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The International Energy Agency (IEA) - Renewable Energy Technology Deployment (RETD) program’s mandate is to address cross-cutting issues that influence the deployment of renewable energy and to act as a vehicle to accelerate the market introduction and deployment of renewable energy technologi

Source: International Energy Agency

This market report from the Geothermal Energy Association provides an overview of the international geothermal power industry in 2011-2012. The authors find that global geothermal energy growth has far outpaced growth in the United States.

Source: Geothermal Energy Association
Date: May 2012

This quarterly market review series highlights developments in renewable energy markets, finance, and policy in the United States and China.

Source: American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE)
Date: January 2013

This study offers one of the first perspectives on the job-creation role of rural energy access. The authors find that there is significant potential for job creation due to rural energy access initiatives, especially small-scale renewables.

Source: International Renewable Energy Agency
Date: June 2012

This report assesses—at the micro level for the whole region—the distributional impact of raising energy tariffs to cost recovery levels and to simulate policy options to cushion these impacts.

Source: World Bank
Date: June 2013

This paper provides a framework for comparing the existing federal policies for onshore wind and solar photovoltaic (PV) technologies in India with a proposed class of debt-related federal policies, using project-level cash-flow models.

Source: Climate Policy Initiative
Date: March 2014

This paper offers a commercial solution to the energy access challenge. According to the authors, a significant proportion of the estimated 1.3 billion people (about 300 million households) around the world living without access to basic levels of modern energy services can be reached by 2030.

Date: June 2014

The study aims to support Brazil's continued efforts to foster development while reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

Source: World Bank
Date: May 2010

This synthesis of the energy issues discussed in the national reports of Rio+20 are intended to help strengthen implementation of the Rio+20 directions and commitments.

Source: United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA), United Nation (UN) Energy
Date: January 2014

This report discusses components—strategic planning, operations, and social context—that explain why twelve particular microgrids were found to thrive or struggle.

Source: United Nations Foundation
Date: February 2014