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This report presents lessons for implementing local renewables policies in cities large and small, local government activities to drive renewable energy, as well as how national governments can create enabling frameworks for cities. Local governments are ideal drivers of change.

Source: Renewable Energy Policy Network for 21st Century
Date: May 2011

The South Asia Low Carbon Platform website is a knowledge-sharing platform for low carbon energy and low carbon development in countries like India, Bangladesh, and Pakistan.

Source: Eldis Communities, University of Sussex

This website provides recent presentations and webinars regarding low-carbon vehicles, low-carbon fuels, and policies to reduce carbon emissions in the transportation sector.

Source: Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP)

This webinar—hosted in partnership with the Collaborative Labeling & Appliance Standards Program (CLASP)—informs on rapidly growing technological advances that improve energy efficiency of outdoor lighting.

Source: Clean Energy Solutions Center, Collaborative Labeling & Appliance Standards Program (CLASP)
Date: December 2012

This report reviews numerous voluntary renewable energy purchase markets in the United States. Sales, customer participation, community programs, and tradable certificate pricing are explored from several perspectives to identify market trends and opportunities for future growth.

Source: National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Date: September 2013

The Energy Efficient Lighting Toolkit is designed to be the omnibus guide for countries to shift to energy efficient lighting. Policy best practices are discussed along with highlighting financial, energy, and environmental benefits.

Source: en.lighten, United Nations Environment Programme
Date: December 2012

The authors of this report review effective economic measures for increasing investment in energy efficiency in the buildings sector. All aspects of energy efficiency policy are reviewed, including policy and program design, and funding for programs.

Source: International Energy Agency (IEA)
Date: December 2012

This report highlights China’s response to rapidly increasing pollution levels and the “greentech” progress made on the 12th five-year plan.

Source: China Greentech Initiative
Date: June 2013

This report presents the key findings and recommendations that emerged from roundtable discussions during the International Off-grid Renewable Energy Conference (IOREC).

Source: IRENA
Date: January 2013

This website compiles articles and information about renewable energy capacity, potential and markets from around the world. Some of the research presented is more in-depth and available for purchase while the majority is free and publicly available.

Date: August 2013