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This report was delivered to the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio to support its investigation of technological and regulatory changes in the electricity sector in the Commission’s PowerForward initiative.

Source: Rocky Mountain Institute
Date: January 2018

This issue brief lays out the objectives and principles that the authors says should guide consideration of new rate design structures for better integrating and valuing distributed energy resources.

Source: Advanced Energy Economy
Date: January 2018

This report provides a meta-analysis of numerous existing studies, reports, and analyses to support an objective assessment of the efficacy of time-based rates and demand charge rates for mass-market customers.

Source: Rocky Mountain Institute
Date: May 2016

Variability of solar and wind energy—two key sources for renewable power generation—present new challenges.

Source: International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)

This article reviews city case studies to inform a framework for developing urban infrastructure design standards and policy instruments that together aim to pursue energy efficiency and greenhouse gas mitigation through city carbon budgets and water use efficiency and climate risk adaptation th

Source: Environmental Progress and Sustainable Energy (AlChE)
Date: November 2017

This educational video gives an overview of energy-water-food nexus research being done at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Carnegie Mellon University, and Columbia University.

Source: National Science Foundation, NBC Learn
Date: February 2017

This research explores which counties in Colorado may be best suited to reusing produced water for agriculture based on a combined index of need, quality of produced water and quantity of produced water.

Source: Science of the Total Environment
Date: November 2018

Water scarcity affects drylands, threatening their food security, while the oil and gas industry produces significant and increasing volumes of produced water that could be partly reused for agricultural irrigation in these regions.

Source: Agricultural Water Management
Date: July 2018

This paper explores the relevance of existing and ongoing scholarship within the water community, as well as current research needs, for (1) understanding energy-water-food nexus processes and systems and (2) implementing solutions through innovations in technologies, infrastructures and policies

Source: Advances in Water Resources
Date: January 2018

The IPCC Low Energy Demand scenario requires significant efficiency gains in the use of energy. This report aims to describe how nations can increase their understanding of efficiency, invest in it and project a vision forward.

Source: International Partnership for Energy Efficiency Cooperation
Date: January 2019