REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni - A GE 1.6-100 wind turbine (front R) is pictured at a wind farm in Tehachapi, California June 19, 2013.
Galvanize Foreign Direct Investment in U.S. Clean Energy
December 19, 2014,
The United States has made great strides in developing its clean energy sector. Clean energy investment reached $36.7 billion in 2013, increasing by nearly 250 percent since 2004. Despite the gains, the United States will need to continue investing on the order of 1 percent of GDP per year to be able to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions 80 percent below 1990 levels by 2050.