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Global Trends in Sustainable Energy Investment 2008

Analysis of Trends and Issues in the Financing of Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency

  • Author: UNEP
  • Publication date: June 2009
  • Page count: 68
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 09.III.D.9

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Global investment in sustainable energy broke all previous records in 2007, with an increase of 60% over 2006. This healthy investment environment bodes well for the continued growth of the sustainable energy sector. The report provides an overview of different types of capital flows and an analysis of the trends in sustainable energy investment activity in developed and developing countries. The information is intended to be a strategic tool for understanding the status of the sustainable energy sector’s development and for weighing future public and private commitments to the sector.