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This guidance document addresses the issue of transfer of responsibility for all legal obligations from a site operator to the competent authority (CA) or authorities.

Source: Climate Action, European Commission
Date: January 2011

This is the fourth in a series of guidance documents covering different aspects of the geological sequestration of carbon dioxide (CO2).

Source: Climate Action, European Commission
Date: January 2011

This online database and interactive map for global offshore wind development contains details on over 900 wind farms in 36 countries. The 4C Offshore Interactive Map provides an interactive map-based view of wind farm data, as well as wind farm-related news and career information.

Source: 4COffshore

This Web portal intends to: 1) guide consumers to the most energy efficient products in Europe, China, and the United States; 2) provide policy recommendations based on TopTen’s overview of most efficient products in product categories; and 3) provide guidance on tender criteria for energy effic

Source: TopTen International Group
Date: January 2011

This paper introduces stakeholders to the concept of a clean energy standard (CES), explains how a CES works, describes the benefits that a CES can deliver, and explores federal and subnational options for CES policies.

Source: Center for Climate and Energy Solutions
Date: November 2011

This report addresses how the production and use of bioenergy products are likely to influence the future state of water resources and asserts that bioenergy development needs be carefully planned to avoid it adding to existing pressures.

Source: United Nations, International Energy Agency, Oeko-Institut
Date: September 2011

The authors of this report review advances in energy efficiency legislation and how it has played out in the market through the year 2011. The report follows 25 energy efficiency policy recommendations made in prior years by the International Energy Agency.

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: April 2012

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

This report presents data on biofuel production in tropical countries in an attempt to provide a preliminary discussion of the agro-environmental impact of biofuel development. Specific attention is paid to Brazil and Malaysia, as they are the major possible exporters to the European Union.

Source: Joint Research Centre of the European Commission
Date: November 2008

This journal article brings together 50 “new-governance” instruments to understand better new governance for low-carbon buildings and what may be expected from it. The authors find that new-governance instruments fall short in exactly the same areas as do traditional instruments.

Source: Routledge Taylor and Francis Group
Date: April 2016