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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 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 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 book documents the broad range of policy measures to stimulate efficient lighting that have been implemented in various locations across the globe and suggests new ways these could be strengthened to prevent light’s labour’s from being lost.

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: January 2006

This report analyses institutional models and practices that have proved effective in promoting energy efficiency (EE) investments.

Source: World Bank
Date: October 2008

This report catalogs by sector--buildings, transportation, industrial and power--energy efficiency policies at the U.S. federal, state and local levels and identifies some prominent policy trends.

Source: United States National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Date: December 2009

This paper provides guidance regarding when and how smart grid piloting studies should be conducted along with examples from several recent pilots that involved dynamic pricing, a key element of the smart grid.

Source: Smart Grid News, The Brattle Group
Date: May 2009