About Me

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Weston Super Mare, Somerset, United Kingdom
Hello and welcome to my blog. My name is Robin Whitlock. I am a freelance journalist with a special interest in environmental issues and renewable energy. I have numerous published articles to my credit and write regularly for a number of renewable energy websites. I am also a writer for Renewable Energy Magazine and a sub-editor for Renewable Energy Focus. I am currently based in Bristol, UK. Besides renewable energy and green issues I have a wide variety of other interests which includes World War 2, mythology and folklore, gardening, railways and lots more besides. You can also reach me on either of my two email addresses, which are: robinwhitlock66@hotmail.com and robinwhitlock1966@gmail.com Thanks!

Hire Me!!

Hire Me!! - Freelance Journalist specializing in environmental issues and renewable energy
Writer for Renewable Energy Magazine
Sub-editor for Renewable Energy Focus
Contributor to Holmes Digital Media websites (Solar Guide, Renewables Guide, Boiler Guide, Builder Guide)
Contributor to Cleversolar blog and Find Energy Savings
Published in numerous national magazines
See below for writing samples

Monday, 17 October 2011

We are the 99%

A blog piece about the Occupy Bristol encampment on College Green, published in Bristol 24-7:


Wednesday, 12 October 2011

Teens Not Vamps: Why Twilight Cannot Be Taken Seriously As A Vampire Tale

The vampire's in Twilight are pretty pathetic, for a true rendition of the vampire icon you have to look elsewhere:


Bolt From The Blue: Electric car sets new speed record

Who says electric cars can't perform? The students at Brigham Young University have just proved you wrong:


The South Bristol Link Road - an outdated idea and a waste of public money

The South Bristol Link Road is a project that takes us back to the bad old days of the last, Thatcherite, Tory government according to George Monbiot. Personally I agree with him, and so do many in those areas which will be affected by it.


Thursday, 6 October 2011

Business and Breakfast

Bristol's Sustainable Business Breakfast is a really good way in which to network with other businesses interested in environmental issues and sustainability:


Monday, 3 October 2011

REC solar panels: The most efficient panels you can get

REC panels achieved top place in the Photon field performance test this year, beating at least 46 competing brands:


The Great Green Delusion

When it comes to the environment, the UK just isn't doing enough: