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This handbook is designed to be a user-friendly guide rather than a technical compendium or comprehensive collection of relevant legislation. The focus is on national legislation, but the report encompasses national constitutional provisions, regulations and state and local laws.

Source: United Nations
Date: January 2007

This review provides information on policy and energy regulation in energy markets throughout the world, including: Africa; the Baltic States, Central, and Eastern Europe; Latin America and the Caribbean; the Middle East; Russia; South Asia; South East Asia; and the Pacific Region.

Source: Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership
Date: January 2010

This article makes the case for carbon capture and storage (CCS) in the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) in developing nations while also addressing some of the barriers to entry and concerns of developing nations regarding adoption of this process.

Source: Carbon Capture Journal
Date: January 2011

This summary document provides an overview of energy efficiency policies and planning across all sectors in International Energy Agency (IEA) member countries. It contains an overview of changes in policy context by country, as well as updated data on energy consumption and intensity.

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: September 2011

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 report assesses the opportunities available for smart grid deployment as well as the necessary policy measures needed to deploy smart grids and realize the greenhouse gas emissions benefits.

Source: Major Economies Forum
Date: December 2009

This article in the ICER Chronicle highlights results for EPRI’s Smart Grid Demonstration Initiative, which is a seven-year collaborative research effort to design, deploy and evaluate how to integrate distributed energy resources into utility grid and market operations.

Source: International Confederation of Energy Regulators
Date: December 2013

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 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

The report begins with a brief description of the role of procurement within the green growth paradigm and an introduction to key concepts.

Source: International Institute for Sustainable Development
Date: October 2012