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The U.S. Congressional Research Service (CRS) investigated the feasibility of the transportation portion of carbon capture and sequestration (CCS) activities.

Source: United States Congressional Research Service
Date: January 2008

This presentation introduces the international practice and experience of developing solar projects in cities. The presentation first describes the role of cities in supporting solar and summarizes U.S. Solar America Cities Program and model U.S. cities and projects.

Source: The China Sustainable Energy Program, Center for Resource Solutions
Date: May 2011

This website provides access to a collection of webcasts and podcasts presented by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Local Climate and Energy Program.

Source: United States Environmental Protection Agency

This article discusses design and engineering considerations for microgrids, including building codes, power quality and reliability, regulatory environments, and economics.

Source: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Date: May 2008

This report details the major trends in the United States light-duty vehicle and medium/heavy truck markets as well as the underlying trends that caused them. The report pays special attention to the progress of high-efficiency and alternative-fuel technologies.

Source: Oak Ridge National Laboratory, U.S. Department of Energy
Date: February 2012

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 paper quantifies the impact of state-level policies on renewable energy development in order to better understand the role of policy on development and inform policymakers on the policy mechanisms that provide maximum benefit.

Source: National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Date: July 2009

The authors of this report review advances in energy efficiency legislation and how it has played out in the market through the year 2011. The report follows 25 energy efficiency policy recommendations made in prior years by the International Energy Agency.

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: April 2012

This report examines the value-creation potential of solar and wind power as an important first step for continuing research and analysis.

Source: Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM), International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
Date: May 2014

Drawing from international experience and lessons, this paper focuses on wind-specific good practices for renewable electricity standards, feed-in tariffs, interconnection standards, net metering, financial incentives, and approaches to enable private finance.

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