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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.



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BP Energy Outlook Ignores Renewable Energy Outpacing Fossil Fuels

February 21st, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill

British multinational oil and gas company BP has published its highly-anticipated Energy Outlook for 2018 and, even though it has branded its standard model the 'Evolving Transition' scenario, this year's report is the very picture of business as usual for the fossil fuel giant. 


Siemens Again Tops Clean200 List As Clean Stocks Outperform Fossil Fuels

February 19th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill

Siemens AG again topped out the latest update of the Carbon Clean 200 list of the 200 largest publicly traded companies in the world making significant revenue from clean energy, and China continues to have far and away the most companies on the list, as clean energy stocks generated returns almost double that of fossil fuel stocks. 


SunPower Hit Hard By Trump Solar Tariff, Limps To End Of 2017

February 19th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill

California-based world-leading solar manufacturer SunPower reported tepid results in its Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 results last week, with revenues down 35% year-over-year and First Quarter and Full Year 2018 revenues well below expectations due to the impact of Donald Trump's 30% solar import tariff. 


Mexico Becomes 30th International Energy Agency Member Country

February 19th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill

Mexico was officially welcomed as the 30th International Energy Agency member country on February 17, making it the first member from Latin America and helping to increase the impact of the Agency which now accounts for more than 70% of global energy consumption. 


US Renewables Account For 18% Of Energy Mix, Hot On The Heels Of Nuclear

February 16th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill

Renewable energy deployment grew at a near-record pace in 2017, increasing by 14% to account for 18% of total US electricity generation, double its contribution a decade ago, and bringing it hot on the heels of the nation's nuclear energy fleet, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance's new Sustainable Energy in America Factbook 2018. 


Experts Predict Grid Parity For Renewables To Begin In Mid-2020s, Reveals Lloyd’s Register

February 14th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill

A new study published this week by Lloyd's Register, based on surveys of 800 professionals and experts from around the world, reveals that renewable energy sources like solar and wind are likely to begin reaching grid parity around the world beginning in China in 2022, but that despite this, sustained increases in investments will still be hard to come by. 



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