we're pretty quickly directing planet-Earth into hell in a handbasket! I also write for Fantasy Book Review (.co.uk), and can be found writing articles for a variety of other sites. Check me out at about.me for more.



Author Archives: Joshua S Hill

Brexit Politics Must Not Undermine UK Low-Carbon Energy Transition

June 26th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill

The latest Energy Barometer from the Energy Institute has concluded that political risk and ramifications from the recent UK Brexit decision must not undermine the larger and essential need of providing reliable energy in a way that also keeps the country's emissions and prices down. 


Taking The “Foot Off The Gas” To Prevent Stranded Assets & Increasing Temperatures

June 22nd, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill

The role of natural gas seems to have increased exponentially over recent years, as countries look for a fuel to bridge the gap between more intensive fossil fuels and a greener, renewable energy future, but a new report has warned of the need to take the "foot off the gas," so to speak, to ensure we don't create stranded assets and breach the Paris Agreement's long-term temperature goal. 


Countries Are Progressing Too Slowly On Green Growth, According To OECD

June 22nd, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill

A new report published this week by the OECD has concluded that, while many countries are making progress on environmental productivity in terms of carbon, energy, and materials, and the growing consensus that carbon dioxide emissions and fossil fuel use have decoupled from economic growth, progress is still too slow if we are to meet the targets outlined in recent international treaties and commitments. 


Scotland Set To Become Heart Of Offshore Wind Scientific Research

June 21st, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill

The northeast of Scotland is poised to become the global center for offshore wind scientific research, following the announcement this week from Swedish power company Vattenfall, which announced the successful projects that will take part in a €3m research program at its European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre. 


Experts Conclude Shifting US Power Mix Does Not Endanger System Reliability

June 20th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill

Two months after newly-minted US Energy Secretary Rick Perry sought answers about the reliability and market rules of the US electricity grid, a new report by Analysis Group has concluded that there is simply no evidence that the changing mix of the United States' electricity sector will affect system reliability. 



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