Bloomberg New Energy Finance is the leading provider of independent analysis, data and news in the clean energy and carbon markets. Bloomberg New Energy Finance was founded by Michael Liebreich in 2004, and now employs some 180 analysts and sector specialists with offices in Europe, North and South America, Africa, Asia and Oceania.

In 2009 New Energy Finance was acquired by Bloomberg, the world's most trusted source of data, news, analysis and trading tools for businesses and financial professionals. Bloomberg was founded in 1981 with one core belief: that bringing transparency to capital markets through access to information could increase capital flows, produce economic growth and jobs, and significantly reduce the cost of doing business.

Bloomberg New Energy Finance runs several Indexes tracking spot and forward prices of commodities important to solar. The purpose of these Indexes is to allow industry participants to benchmark their deals and contracts against the market.