American Council On Renewable Energy (ACORE)
September 30, 2010 -- The US-China Program (USCP) of the American Council On Renewable Energy (ACORE) and the Chinese Renewable Energy Industries Association (CREIA) are proud to release the inaugural US-China Quarterly Market Review. The October 2010 Quarterly Market Review is the first issue of a quarterly look at the most important trends in renewable energy markets, finance, and policy in the United States and China.
The October 2010 Quarterly Market Review specifically examines:
- The outlook for wind, solar, geothermal, biomass, and biofuel markets in the U.S. and China;
- Important state policies and federal tax incentives that are driving the U.S. renewable energy markets;
- The varying success of U.S. and Chinese firms in the financial markets amid cautious investor sentiment;
- Chinese and U.S. firms that are overcoming market complexities and political sensitivities to achieve success in the U.S. and Chinese markets respectively;
- The progress of official US-China renewable energy collaborative efforts announced by President Barack Obama and President Hu Jintao in November 2009; and
- Developments in private sector US-China renewable energy cooperation.
Contributors to the report consist of experts from leading organizations in the U.S. and China including Navigant Consulting, Hudson Clean Energy Partners, Covington & Burling, and the Energy Research Institute (ERI) of the National Development & Reform Commission (NDRC).
The Quarterly Market Review also benefited from inputs from the USCP partner companies - DuPont, GCL Poly-Energy, Orrick, and Applied Materials - as well as the inputs of the USCP strategic advisors.