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

India Cancels Nearly 14 Gigawatts Of Proposed Coal Plants

May 25th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill

The transformation of India's electricity market continues to deliver, as shown this month by the cancellation of 13.7 gigawatts of proposed coal-fired power plants, an admission that 8.6 gigawatts of operating coal is already non-viable, and the parallel move of ever-decreasing solar costs helped along by the country's record low solar tariffs.


Trump Budget To Decimate US Clean Energy & Environment Programs

May 24th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill

Though unsurprising, the latest round of budget document leaks and officially released budget documents confirm many's worst fears, that the Trump administration is looking to slash and dice their way through the country's clean energy and environmental programs and institutions.


More Coal Will Only Result In More Poverty, Reports Oxfam

May 23rd, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill

Increasing the number of coal mines will only increase the level of global poverty stemming from the consequences of increased climate change and the direct impact coal mining and burning has on local communities.


Forestalia Group & GE To Develop 1.2 Gigawatt Wind Farm In Spain

May 19th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill

The Forestalia Group, through its Sociedad Aragonesa Transeuropea de Energías Renovables, has been awarded a contract to develop a 1.2 gigawatt wind farm in Aragón, Spain, by the country's Ministry of Energy, Tourism and Digital Agenda, which will use GW Renewable Energy 3 MW wind turbines.


Jordan’s Azraq Refugee Camp Becomes First To Be Powered By Solar

May 19th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill

Out of horrible situations can come stories which are slightly less horrible. The UN Refugee Agency revealed this week that the Azraq refugee camp in Jordan, home to 36,000 Syrian refugees fleeing unimaginable horror, is now being powered by solar energy, and will be able to supply solar power to all refugees by early next year.


European Union & 79 Developing Nations Commit To Defend Paris Agreement

May 19th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill

The European Union and 79 African, Caribbean, and Pacific countries have committed to defend and implement the Paris Agreement on climate change, amidst the latest UN climate change talks in Bonn, at which the EU tentatively explained that "tangible progress" had been made over the past two weeks.



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