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Drawing from international experience and lessons, this paper focuses on wind-specific good practices for renewable electricity standards, feed-in tariffs, interconnection standards, net metering, financial incentives, and approaches to enable private finance.

Source: National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Date: May 2015

This report reviews the best practices for inspection and maintenance (I/M) programs, targeting heavy-duty vehicles. The authors evaluate existing heavy-duty vehicle I/M testing methods and protocols and their limitations.

Source: International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT)
Date: September 2015

This aim of this book is to develop specific proposals for greening China’s financial system based on an analysis of current practice in China and an exchange of experience with international experts.

Source: International Institute for Sustainable Development
Date: September 2015

This report examines the worldwide market for energy efficiency and provides energy efficiency market snapshots that review important drivers and developments in selected international energy agency (iea) countries.

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: January 2015

This report describes how subsidized electricity has incentivized groundwater extraction in Haryana, India. The authors identify agricultural subsidies in general and then quantify the major irrigation, fertilizer and agricultural electricity subsidies.

Source: International Institute for Sustainable Development
Date: October 2015

This recorded webinar examines the Readiness for Investment in Sustainable Energy (RISE) project, which provides indicators for assessing the legal and regulatory landscape for investment in sustainable energy.

Source: World Bank Group, Clean Energy Solutions Center
Date: June 2015

This report discusses the relationship between fossil-fuel subsidies and gender in India. Subsidy reform in cooking, lighting, pumping and transport fuels is needed to increase access to sustainable energy and help empower women.

Source: International Institute for Sustainable Development, Global Subsidies Initiative
Date: July 2014

This report describes India's interests in Paris and what the country should put forward as the mitigation component of its "intended nationally determined contribution" (INDC) for the Paris 2015 climate agreement.

Source: CPR Climate Initiative
Date: August 2015

This report examines cost reduction and technology improvement trends for a suite of renewable energy generation options, and it illuminates other factors that may influence their deployment through 2025.

Source: Joint Institute for Strategic Energy Analysis (JISEA)
Date: February 2015

This paper examines energy efficiency's role in boosting economic growth and reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

Source: The New Climate Economy
Date: November 2015