Many nations and corporations across the world are taking steps to develop alternative energy solutions and the private sector is taking note of this opportunity with investors pouring in their cash. Last year, a staggering $214 billion was invested in renewable energy worldwide and, according to Thomson Reuter’s Lipper unit, alternative energy mutual funds and exchange traded funds returned an impressive average 41.6% over the 12 months through June. If you are interested in investing in alternative energy stocks check out this infographic for more information.
The above introductory comments are edited excerpts from an infographic* by Sukhdip Basra (VisualCapitalist.com) entitled 2014′s Most Promising Alternative Energy Trends.
The following infographic is presented courtesy of Lorimer Wilson, editor of www.munKNEE.com (Your Key to Making Money!), and www.FinancialArticleSummariesToday.com (A site for sore eyes and inquisitive minds) and has been edited, abridged and/or reformatted (some sub-titles and bold/italics emphases) for the sake of clarity and brevity to ensure a fast and easy read. This paragraph must be included in any article re-posting to avoid copyright infringement.
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*http://www.visualcapitalist.com/2014s-promising-alternative-energy-trends/ (Copyright © 2014 Visual Capitalist | All rights reserved.)