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This interactive map provides profiles of social enterprises that are working to improve energy access among underserved populations and developing nations around the world.

Source: Santa Clara University, Ayllu

This catalogue contains documents produced by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and its partners in the area of energy for poverty reduction and sustainable development.

Source: United Nations

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

The Hands-On Energy Adaptation Toolkit (HEAT) is designed to aid countries and energy sector stakeholders in identifying climate change-related risks, developing policies and projects that are robust in the face of climatic uncertainties, and assisting in managing existing energy concerns as the

Source: Energy Sector Management Assistance Program

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 webinar covers the basics of distributed generation, emphasizing renewable generation technologies and their benefits.

Source: National Renewable Energy Laboratory, United State Agency for International Development (USAID)
Date: December 2012

This spreadsheet-based model can be used to estimate the delivered cost of energy for power plants, including the levelised cost of energy as well as transmission and distribution (T&D).

Source: The World Bank - Energy Sector Management Assistance Program (ESMAP)
Date: June 2012

This website compiles articles and information about renewable energy capacity, potential and markets from around the world. Some of the research presented is more in-depth and available for purchase while the majority is free and publicly available.

Date: August 2013

This report presents background on the energy sector in Sub-Saharan Africa and overviews select energy interventions, evaluating them according to seven criteria for success.

Source: Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ) GmbH
Date: July 2007

This report assesses country clean energy challenges, the clean energy regulatory framework (for energy efficiency, renewable energy, and clean transport), the institutional environment, and the status and potential for clean energy and presents recommendations for a clean energy strategy.

Source: United States Agency for International Development
Date: June 2007