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This report considers remote prosumers as roof-top solar PV customers in remote areas and islands. It describes how they are deploying renewable energy, some with ambitious plans to meet 100% of their electricity or even final energy needs with renewables.

Source: International Energy Agency Renewable Energy Technology Deployment (IEA-RETD)
Date: June 2015

The public-private roundtable summarized on this web page describes how centers for clean energy technology innovation provide opportunities for stakeholders in the scientific community to perform cutting-edge research and development to work together in a unique ecosystem that can accelerate the

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

This recorded webinar focuses on the findings of REN21's flagship report, the Renewables 2015 Global Status Report as they relate to distributed renewable energy. The webinar begins with an overview of the report and then considers the status of distributed energy in sub-Saharan Africa.

Source: Clean Energy Solutions Center, Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century (REN21)
Date: September 2015

This report describes Fiji's dependence on imports of petroleum-based fuels and assesses its endowment of a broad mix of renewable energy resources.

Source: International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
Date: June 2015

This study explores how subsidies can impede the entry of efficient lighting technologies into off-grid markets. The issue of fuel subsidies is essential to understanding the dynamics of the off-grid lighting market, according to the authors.

Source: United Nations Enviroment Programme
Date: December 2014

This webinar highlighted the Building Energy Access Markets framework, a publication developed by Practical Action Consulting that offers policymakers and practitioners a method for designing and delivering interventions that can achieve scale and sustainability and which features applicable case

Source: Clean Energy Solutions Center, United Nations Foundation’s Energy Access Practitioner Network, Practical Action, EU Energy Initiative Partnership Dialogue Facility (EUEI PDF)
Date: July 2015

This website provides trainings—at cost—for renewable project managers and business leaders that focus on factors that are fundamental to sustainable growth for the renewable energy sector, including investment, risk and profitability.

Source: Green Power Academy

This online data base collects information on international climate mitigation initiatives in operation that (1) have potential to contribute to reducing greenhouse gas emissions, (2) are international in scope or have the potential for significant impact at global scale, and (3) are dialogues,

Source: Climate Initiatives Platform
Date: January 2016

This special issue of the Environment & Urbanization journal was edited by the Women in Informal Employment: Globalizing and Organizing (WIEGO) network.

Source: Environment & Urbanization Journal, International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)
Date: October 2016

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