And to continue growing as same will be said about the U.S., continuing to lag, as we were the ones who started down the road of alternatives some forty years back only to get blocked by the same special interests, and lack of private funding and blocked public funding, blocking the growth of new industry now especially in these years of the collapsed economy and destruction of the middle class!
13 March 2012 - Clean energy markets - especially for wind and solar power - continued to expand rapidly in 2011, even against a tough economic and political climate, increased industry consolidation and downward pricing pressure on manufacturers, finds a new report from research firm Clean Edge.
According to the report, combined global revenue for wind power, solar PV and biofuels rose 31% over 2010, growing from $188.1 billion in 2010 to $246.1 billion in 2011. The bulk of this expansion came from double-digit growth rates for both wind and solar deployment globally. read more>>>