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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 covers development and demonstration initiatives of integrated gasification combined cycle (IGCC) technology with carbon capture and sequestration (CCS) in Europe.

Source: European Turbine Network
Date: February 2010

This six-volume report details the key drivers that affect private entities in the United States as they consider investing in baseload generation capacity.

Source: United States National Energy Technology Laboratory, ICF International
Date: January 2010

This presentation reviews lessons learned from Kenya, the Philippines, Iceland, and other countries related to geothermal power. It includes key questions, barriers to development, and case studies. The presentation is a resource from the Energy Sector Management Assistance Program (ESMAP).

Source: The World Bank
Date: July 2005

This website provides information on important legislation on the support schemes for electricity from renewable sources and grid issues within the 27 European Union (EU) member countries.

Source: German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety

This report maps the extent to which corporations in Brazil, China, India and South Africa are investing in renewable energy and energy efficiency. The authors suggests government policy and regulation are important drivers for investment.

Source: Carbon Disclosure Project, Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership
Date: January 2011

This report examines how Smart Grid deployment will effect utilities, equipment and service providers, and policymakers, and goes on to suggest how each group should respond to the immense challenges and yet great opportunities that Smart Grid brings to the electric grid system.

Source: McKinsey
Date: June 2010

This report discusses the value of carbon capture and storage (CCS) technologies for developing countries and identifies financial approaches for CCS demonstration. It also addresses a major barrier of CCS development: high-capital cost and energy penalties.

Source: Asian Development Bank; Global CCS Institute
Date: April 2011

The Global Environment Facility has supported technologies including solar thermal heating, solar thermal power, off-grid and on-grid solar photovoltaic, wind power, small hydro power, geothermal power, and biomass in projects globally.

Source: Global Environment Facility
Date: November 2009

This database provides global information on renewable energy, energy efficiency, and climate change, including country energy profiles, a list of key global stakeholders, policy and regulatory overviews, an energy and climate change glossary, a clean energy Web search, geobrowsing features, and

Source: Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP), Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century (REN21)