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This publication focuses on the regulatory aspects of integrating renewable energy sources into existing electricity markets. The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) member states are at different stages of introducing renewable policies.

Source: United States Agency for International Development (USAID), National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC)

This report describes how water resources are at the core of sustainable development and contribute a range of services that promote economic growth and environmental sustainability.

Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
Date: March 2015

This fact sheet describes how power systems are designed and operated to efficiently manage variability and uncertainty in electricity demand and resource availability. And, variable renewable energy increases this inherent variability and uncertainty, thus increasing the need for flexibility.

Source: Greening the Grid
Date: May 2015

This report presents a novel overarching framework to help policymakers understand the evolution of renewable energy policy.

Source: IEA-RETD (Renewable Energy Technology Deployment)
Date: March 2016

This factsheet outlines the problems associated with using solid fuels in open fires and traditional stoves for cooking. It proposes solutions to those problems and covers the co-benefits of “clean cooking”.

Source: Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves
Date: April 2016

This brief introduces a series of technical briefs that was developed to share lessons learned from the first three USAID|TRAction project-funded household air pollution research projects from PATH, Impact Carbon and Duke University.

Source: BEHAVIOR CHANGE APPROACHES FOR CLEAN COOKING
Date: October 2015

This report describes how there are strong opportunities to better marry the European Union's electricity and thermal energy markets to help drive up penetration of renewables, increase efficiency, lower emissions and support economic growth.

Source: European Copper Institute (ECI)
Date: August 2015

This report addresses the gap in communication and language that exists between mini-grid developers and investors about mini-grid risks and their management.

Source: Alliance for Rural Electrification
Date: January 2015

This report describes how efficient markets, served by successful private enterprises, can contribute significantly to expanding energy access and result in longer-lasting solutions.

Source: Global Village Energy Partnership (GVEP) International
Date: December 2014

This web page provides presentations, workshops and training materials from the IRENA conference on Island Energy Transitions: Pathways for Accelerated Uptake of Renewables, which took place in Martinique 22-24 June 2015.

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