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This case study covers the experience of Belo Horizonte – Minas Gerais in drafting laws on the use of solar heaters and its participation in the Sustainable Construction Policies (PoliCS) project.

Source: International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives
Date: July 2010

This case study details a project to install solar water heaters in low-income housing units in Betim, Brazil. Lessons learned include the importance of monitoring and documentation. The case study also discusses the impacts of the project on the community.

Source: International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives
Date: July 2010

The Renewable Energy Toolkit (REToolkit) provides a set of tools to assist in improving the design and implementation of on-grid, mini-grid, and off-grid renewable energy projects.

Source: The World Bank

This case study highlights Nicaragua's Off-grid Rural Electrification Project (PERZA), which aimed to provide decentralized electricity services to rural remote areas.

Source: The World Bank

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)

This report documents the financial resources and tools that the European Commission has deployed to support sustainable energy development abroad.

Source: European Commission (EC)
Date: June 2014

This website provides access to the International Energy Agency’s annual Energy Efficient Market Report.

Source: International Energy Agency (IEA)
Date: October 2015

This study identifies and describes Mexico's possible development path to increase the use of renewables across its entire energy system by 2030. The authors estimates there could be a threefold increase in total renewable energy use by 2030 in Mexico.

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

This report describes renewable energy best practices from projects around the world.

Source: Alliance for Rural Electrification
Date: January 2013

The World Bank and the International Finance Corporation provide the Global Solar Atlas—in addition to a series of global, regional and country GIS data layers and poster maps—to support the scale-up of solar power in their client countries.

Source: The World Bank Group
Date: January 2017