20 Nov '11, 8pm

Steven Chu Drilled (for Nothing) for Longer than Tony Hayward for BP Oil Spill

Investments in clean energy reached a record $243 billion last year. Solar photovoltaic systems alone represent a global market worth more than $80 billion today. In the coming decades, the clean energy sector is expected to grow by hundreds of billions of dollars. We are in a fierce global race to capture this market . In the past year and a half, the China Development Bank has offered more than $34 billion in credit lines to China’s solar companies. China is not alone: To strengthen their countries’ competitiveness, governments around the world are providing strong support to their clean energy industries. Germany and Canada operate government-backed clean energy lending programs, and more than 50 countries offer some type of public financing for clean energy projects. In the United States, Congress established the Section 1703 and 1705 loan guarantee programs as well as...

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/11/20/steven-chu-drilled-fo...

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