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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 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

This report discusses the value of carbon capture and storage (CCS) technologies for developing countries and identifies financial approaches for CCS demonstration. It also addresses a major barrier of CCS development: high-capital cost and energy penalties.

Source: Asian Development Bank; Global CCS Institute
Date: April 2011

This database provides global information on renewable energy, energy efficiency, and climate change, including country energy profiles, a list of key global stakeholders, policy and regulatory overviews, an energy and climate change glossary, a clean energy Web search, geobrowsing features, and

Source: Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP), Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century (REN21)

This website provides a daily feed of all monitored mainstream and social media coverage worldwide of carbon capture and sequestration (CCS) on a daily basis.

Source: University of Illinois, Midwest Geological Sequestration Consortium
Date: February 2012

This report aims to provide a comprehensive overview of the bioenergy statistics, cover all aspects of bioenergy—supply, conversion and end use—and provide “rule of thumb” figures. It attempts to address issues of inconsistent data and lack of interrelations between all aspects of bioenergy.

Source: World Bioenergy Association (WBA)
Date: June 2014

This website provides access to the International Energy Agency’s annual Energy Efficient Market Report.

Source: International Energy Agency (IEA)
Date: October 2015

This report describes the relationship between biofuels and food security.

Source: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Date: June 2013

This database describes energy efficiency policies and measures in about 90 countries. Information was collected with surveys in about 50 countries and literature reviews in the remaining, which included national energy efficiency plans and other maintained databases.

Source: World Energy Council
Date: April 2015