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This report examines the status of the science and technology that are the foundation of the U.S. energy system, together with the research, development, demonstration, and deployment (RDD&D) opportunities to advance them.

Source: U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)
Date: September 2015

This report describes how (1) voluntary sustainability standards have grown rapidly in number and importance in global commodity markets over the past decade and (2) the growth is occurring in parallel with growing recognition of the importance of economic drivers in implementing sustainable deve

Source: International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)
Date: January 2014

This report addresses that, while many governments have announced climate change mitigation commitments to reduce their carbon emissions in the 2025-2035 timeframe, the commitments tend not to have detailed sector-specific, technology-specific commitments.

Source: International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT)
Date: December 2015

According to this report, the greatest efficiency gains have been led by policy and the greatest untapped potential lie where policy is absent or inadequate. It focuses on progress made in China. The report demonstrates the central role of policy in driving energy efficiency.

Source: International Energy Agency (iea)

This report discusses potential impacts of progressive transportation policies worldwide. The authors explore growth rates in transportation, potential reductions in fuel use, and associated energy and environmental benefits.

Source: The International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT)
Date: November 2012

After two years of data gathering, the authors of this report produced a comprehensive overview of the deployment of electric vehicles (EVs) in Clean Energy Ministerial countries. Existing policies are discussed and a matrix was built for the countries included.

Source: Clean Energy Ministerial, Electric Vehicles Initiative, International Energy Agency
Date: April 2013

This report provides brief overviews of industry trends and global investment in the renewable energy sector and then focuses on outlining tax and incentive policies from Argentina, Australia, Austria, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Italy, Mexico, The Netherlands, New Zealand, No

Source: KPMG International
Date: December 2012

This document is a guide for those who blend, store, distribute and use biodiesel. It is intended to help fleets, individual users, blenders, distributors and those involved in related activities understand procedures for handling and using biodiesel fuels.

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

The authors of this paper argue that the breakdown in conventional policy labels represents an important shift in renewable electricity policy, one that policymakers, analysts, government officials and investors around the world need to better understand.

Source: National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Date: February 2015

This report describes energy efficiency trends in G20 countries based a set of homogeneous energy efficiency indicators. The indicators are designed to monitor changes in energy efficiency and to allow cross-country comparisons of various energy efficiency situations.

Source: International Partnership for Energy Efficiency Cooperation (IPEEC)
Date: July 2015