08 Jul '11, 2pm

UNEP: Renewable Energy Investment Grows 32%, Reaches Record High

UNEP: Renewable Energy Investment Grows 32%, Reaches Record High

Auguring well for continued increases over the longer term, government R&D surged more than 120%, easily exceeding $5 billion. “The continuing growth in this core segment of the Green Economy is not happening by chance,” commented UNEP Secretary General and executive director Achim Steiner . “The combination of government target-setting, policy support and stimulus funds is underpinning the renewable industry’s rise and bringing the much needed transformation of our global energy system within reach.”

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/07/08/unep-renewable-energy...

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