14 Sep '11, 1pm

Guest Post: Energy Predictions for the Second Half of 2011: The economic downturn that started at the beginnin...

Guest Post: Energy Predictions for the Second Half of 2011: The economic downturn that started at the beginnin...

The economic downturn that started at the beginning of Q2 2011 has already started to show its effect on the energy markets, including renewables. While the sustainable industries experienced an upswing in Private Equity and M&A activity, spurred by spillover from deals that didn’t close during Q4 2010, the effects of depressed economic conditions were apparent in deal activity during Q2. North American cleantech investments totaled $1.42 billion over 113 deals during Q2 2011, a year-over-year decrease of total invested capital of 10 percent from Q2 2010, and a drop from Q1 2011 levels, which totaled $2.27 billion. The other reason for the downturn is that Q2 2011 saw rotation in the sector as money left the capital intensive biomaterials/biofuels and solar sectors and moved into the more capital efficient energy sector. While the effects of the current economic downturn w...

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