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BNEF’s Wind Turbine Rankings: 2016 Was ‘All About Mergers’

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 23, 2017

With a clear lead, Vestas has reclaimed the top spot in another annual ranking of onshore global wind turbine manufacturers, says Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF). Following, respectively, were GE, Goldwind, Gamesa and Enercon. Likewise, FTI Consulting reported the same [Read More]

Report: Global Renewables Investments Drop Big Time In Q3

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 12, 2016

Global clean energy investment had its weakest quarter since 2013 between July and September this year, under the impact of a summer lull in offshore wind financings in Europe and a further stage in the slowdown seen this year in [Read More]

China Slowdown Blamed For Drop In Clean Energy Investment

Posted by Lauren Tyler on April 19, 2016

According to Bloomberg New Energy Finance’s (BNEF) data team, global clean energy investment in the first quarter (Q1) of this year was $53.1 billion, down 22% from the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2015’s $68.1 billion and 12% below the $60.5 [Read More]

BNEF: The World Installed 25 Percent More Wind Last Year

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 01, 2016

Global wind installations reached a record 62 GW of capacity in 2015 – representing more than 25% growth from the previous year, according to data from Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF). Offshore wind installations, totaling 4 GW of capacity, were [Read More]