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This compilation of case studies shows how fleets are using alternative fuel vehicles, dealing with infrastructure issues, obtaining funding and more. The case studies can be sorted by vehicle category, fuel/technology type and fleet application.

Source: United States National Renewable Energy Laboratory

This website hosts the Electric Vehicle (EV) Project, which characterizes vehicle use in diverse topographic and climatic conditions, evaluates the effectiveness of charge infrastructure, and conducts revenue system trials for commercial and public charge infrastructures.

Source: United States Department of Energy

This website serves as the portal for Project Get Ready, a non-profit initiative that will: create a menu of plug-in readiness actions; provide a web-based database of plug-in readiness activities; regularly convene leaders from at least 20 U.S.

Source: Rocky Mountain Institute

Speakers in the recorded webinar showcase their respective organizations’ approaches to pay-as-you-go models, discuss and contrast specific geographic contexts, and share their respective challenges and successes to provide collective best practices.

Source: United Nations Foundation’s Energy Access Practitioner Network, Clean Energy Solutions Center

This recorded webinar examines the SmartSacramento smart grid project. A U.S. Department of Energy grant awarded to California’s Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) in 2009 has helped fund more than 40 SmartSacramento smart grid initiatives and R&D projects.

Source: International Smart Grid Action Network (ISGAN), Clean Energy Solutions Center

This report summarizes key forces driving transformation in the power sector around the world, presents a framework for evaluating decisions regarding extent and pace of change, and defines pathways for transformation.

Source: 21st Century Power Partnership (21CPP), National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Date: February 2015

This report places the smart grids concept in the context of Sub-Saharan African, shifting the focus towards the facilitation of just access.

Source: United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
Date: February 2015

This article details the case of Italy, which in the course of 10 years outfitted more than 85% of homes with smart meters--the highest percentage in the world. The article focuses on the technology partners, utility leadership, and policies that supported this transformation.

Source: Bloomberg BusinessWeek
Date: November 2009

The authors of this paper argue that the breakdown in conventional policy labels represents an important shift in renewable electricity policy, one that policymakers, analysts, government officials and investors around the world need to better understand.

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

This research note examines the relationship between China and the United States as it impacts the solar and wind sectors.

Source: Bloomberg New Energy Finance
Date: May 2010