Solar power plant in Crimea, Ukraine. Photo by Zachary Shahan | CleanTechnica.

Cleantech Sector Is Growing Fast, Yet Cost Drops Lead To Renewable Energy Investment Decline

Originally published on World Resources Institute. By Letha Tawney, Bharath Jairaj and Xuege (Cathy) Lu  Investors worldwide spent less on renewable energy and related technologies—such as smart meters, electric vehicles, and storage—last year than in previous years. Global investments in renewable energy fell to $214 billion, down 14 percent from 2012. … [continued]