Global opinion on barriers to adopting renewable energy 2017

Major obstacles to renewable energy adoption growth among companies worldwide as of December 2017*

by T. Wang, last edited Apr 9, 2018
Global opinion on barriers to adopting renewable energy 2017 This statistic shows the leading barriers to the growth of renewable energy according to executives in the renewable sector around the world. As of December 2017, about 37 percent of respondents mentioned a slow development of storage technologies as a barrier.
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Major obstacles to renewable energy adoption growth among companies worldwide as of December 2017*

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Share of respondents
Slow development of storage technologies37%
Government policies32%
Insufficient investment by government28%
Insufficient investment by energy companies27%
Weaknesses in transmission and distribution25%
Share of respondents
Slow development of storage technologies37%
Government policies32%
Insufficient investment by government28%
Insufficient investment by energy companies27%
Weaknesses in transmission and distribution25%
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by T. Wang, last edited Apr 9, 2018
This statistic shows the leading barriers to the growth of renewable energy according to executives in the renewable sector around the world. As of December 2017, about 37 percent of respondents mentioned a slow development of storage technologies as a barrier.
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