28 Feb '12, 8pm

Renewable Energy Investment Attractiveness: China #1, US #2, Germany #3

Renewable Energy Investment Attractiveness: China #1, US #2, Germany #3

Ernst & Young released its quarterly Country Attractiveness Indices report (CAI) for renewable energy today. There are some quite interesting observations regarding the state of and projections for renewable energy (and specific renewable energy sectors) within the report, but the ranking of the top countries in the index remains the same: China US Germany Renewable Energy Outlook Uncertain With all kinds of economic struggles and uncertainty in Europe, the 2012 outlook for renewable energy in the region is not as bright as in 2011. “The sovereign debt crisis continues to stifle renewable energy investment in the Eurozone, along with Governments scaling back their ambitions for the sector,” Ernst & Young writes. “Simultaneously capital scarcity and increased competition from Asia will continue to put pressure on developed markets for the foreseeable future.” “Early indicat...

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