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This report informs policymakers and other stakeholders in the energy sector about the technology developments in renewable mini-grids. It also discusses how these technology developments could enable faster commercialization and large-scale deployment of renewable mini-grids.

Source: International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
Date: October 2016

This report focuses on the impacts that different types of local level bioenergy initiatives—including bioresources, bioresidues, and biofuels—can have on rural livelihoods in different contexts in the developing world. The report is based on a series of 15 international case studies.

Source: United Nations, Policy Innovation Systems for Clean Energy Security
Date: January 2009

This report UNEP), describes how renewable energy and energy efficiency programs in developing countries contribute to narrowing the “2020 emissions gap”.

Source: United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Date: January 2015

This report describes how 2015 was a watershed year for international development, with global leaders meeting to adopt a new set of sustainable development goals, as well as the financing framework that underpins those goals.

Source: Africa Progress Panel (APP)
Date: January 2015

The public-private roundtable summarized on this web page describes how over one billion people globally lack access to electricity, and how providing clean and affordable energy services to these unelectrified populations will be a critical driver for poverty reduction, job creation, and improve

Source: Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM)
Date: May 2015

According to the authors of this report, the Paris agreement on climate change opened nearly $23 trillion in opportunities for climate-smart investments in emerging markets between now and 2030.

Source: International Finance Corporation, World Bank Group
Date: November 2016

This report focuses on the important role of renewable energy technologies in responding to the dual challenge of reducing energy poverty while mitigating climate change.

Source: United Nations
Date: January 2011

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

The report begins with a brief description of the role of procurement within the green growth paradigm and an introduction to key concepts.

Source: International Institute for Sustainable Development
Date: October 2012

This website provides a platform for sharing data, visualizations and analytical tools that are relevant to the energy sector.

Source: World Bank Group