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  1. Bringing Variable Renewable Energy (VRE) Up To Scale: Options for Grid Integration Using Natural Gas and Energy Storage

    This report analyses the nature of variable renewable energy and the resulting challenges ... associated with integrating variable renewable energy technologies into a power system. It highlights the ... importance of increased flexibility when integrating high levels of variable renewable energy. It focuses on ...

    February 2015

  2. Harnessing the Dominican Republic’s Sustainable Energy Resources

    By collaborating with local stakeholders, the Worldwatch Institute has produced sustainable energy ... create a smooth transition to an energy system that is socially, economically, and environmentally ... sustainable. The roadmap addresses energy efficiency, renewable energy resources, the electricity grid, energy ...

    July 2015

  3. Report on Renewable Energy and Distributed Generation: International Case Studies on Technical and Economic Considerations

    related to renewable energy generation and detail the approaches taken by individual countries. The case ... studies address six broad themes: 1) connecting renewable energy to the grid, 2) the impact of wholesale ... market and system operation arrangements on renewable energy generation, 3) the impact of renewable ...

    International Confederation of Energy Regulators (ICER)

    February 2012

  4. Clean Energy Mini-Grids—High Impact Opportunity: Annual Report 2015

    describes how a wide range of activities were undertaken to raise the profile of clean energy mini-grids, ... “clean energy mini-grids”. Clean Energy Mini-Grids—High Impact Opportunity: Annual Report 2015 ... Sustainable Energy for All Austria Carbon Capture and Storage Low Carbon Communities Microgrids Grid ...

    December 2015

  5. The Role of Smart Grid in Integrating Renewable Energy

    including (1) the challenges of integrating variable renewable energy into power grids, (2) the types of ... emerging smart grid solutions for integrate variable renewable energy, (3) examples from around the world ... of smart grids aiding in the integration of variable renewable energy and (4) the types of policy and ...

    May 2015

  6. 100% Percent Electricity Generation through Renewable Energy by 2050: Assessment of Sri Lanka's Power Sector

    Electricity Generation through Renewable Energy by 2050: Assessment of Sri Lanka's Power Sector Asian ... Publication 1 August 2017 Keywords by: energy electricity generation electricity renewable energies Finance ... Barrier High Upfront Costs Low Knowledge Capacity Grid Integration Energy Storage Grid Integration Studies ...

    August 2017

  7. U.S. Laws and Regulations for Renewable Energy Grid Interconnections

    Rapidly declining costs of wind and solar energy technologies, increasing concerns about the ... environmental and climate change impacts of fossil fuels, and sustained investment in renewable energy projects ... all point to a not-so-distant future in which renewable energy plays a pivotal role in the electric ...

    September 2016

  8. Will Distributed Energy Resources Change How Electricity is Delivered? Working at the Edge of the Grid

    As distributed energy resource technologies proliferate on the grid, resulting changes to the grid ... proactively use energy and reduce the cost of services. This paper summarizes the trends driving the evolution ... can take to capitalize on the transformation to ensure future growth. Will Distributed Energy ...

    January 2013

  9. Green Paper: A European Strategy for Sustainable, Competitive and Secure Energy

    This report details the state of European energy markets and the steps needed to develop fully ... competitive energy markets. It describes benefits of flexible energy markets, including security of supply and ... Strategy for Sustainable, Competitive and Secure Energy European Commission Grid Integration Grid ...

    European Commission

    March 2006

  10. Boosting the Power Sector in Sub-Saharan Africa: China’s Involvement (Partner Country Series)

    Lack of energy access and frequent electricity shortages are major impediments to economic growth ... power sector development, extending energy access and facilitating economic growth. The report analyses ... assesses their impact on policies affecting energy access, economic development and financing modalities. ...

    June 2016