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Articles by Joshua S Hill

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UK surpasses 1,000 hours without coal by 2018 midway point

UK surpasses 1,000 hours without coal by 2018 midway point

Despite a cold blast and gas shortages, the UK has gone without coal for 1,000 hours – and only midway through the year.

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Meanwhile, California slashes emissions to below 1990 levels

Meanwhile, California slashes emissions to below 1990 levels

California’s greenhouse gas emissions have fallen to 1990 levels, well ahead of the state’s 2020 target date.

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Belectric launches 40MW of battery storage projects in UK, Germany

Belectric launches 40MW of battery storage projects in UK, Germany

Germany company commissions three new large-scale battery storage facilities using first and second life auto battery modules.

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World’s first offshore wind farm + battery switched on in Scotland

World’s first offshore wind farm + battery switched on in Scotland

The world’s first floating offshore wind farm, the 30MW Hywind project in Scotland, has chalked up another first, adding a 1MW onshore battery system.

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ClearVue PV’s solar glass technology takes next step

ClearVue PV’s solar glass technology takes next step

Perth-based building-integrated PV company reveals it can build its solar glass technology into independent units, removing need for specialised window frames.

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Wärtsilä, Hyundai sign deal to use EV batteries for energy storage

Wärtsilä, Hyundai sign deal to use EV batteries for energy storage

Hyundai and Wärtsilä to target both utility-scale and commercial applications which can suitably use second-life EV batteries.

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BP Review points to "big step backwards" in energy demand, emissions

BP Review points to “big step backwards” in energy demand, emissions

Global energy demand grew above its 10-year average in 2017 and carbon emissions increased after three years of little-to-no growth, according to BP’s 67th annual Statistical Review of World Energy.

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Capital shift: Macquarie Group raise $888m for green energy projects

Capital shift: Macquarie Group raise $888m for green energy projects

Macquarie raises $889m in bonds to finance green projects such as renewable energy projects, energy efficiency, and clean transportation.

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Global and Australian food companies failing to deal with climate, health issues

Global and Australian food companies failing to deal with climate, health issues

Study reveals that majority of meat, fish, and dairy suppliers, including some big Australian names, are considered “high risk” and are failing to manage climate and health issues.

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Carnegie raises $5.3 million for solar, battery, wave

Carnegie raises $5.3 million for solar, battery, wave

Carnegie Clean Energy raises $5.3m to go towards existing and pipeline of wave, solar and battery storage microgrid projects.

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Google, E.ON to extend "Sunroof" solar mapping tool to Britain, Italy

Google, E.ON to extend “Sunroof” solar mapping tool to Britain, Italy

German energy giant teams with Google to extend rooftop solar mapping tool to Great Britain, and potentially also to Italy.