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UK plummeted to 13th in Clean Energy investment race

April 2nd, 2011 by The Pew Charitable Trusts

Clean energy investment in the United Kingdom dropped by 70 percent in 2010, and the nation’s position among G-20 leaders fell from fifth in 2009 to 13th, according to new research released today by The Pew Charitable Trusts. The UK’s dramatic drop in private investment was in stark contrast to global trends.

Global clean energy investment reached $243 billion in 2010 with over 22 percent of global total invested in China

April 2nd, 2011 by The Pew Charitable Trusts

Global clean energy finance and investment grew significantly in 2010 to $243 billion, a 30 percent increase from the previous year. China, Germany, Italy and India were among the nations that most successfully attracted private investments, according to new research released by The Pew Charitable Trusts.