Is clean energy a good investment? The survey found that of the 400 companies with investments in renewable energy, roughly 20 percent of companies saw a return on investment of 15 percent. MIT researchers note that the ideal is an annual rate of return of between 20 percent and 25 percent.
Is it smart to invest in green energy? The International Energy Agency projects global renewable energy capacity will rise more than 60% from 2020 levels by 2026 and account for nearly 95% of all worldwide power capacity growth in that time. There’s no question renewable energy is the future, and it could make for an excellent long-term investment.
Who are the biggest investors in clean energy? China is already leading in renewable energy production figures. It is currently the world’s largest producer of wind and solar energy,9 and the largest domestic and outbound investor in renewable energy.
What are good clean energy companies to invest?
|Renewable Energy Stock||Ticker Symbol||Market Capitalization|
|NextEra Energy||(NYSE:NEE)||$169.8 billion|
|Brookfield Renewable||(NYSE:BEP) (NYSE:BEPC)||$13.6 billion|
|Clearway Energy||(NYSE:CWEN) (NYSE:CWEN.A)||$7.0 billion|
|First Solar||(NASDAQ:FSLR)||$8.3 billion|
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