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driven renewable energy
growth to date, the fgures
In a 2016 report on global trends in renewable energy investment, the Frankfurt
School — UNEP Collaborating
Center for Climate & Sustainable Energy Finance said that
global investment in renewables for 2015 rose 5 percent
to a record $285.9 billion.
In 2015, compared to the
previous year, venture capital
investments increased 36 percent; private equity expansion
capital increased 32 percent;
asset fnance of utility-scale
projects, such as wind farms and solar parks, increased 6 per-
cent; and spending on local and rooftop solar projects less than 1
MW increased 12 percent.
Renewable energy fnance is balancing out around the world,
Navigant’s Labastida said. Latin America is growing well, with
successful tenders for clean energy, and the solar market is boom-
ing in Africa and India. Meanwhile, regions that were traditionally
leading in energy fnance — especially Europe — “are going to be
fat,” he said, noting that Germany already put its tender system in
place and is very strict about how much new capacity it will allow.
The UK, he added, “is in disarray at the moment. Whatever
is in the pipeline will happen, but we’ll have to wait to see what
In the U.S., he said, it’s diffcult to say what will happen under
a new administration.
“Analysts say the PTC/ITC will continue, but the Clean Power
Plan will probably not continue,” he said. “That is a constraint; I
don’t see investment falling, but it will not be growing.” à