Tag: Ernst & Young

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Shocker! California Tops US Renewables List

The U.S. led the world in clean energy investment in 2011, but China retained the top spot in the latest Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Index [PDF] from Ernst & Young, with the U.S. second and Germany third. The accounting firm… Read More

Ernst & Young: EV Industry Faces Moment Of Truth

Ernst &Young makes its money giving advice and telling people what to do. The massive global accounting and consulting giant just concluded talks with the bigwigs of the electric vehicle industry in Bonn, Detroit and Beijing and they’ve got some… Read More
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Cleantech VC Dipped 4.5 Percent In 2011

Not a banner year, but in the face of a difficult economy, not bad. That was the verdict from Ernst & Young as it released new cleantech venture capital data today that showed total investment in 2011 at $4.9 billion,… Read More

Solar Industry Doom And Gloom? Not Really

Editor’s Note: EarthTechling kicks off in-house columns today to comment on timely issues around the cleantech revolution. Joining us is noted cleantech blogger Susan Kraemer, talking about off base financial media coverage of the solar industry. The Wall Street Journal… Read More
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Cleantech VC Bounces Back In 3rd Quarter

After a worrisome second quarter, cleantech venture capital bounced back in the recently concluded third quarter, according to Ernst & Young. The accounting firm, again crunching data from Dow Jones VentureSource, said U.S. VC investment in cleantech companies increased 73… Read More
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Clean Energy Investment Hit By Debt Crisis

The ongoing debt crisis in Europe and the recent negotiations over the U.S. debt limit are having a significant impact on the financing of global renewable energy projects, according to the latest Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Indices (CAI) report [PDF] … Read More