Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Index (RECAI)

Since 2003, the biannual RECAI has ranked the top 40 countries based on investment in renewable energy, a key part of the energy transition.

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The Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Index (RECAI) ranks the top 40 countries in the world on the attractiveness of their renewable energy investment and deployment opportunities. The rankings reflect our assessments of market attractiveness and global market trends. In this latest edition we see COVID-19 having a short to mid-term impact, but the long-term drivers for investment in renewables remain strong, making the sector a safer haven for investment.  

The below graphic follows the changes in the Top 10 since May 2016. France and the UK have charged up the ranks, while China has held the top spot — until now. For a broader view, download the RECAI top 40 country ranking. For a further discussion and details on the methodology, read our article on the key developments.

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