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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 report explains for international regulators the role of renewable energy in the regulatory framework.

Source: USAID, National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC)
Date: January 2011

Sustainable Logistics offers tools to help companies develop sustainable logistics through their supply chain and business operations. The website includes a toolbox that employs a large range of resources to determine the emissions and sustainability levels of organizations.

Source: Connekt, Netherlands Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment

This report provides general policy information on low-carbon options for electricity generation. It identifies the existing and potential low-carbon technologies as well as specific policies that would create widespread development and deployment of low-carbon tools.

Source: World Business Council for Sustainable Development
Date: November 2008

This report discusses the role of the private sector in the design and implementation of technology transfer initiatives. It also outlines key questions that policymakers should consider when developing energy efficiency programmes to attract private investment and development.

Source: Institute for Building Efficiency
Date: August 2010

In this report, the International Energy Agency's Coal Industry Advisory Board (CIAB) provides a set of case studies to illustrate the progress made towards developing sustainable practices by both coal-producing and coal-using industries, best practices, and examples of sustainable coal use.

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: January 2006

This report details the major trends in the United States light-duty vehicle and medium/heavy truck markets as well as the underlying trends that caused them. The report pays special attention to the progress of high-efficiency and alternative-fuel technologies.

Source: Oak Ridge National Laboratory, U.S. Department of Energy
Date: February 2012

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 paper quantifies the impact of state-level policies on renewable energy development in order to better understand the role of policy on development and inform policymakers on the policy mechanisms that provide maximum benefit.

Source: National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Date: July 2009

This guide explores several of the most promising financing mechanisms that can be integrated into renewable portfolio standard (RPS) programs: solar-specific provisions, feed-in tariffs, and market-based auctions.

Source: CleanEnergy States Alliance
Date: March 2010