North America Will Lead the World in New Smart Energy Capacity Additions through 2015

November 2012
Transmission & Distribution World Exclusive Insight;11/14/2012, p9
Trade Publication
The article focuses on a report from Pike Research, a part of Navigant's Energy Practice, which showed that North America leads the world in terms of additions of new renewable energy capacity.


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