Cleantech in Europe

Statistics report on clean technology in Europe

Cleantech in Europe

Cleantech is the broad term that encompasses various technologies that are being developed to protect the environment or tackle climate change. Often used interchangeably with the term climate tech, cleantech can be applied to any industry or sector, from power and transportation, to agriculture and wastewater. Technologies within the cleantech umbrella include, among many others, renewables, carbon capture and storage (CCS), alternative fuels, energy storage, heat pumps, and electric vehicles.

This Statistics report provides insights into the cleantech and climate tech industries in Europe. It includes the status of various technologies, funding and investments, companies focusing on sustainable innovation, and outlooks for the industry.

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  • Premium Statistic Total greenhouse gas emissions in the European Union 1990-2021
  • Premium Statistic GHG emissions reduction targets in the European Union 2020-2050
  • Premium Statistic Global energy transition investments 2023, by leading country
  • Premium Statistic Share of clean energy technologies manufacturing 2023, by region
  • Premium Statistic Trade balance of clean tech in Europe 2021, by product


  • Basic Statistic Renewable energy mix in the European Union 2013-2022
  • Premium Statistic Installed wind power capacity in Europe 2010-2022
  • Premium Statistic Number of commercial CCS facilities in Europe 2024, by status
  • Premium Statistic Quarterly sales volume of electric vehicles in Europe 2015-2023


  • Premium Statistic Cleantech manufacturing and deployment capacities in Europe 2021-2022, by component
  • Premium Statistic Europe's share of global wind technology component manufacturing capacity 2021
  • Premium Statistic Europe's share of global solar PV manufacturing capacity and production 2021, by type
  • Premium Statistic Europe's share of global EVs & batteries manufacturing capacity & production 2021
  • Premium Statistic Breakdown of battery production capacity plans in Europe 2023, by non-completion risk


  • Premium Statistic Climate tech funding in Europe 2013-2023
  • Premium Statistic Share of VC investments in climate tech start-ups in Europe 2021-2023, by segment
  • Premium Statistic Cleantech sector equity fundraising in the United Kingdom 2017-2023
  • Premium Statistic Climate tech VC funding in London 2018-2023
  • Premium Statistic Climate tech VC funding in Paris 2018-2023


  • Premium Statistic Sectoral breakdown of top 200 climate tech start-ups in Europe 2021-2023
  • Premium Statistic Number solar PV manufacturing companies in the EU 2023, by component
  • Premium Statistic Wind power capacity by companies in the European Union (EU-27) in 2022
  • Premium Statistic Number of emerging climate tech companies worldwide 2022. by select country
  • Premium Statistic Cleantech funding in Europe 2024, by select company


  • Premium Statistic EU-27's share of clean energy tech manufacturing capacity 2022-2030, by technology
  • Premium Statistic Investment needed for local clean energy manufacturing demand in Europe and U.S. 2030
  • Premium Statistic Cleantech investment gap in the European Union 2023-2030, by type
  • Premium Statistic Projected raw materials supply for batteries as share of demand in Europe by 2030
  • Basic Statistic Wind energy pipeline capacity in Europe 2023, by status and region
  • Premium Statistic Global clean technologies market size 2030, by country

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