China's solar boom lifts clean energy funding to near record
Thu, Jan 18, 2018 - 5:50 AM
At the end of November, photovoltaic power installations totalled almost 126 gigawatts in China, up 67 per cent from a year earlier, according to the latest data from National Energy Administration.
CHINA'S insatiable appetite for solar power led to a surprise increase in global clean-energy investment last year even as US President Donald Trump pushed to undermine pollution rules and curbs on coal.
About US$333.5 billion poured into renewable energy and cutting-edge...