China leads the world in renewable energy investment
See the interactive visualization here. If I had a nickel for every time I had heard someone say renewable energy, green tech or clean power within the past year, I would be a billionaire. These phrases are thrown around like their mere utterance will translate into a clean and energy independent future. However, green tech requires a great deal of green and data from the Pew Environmental Group indicates that China is leading the world by several measures of investment. Take a look at our interactive visualization of the data below. You can also find this viz on The Guardian.