June 5th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
London-based fund manager Glennmont Partners announced Tuesday that it had successfully raised €850 million ($957 million) during its Third Fund investing in clean energy infrastructure projects in Europe, the largest amount that has ever been raised for a green energy only fund with a European mandate.
April 26th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
Investments in wind and solar will need to reach $13 trillion over 30 years so as to reduce CO2 emissions by 64% in 2050 compared to current levels, according to a new report published this week by Dutch bank
January 16th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
Though global clean energy investment again exceeded $300 billion for the fifth year in a row in 2018, it was nevertheless down on 2017 figures to $332.1 billion, hovering around the same mark as 2016 which was also down on the year previous.
July 31st, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
One of the most important figures used to understand the impact and health of the clean energy sector is the amount of money invested into new clean energy each year, but what do we do when figures don't seem to match up
July 20th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Total global energy investment fell by 2% in 2017, totaling $1.8 billion according to the International Energy Agency's World Energy Investment 2018 report which was published this week, which also showed $750 billion was spent on the electricity sector, compared to only $715 billion on oil & gas supply, while investment in renewables and energy efficiency fell by 3%.
July 10th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Bloomberg New Energy Finance has published its latest clean energy investment figures for the first six months of 2018 which reached $138.2 billion, down only 1% on the same six months a year earlier in 2017, while investment in the second quarter actually increased compared to a year earlier.
June 24th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
After ten years of writing for CleanTechnica, Joshua S Hill takes a look back over the last decade in the clean technology industry to examine some of the biggest trends that have shaped the face of the industry
April 11th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Clean energy investment for the first quarter of 2018 was down 10% on the same period a year ago to $61.1 billion, according to new figures from Bloomberg New Energy Finance, but there were small highlights thanks primarily to emerging markets such as Morocco, Vietnam, Indonesia, and Mexico
February 22nd, 2018 | by Andrea Bertoli
Join Wunder Capital and the CleanTechnica team to learn more about the opportunity for solar investment, and how you can support small and medium-sized businesses in their solar energy revolution.
November 2nd, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
A first-of-its-kind five-year trend analysis of global investments aimed at addressing climate change found that the annual average was $410 billion, and reached a record high of $437 billion in 2015 before falling to $383 billion in 2016.
July 11th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Global investment in energy fell by 12% in 2016 according to new figures from the International Energy Agency, the second consecutive year of investment decline for the sector, with continued decreases in upstream oil and gas spending.
April 12th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
New figures from Bloomberg New Energy Finance show that clean energy investment in the first quarter of this year only reached $53.6 billion globally, continuing a slump that has been in effect ever since the second quarter of 2015.
January 13th, 2017 | by Guest Contributor
Investment still lags behind the level needed to meet the goals laid out in the Paris Agreement. But last year’s 18% drop doesn’t tell the whole story. Lurking among the numbers are a few bright spots
January 13th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Global investment in clean energy fell by 18% in 2016, down to $287.5 billion from a record $329 billion in 2015, according to research company Bloomberg New Energy Finance.
January 3rd, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
$7 million of public investment to encourage homeowners, businesses, and municipalities to make energy efficiency improvements, install solar panels, or invest in other types of clean energy projects would leverage $148 million in private sector investments over 15 years.
October 11th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
Global clean energy investment in the third quarter of 2016 slumped to its weakest quarter since 2013, according to new [&hellip
July 15th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
Clean energy investment in the second quarter of 2016 reached $61.5 billion, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance. According to [&hellip
January 14th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
Clean energy investment surged to a record $329 billion in 2015, up 4% from 2014 and up by 3% over [&hellip
November 23rd, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
A new report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance has found that developing nations attracted a record $126 billion in clean [&hellip
August 3rd, 2015 | by Sandy Dechert
Later today at the White House, President Obama and Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy will officially release the final [&hellip