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This website includes maps that summarize state activity across a range of clean energy policy areas. Each map provides further details about state activities in that policy area. The resource is part of the U.S.

Source: United States Environmental Protection Agency

This website provides access to a collection of webcasts and podcasts presented by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Local Climate and Energy Program.

Source: United States Environmental Protection Agency

This website provides a series of best practices for communities participating in Minnesota's GreenStep Cities program. The recommendations come with a downloadable or online spreadsheet to track implementation as well as a categorization system for communities.

Source: Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
Date: June 2010

This calculator translates carbon dioxide emissions quantities into easy to understand terms, such as the "equivalent of the carbon dioxide emissions of 183,000 cars annually." It is designed to facilitate communication of greenhouse gas reduction targets, strategies, and successes of various in

Source: United States Environmental Protection Agency
Date: May 2011

This report examines clean energy predictions and realities around the world. It includes much data and country case studies that give a realistic overview of the international energy picture through 2030.

Source: United Nations Environment Programme
Date: December 2013

This report examines cost reduction and technology improvement trends for a suite of renewable energy generation options, and it illuminates other factors that may influence their deployment through 2025.

Source: Joint Institute for Strategic Energy Analysis (JISEA)
Date: February 2015

This paper examines energy efficiency's role in boosting economic growth and reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

Source: The New Climate Economy
Date: November 2015

The public-private roundtable summarized on this web page describes how the transition to a global clean energy economy depends on the world's cities, which accounting for roughly 75 per cent of global energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions.

Source: Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM)
Date: May 2015

This study assesses the production and uses of palm residues, and the authors estimate the amount of palm residues that could be sustainably available for biofuel.

Source: The International Council On Clean Transportation
Date: June 2016

This report introduces capacity mechanisms—a policy instrument for power markets—to a non-expert audience. The authors consider the implications of capacity mechanisms for meeting parallel objectives of security of supply and decarbonisation.

Source: Overseas Development Institute
Date: May 2016