Michael Liebreich

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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]

Annual Clean Energy Investment to 2030 Image Credit: Bloomberg New Energy Finance

#1 Cleantech Presentation — Bloomberg New Energy Finance CEO Michael Liebreich (VIDEO)

I’ve been covering cleantech for several years now. I’ve watched more presentations than I could count. This one below by Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) CEO Michael Liebreich is the best I’ve seen (h/t David Roberts). The video covers a huge portion of what we continuously write about here on CleanTechnica. … [continued]