"Last year, 26 per cent of Germany’s power supply came from renewable sources. By 2050, the figure is targeted to rise to 80 per cent. The shift, Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said last month, is Germany’s “man on the moon” project." 1

"China will plow 2.5 trillion yuan ($361 billion) into renewable power generation by 2020 … as the world's largest energy market continues to shift away from dirty coal power towards cleaner fuels." 2


1 Slater, Joanna. "Germany recharged: EU powerhouse goes all in on alternative energy." The Globe and Mail, 10 Apr. 2015, . Accessed 13 Feb 2017.
2 Mason, Josephine. "China to plow $361 billion into renewable fuel by 2020." Reuters, 5 Jan. 2017, . Accessed 13 Feb 2017.