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

Tidal Lagoons Could Play Significant Role In UK Decarbonization Plans

January 13th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill

A new Independent Review of the potential role tidal lagoons could play in the United Kingdom's future decarbonized energy mix has concluded that they would be a cost-effective and secure supply of decarbonized electricity while bringing substantial benefits for the UK supply chain.


Sunrun Partners With National Grid In US Solar Partnership

January 12th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill

The largest dedicated residential solar company in the United States, Sunrun, has partnered with international utility National Grid in a "multifaceted partnership" which includes a $100 million investment towards owning 200 megawatts of residential solar assets.


Supercomputers To Provide More Reliable Wind Forecasts

January 10th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill

Researchers utilizing supercomputers are hoping to deliver more precise and accurate wind forecasts in regions with complex terrain in an effort to help utility operators make more accurate predictions of when wind energy will be available on the grid.


Wind Energy Delivers Christmas Records In UK & Scotland

January 10th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill

The generation of electricity from wind energy provided several records across the United Kingdom, and Scotland in particular, over the Christmas period -- including delivering enough power for all of Scotland's electricity needs for four days straight.


China Usurps United States As Global Clean Energy Leader

January 9th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill

China invested a record $32 billion in global renewable energy projects during 2016, and is expecting to invest at least $361 billion into its own renewable energy sector by 2020, securely placing China as the leading clean energy player in the world.


UK Wind Outperformed Coal In 2016

January 9th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill

New analysis of figures from Carbon Brief has shown that the UK generated more electricity from wind than it did from coal during 2016, a first for the UK.



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