13 Jul '12, 5pm

2Q 2012 Global Clean Energy Investment Reaches $59.6B: Bloomberg New Energy Finance reported its second quarte...

2Q 2012 Global Clean Energy Investment Reaches $59.6B: Bloomberg New Energy Finance reported its second quarte...

Bloomberg New Energy Finance reported its second quarter 2012 global clean energy investment figures this week, and while they looked good compared to a horrendous first quarter , they painted a pretty rough picture by most other points of comparison. Global capital investment in green energy projects stood at $59.6 billion in the second quarter. That’s up 24 percent from the first quarter’s $27 billion, which was the worst showing since the recession days of early 2009, but it’s also down 18 percent from the near-record $72.5 billion recorded in the second quarter of 2011. Across different classes of investment, utility-scale renewable power project asset finance marked the strongest gain at $35.9 billion. Once again, that was a 50-percent improvement from the first quarter’s $24.2 billion, but a 24-percent decline from the same quarter of 2011. And these were the investm...

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