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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 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 report examines venture capital as a clean energy financing tool with a specific analysis of the role of public sector-sponsored venture capital.

Source: SEF Alliance, United Nations, New Energy Finance, Oak Foundation
Date: January 2008

This report addresses how the production and use of bioenergy products are likely to influence the future state of water resources and asserts that bioenergy development needs be carefully planned to avoid it adding to existing pressures.

Source: United Nations, International Energy Agency, Oeko-Institut
Date: September 2011

This web-based database provides detailed project output documents from Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP) projects. The database contains output documents from specific types of energy access, energy efficiency, and renewable energy programmes.

Source: Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP)
Date: March 2012

This paper examines the results of demand response (DR) implementation throughout the European Union, focusing on the factors that have either aided development of DR or acted as barriers.

Source: Energy
Date: January 2009

This report assesses policy measures used to increase fuel efficiency and reduce emissions, including standards, fiscal incentives, behavioral changes, and technology development. It provides an overview of the incentives and disincentives for each type of policy measure.

Source: United Nations
Date: May 2011

This market report from the Geothermal Energy Association provides an overview of the international geothermal power industry in 2011-2012. The authors find that global geothermal energy growth has far outpaced growth in the United States.

Source: Geothermal Energy Association
Date: May 2012

This report examines the progress Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation countries on the two energy initiatives laid out in APEC's 2007 Sydney Declaration: 1) facilitate and review progress through the voluntary APEC Energy Peer Review Mechanism and 2) work towards achieving an APEC‐wide goal of a r

Source: Asia Pacific Energy Research Centre
Date: June 2010

The authors of this report explore the possible role of institutional investment in renewable energy by addressing barriers to market entry and offering steps to alleviate these barriers and move forward with investments.

Source: Climate Policy Initiative
Date: March 2013