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This publication examines the sectors, technologies and policy measures that will be central in the transition to a low-carbon energy system.

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: November 2016

This website contains information on more than 800 clean energy policies around the world. It is searchable by policy name, geography, mechanism and status with subsector impacts noted per policy.

Source: Climatescope
Date: January 2018

This paper synthesizes findings from technology mapping studies of the renewable energy supply, residential and commercial buildings and transport sectors. The objective of the mapping studies was to identify key climate-mitigation technologies and associated goods.

Source: International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development, University of Warwick
Date: May 2010

This report is written with the goal to describe and analyse the feed-in tariff designs applied in the Member States of the European Union. Designs to reduce the electricity generation costs as well as the costs for society are presented and investigated.

Source: German Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety, Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI, Energy Economics Group
Date: September 2006

This is a guidebook designed to aid in community purchasing of residential photovoltaic systems (PV)s. In Portland, each successive Solarize campaign looked slightly different, reflecting the different priorities and goals of the differing neighborhoods.

Source: United States Department of Energy, Solar America Communities
Date: February 2011

This briefing paper summarizes innovative loan approaches and practices that have worked effectively for state clean energy loan programs across the country.

Source: Clean Energy States Alliance
Date: March 2009

This review of 32 of the largest photovoltaic (PV) programs in the United States demonstrates that many different mechanisms to encourage system performance are being employed across the country.

Source: Clean Energy States Alliance, United States Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Date: November 2006

This report reviews energy policies promoting distributed generation (DG), renewable energy sources (RES) and policy and market instruments in the European Union (EU)-15 Member States. Specifically, the report focuses on feed-in tariffs and net metering.

Source: European Commission
Date: May 2007

This white paper defines the vision, policy principles and strategic goals and objectives for promoting and implementing renewable energy in South Africa.

Source: South African Department of Minerals & Energy
Date: November 2003

This working paper is one in a series focused on key innovations and challenges of the Clean Technology Fund. It analyses the investment plans that the Fund has endorsed to date and makes the case for greater emphasis on institutional capacity and governance in program design.

Source: World Resources Institute
Date: November 2010