Victor Hill

Net Zero Carbon RIP

Net Zero Carbon RIP

14 mins. to read

The Russian invasion of Ukraine has upended energy policy across the globe. The necessary and inevitable ban on Russian hydrocarbons means that the net carbon zero chimera becomes both unfeasible and undesirable, says Victor Hill.

The China Factor
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The China Factor

15 mins. to read

The one nation that can stop Russia’s brutal assault on Ukraine is China. And there are reasons why China will move in this direction soon, explains Victor Hill.

In Time of War

In Time of War

16 mins. to read

Whatever the final outcome of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, there will be massive economic, political and geopolitical consequences, says Victor Hill.

Energy Security or Net Zero

Energy Security or Net Zero

16 mins. to read

In what is a dangerous world, governments should maintain not just military defences but also ensure energy and food security. Successive British governments have performed poorly on both counts, argues Victor Hill.

Electrification accelerates

Electrification accelerates

12 mins. to read

Sales of electric cars in the UK are on the rise. And Tesla’s sales have outperformed analysts’ expectations. The electrification of vehicular transport is now unstoppable, says Victor Hill.