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As part of the implementation of the AfDB’s Ten‑Year Strategy (2013-2022), its Gender Strategy (2014-2018) and the New Deal on Energy for Africa (a transformative partnership to light up and power Africa by 2025), the Office of the Special Envoy on Gender conducted a desk review of the gender di

Source: AfDB
Date: January 2016

This brief describes how a multitiered approach to measuring energy access proposed in the SE4ALL Global Tracking Framework of 2013 introduces a five-tier measurement methodology based on various energy attributes, such as quantity, quality, affordability and duration of supply.

Source: World Bank, Live Wire
Date: June 2014

This presentation details the potential for renewable energy and solar PV for the real estate sector in Ghana.

Source: Chartered Building and Civil Engineering Contractors (Ghana), made available through GIZ
Date: January 2016

This brief quantifies air pollution and climate change externalities related to fossil fuels, along with the extent these can be reduced with higher uptake of renewables.

Source: International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)

This white paper summarizes the challenges to integrating increasing amounts of variable renewable energy, identifies emerging practices in power system planning and operation that can facilitate grid integration and proposes a unifying concept—economic carrying capacity—that can provide a framew

Source: National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Date: April 2015

This note provides guidance for stakeholders in defining smart-grid goals, identifying priorities and structuring investment plans.

Source: The World Bank
Date: April 2015

In this paper, the authors examine the impacts of two competing feedback dynamics on U.S. distributed PV deployment through 2050 for residential and commercial customers.

Source: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Date: July 2015

This study examined the integration of renewable energy as part of the Hawaii Clean Energy Initiative's Energy Agreement.

Source: National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Date: May 2015

This paper outlines “the changing energy landscape and the manifold advantages smart grids entail for consumers, network operators, suppliers, renewable energy generators, new services providers, the environment and the economy.” Its three sections are titled (1) Increasing system flexibility: B

Source: European Federation of Local Energy Companies
Date: November 2014

This paper examines the trade-offs associated with producing fuel and food from algae at the energy–food–water–climate nexus.

Source: Environmental Research Letters
Date: October 2017