BNEF: Global renewables investment hits record $174bn during first half of 2021

Michael Holder
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Global investment in renewables reached its highest ever during the second half of 2020
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Global investment in renewables reached its highest ever during the second half of 2020

Research signals significant activity in global clean energy markets in recent months, as investor appetite for renewables continues to grow

New investment in renewable energy projects and companies reached a record $174bn worldwide during the first half of 2021, the highest ever total ever seen during the first six months of any year, according...

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