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This report compares the potential and cost of three national policies (renewable energy quota or REQ, public benefit fund, and clean development mechanism) to address accessibility, affordability, and import dependence issues in Ghana.

Source: United Nations
Date: May 2006

This report assesses the need for energy services in least-developed countries, developing countries, emerging economies, and developed countries, as well as barriers and classes of policies to address them. Examples of forward looking policies in developing countries are presented.

Source: United Nations
Date: June 2011

The Intelligent Energy-Europe (IEE) programme is the European Union's tool for funding action to improve market conditions for energy efficiency and renewable energy opportunities in Europe.

Source: European Commission

This report presents the initiatives and groups that support the European Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET-Plan) and ensure the affordability and competitiveness of low-carbon technologies.

Source: European Commission
Date: January 2010

The Greenhouse Gas Protocol (GHG Protocol) provides widely used international accounting tools for government and business leaders to understand, quantify and manage greenhouse gas emissions.

Source: World Resources Institute, World Business Council for Sustainable Development

This report summarizes the off-grid renewable energy solutions available to rural entities.

Source: Alliance for Rural Electricification
Date: June 2011

This website contains key tools and documents relating to the Hydropower Sustainability Assessment Protocol, which is a sustainability assessment framework for hydropower development and operation.

Source: International Hydropower Association
Date: November 2010

The Global Environment Facility has supported technologies including solar thermal heating, solar thermal power, off-grid and on-grid solar photovoltaic, wind power, small hydro power, geothermal power, and biomass in projects globally.

Source: Global Environment Facility
Date: November 2009

This database provides global information on renewable energy, energy efficiency, and climate change, including country energy profiles, a list of key global stakeholders, policy and regulatory overviews, an energy and climate change glossary, a clean energy Web search, geobrowsing features, and

Source: Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP), Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century (REN21)

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