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This short project summary summarizes the project design, results framework, and lessons learned resulting from a 19-kilowatt river micro-hydro system to deliver electricity to 67 local households in the Philippines.

Source: Asian Development Bank
Date: October 2011

This report highlights a series of case studies that the World Bank has carried out in order to identify the crucial factors determining the success of such programs.

Source: World Bank
Date: December 2004

This brief summarizes some of the main approaches to mini-grid development. The brief also addresses the requirements for successful mini-grid implementation and key challenges to their development, particularly in Africa.

Source: Global Village Energy Partnership
Date: September 2011

This report analyzes lessons learned from the United Nations Development Programme's Rural Energy Development Programme (REDP), specifically whether the project contributed to partnerships at the national and local level for expansion of rural energy services to the poorest households.

Source: United Nations
Date: February 2007

This report examines the gap between access to modern energy and small-scale finance, and it focuses on the role of governments in bridging the gap.

Source: United Nations, German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development
Date: August 2009

The second of the Capacity for Development for the Clean Development Mechanism (CD4CDM) perspectives series, this collection of 13 papers aims to address the question of how to reform the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) in a post-2012 climate regime.

Source: United Nations
Date: January 2008

This report showcases a methodology to evaluate the performance of different public finance mechanisms and their suitability for replication in other applications, policy contexts, and geographies across the clean energy continuum.

Source: United Nations, SEF Alliance
Date: November 2011

This toolkit consists of a guidebook, A Practical Guide to Cool Roofs and Cool Pavements, as well as links to additional related information.

Source: Global Cool Cities Alliance
Date: January 2012

This case study highlights China's activities to overcome challenges in capacity, financing, policy, technology, and information with regard to renewable energy commercialization and adoption.

Source: World Bank

This report presents 1) an analysis of international vehicle emission standards with the intent of identifying a pathway for improving China's own emission standards and 2) a discussion of potential barriers to and benefits of implementing them.

Source: International Council on Clean Transportation
Date: September 2011