China Boosts Solar Investments

China has increased its investments in solar energy since the start of the year, with the amount growing threefold from a year ago, Bloomberg reported, citing official data. Investments in solar power totaled some $4.3 billion for the period from January to April, the report said, citing figures from the National Energy Administration. This was 204 percent higher than investment in solar in the first four months of 2021 and represents more than half of China’s total solar investments for the first 11 months of 2021. China is already the biggest…