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This report analyses the rural electrification policies of Brazil, China, South Africa and India to help guide policymakers in developing an effective rural electrification plan. The document outlines the different paths that each country took to achieve their goals of rural electrification.

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: March 2010

This website links to the presentations of various stakeholders in the Indian wind and biomass industries during a one day seminar on policy incentives for wind and biomass power generation, including small scale distributed generation in rural areas.

Source: India Ministry of New and Renewable Energy
Date: December 2009

This website highlights the activities of the United Nations Environment Programme Division of Technology, Industry, and Economics in promoting public and private sector finance of clean energy.

Source: United Nations

This report presents findings from a research study looking at the opportunities that carbon offset projects offer for poor rural communities.

Source: Overseas Development Institute
Date: May 2010

The India Climate Portal is the country's first dedicated site on climate change, bringing daily news, views, action, and resources. It is meant to raise awareness, promote information exchange, and foster networking and partnership in the search for solutions to climate change.

Source: Center for Social Markets
Date: June 2009

The main purpose of this handbook is to assist people who are working in or with local government to develop sustainable energy and climate action plans and implementation programs.

Source: United Nations
Date: January 2009

This webinar covers (1) energy access and links to development, end-user finance for modern energy, productive uses for energy to support economic development, and enabling environments for project development and investment in clean energy, (2) approaches to investing services and capital in sm

Source: Clean Energy Solutions Center
Date: June 2012

This journal article explores possible consequences of variations in fuel usage for improved cookstove programs and how they might vary by area.

Source: Energy Policy
Date: March 2014

In this webinar panelists discusse the challenges and opportunities within India's rural off-grid lighting and distribution markets.

Source: United Nations Foundation's Energy Access Practitioner Network, International Finance Corporation (IFC), Clean Energy Solutions Center
Date: March 2014

This guidebook provides guidance, standards and procedures for interconnecting mini grids with a central electric grid as rural electrification advances in developing countries.

Source: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Schatz Energy Research Center
Date: April 2013