9 Facts You Need to Know about the Renewable Energy Industry

1. Currently, 11 per cent of US domestic energy comes from renewable sources.

2. Wind turbines generate zero emissions.

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3. Notably, 2019 was a record year for investment in non-traditional energy companies.

4. Venture capital investors play a crucial role in energy industry innovation.

5. Corporate investors are increasingly turning to the electric car market.

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5. Royal Dutch Shell and BP are increasingly investing in green energy.

6. Investment in renewable energy far exceeds investment in dirty fuels.

7. Just one wind turbine can power up to 1,400 homes.

8. Clean energy creates up to five times more jobs than fossil fuel.

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9. Investment in renewables surpassed $2.5 trillion (£1.9 trillion) between 2010 and 2019.

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Nicole Junkermann is a self-made, international entrepreneur and investor.

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Nicole Junkermann

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Nicole Junkermann is a self-made, international entrepreneur and investor.

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