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This website links to resources related to the European Commission's Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD), a community legal tool that provides for a holistic approach to efficient energy use in the buildings sector.

Source: European Commission

This website provides information on important legislation on the support schemes for electricity from renewable sources and grid issues within the 27 European Union (EU) member countries.

Source: German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety

This report analyses the connection between government clean energy spending and various measures of economic health.

Source: United Nations, Management Information Services, Inc.
Date: January 2009

This report presents the initiatives and groups that support the European Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET-Plan) and ensure the affordability and competitiveness of low-carbon technologies.

Source: European Commission
Date: January 2010

This working paper analyses the evolution of peak load demand to 2050 in four key regions: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Europe, OECD North America, OECD Pacific and China.

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: January 2011

This report assesses experience to date in developed Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) economies regarding the interaction of environmental regulations with deployment of clean coal technology.

Source: Science Applications International Corporation, Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Secretariat
Date: November 2007

This "information paper" is directed toward countries that are developing or considering developing near-term regulatory approaches to facilitate carbon capture and sequestration (CCS) demonstration efforts or need comprehensive regulatory frameworks for the large-scale deployment of CCS.

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: November 2010

This document builds on the first European Commission (EC) Geological Storage of Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Guidance Document, which laid out the overarching framework and nomenclature for the entire lifecycle of geological sequestration activities, including its phases, main activities, and major reg

Source: Climate Action, European Commission
Date: January 2011

This report presents the findings of a study that surveyed 78 thermal retrofitting practitioners in regard to their opinions on the German Conciliation Committee of the Parliament's potential plan to offer residential building owners in Germany a tax incentive for undertaking retrofits that are

Source: Climate Policy Initiative, Deutsches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung Berlin
Date: January 2012

This report examines how Smart Grid deployment will effect utilities, equipment and service providers, and policymakers, and goes on to suggest how each group should respond to the immense challenges and yet great opportunities that Smart Grid brings to the electric grid system.

Source: McKinsey
Date: June 2010