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This report describes how as global electricity demand increases, governments are designing and implementing policies to scale up and catalyze renewable energy.

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

Drawing from international experience and lessons, this paper focuses on wind-specific good practices for renewable electricity standards, feed-in tariffs, interconnection standards, net metering, financial incentives, and approaches to enable private finance.

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

This report reviews the best practices for inspection and maintenance (I/M) programs, targeting heavy-duty vehicles. The authors evaluate existing heavy-duty vehicle I/M testing methods and protocols and their limitations.

Source: International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT)
Date: September 2015

This report examines the worldwide market for energy efficiency and provides energy efficiency market snapshots that review important drivers and developments in selected international energy agency (iea) countries.

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: January 2015

This report highlights the many factors that have affected energy efficiency progress in 85 countries, representing more than 90% of global consumption.

Source: World Energy Council, ADEME
Date: September 2013

This report examines cost reduction and technology improvement trends for a suite of renewable energy generation options, and it illuminates other factors that may influence their deployment through 2025.

Source: Joint Institute for Strategic Energy Analysis (JISEA)
Date: February 2015

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

This study assesses the production and uses of palm residues, and the authors estimate the amount of palm residues that could be sustainably available for biofuel.

Source: The International Council On Clean Transportation
Date: June 2016