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This report presents a novel overarching framework to help policymakers understand the evolution of renewable energy policy.

Source: IEA-RETD (Renewable Energy Technology Deployment)
Date: March 2016

This website examines the interactions between the energy and water sectors. It includes section on energy-water modeling and analysis, technology development and deployment, and energy-water system solutions.

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

This presentation explored renewable energy certificates (REC) definitions, explained how RECs are tracked and traded electronically, and examined the tradeoffs to buying and selling RECs. The presentation concluded with a comparison of how renewable attributes are tracked in various countries.

Source: Clean Energy Solutions Center, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Date: July 2015

This report, published by the World Resources Institute (WRI), describes how the techniques of hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling, in combination, have opened up vast new areas for natural gas production, altering the energy landscape in the United States.

Source: World Resources Institute (WRI)
Date: June 2015

This paper presents four definitions of capacity credit and uses an empirical study to compare them. The authors show that the choice of which definition is used can significantly impact the resultant capacity credit.

Source: IEEE Transactions on Power Systems
Date: January 2009

The analysis in this report focuses on the benefits of using energy storage systems to balance the electrical power system at the grid operator level.

Source: Navigant Research, Pike Research
Date: October 2011

The design process of a decoupling mechanism contains a number of decision points that address policy and stakeholder priorities.

Source: The Regulatory Assistance Project
Date: November 2016

This policy brief presents three key recommendations for supporting a global energy transition in support of the Paris Climate Agreement and the Agenda for Sustainable Development and building on action taken by the G20 in recent years.

Source: Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS)
Date: November 2016

This report explores energy laws that broadly shift private incentives towards efficient use of renewable energy using of "game-changing" technology such as vehicle-to-grid (V2G) motor vehicles.

Source: Social Science Electronic Publishing, Inc.
Date: August 2016

This project examined real life examples of how renewable energy projects have been developed to leverage local interests, increase direct economic benefits such as job creation but also establish new business.

Source: International Energy Agency - Renewable Energy Technology Deployment Technology Collaboration Programme (IEA RETD TCP)
Date: August 2016