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This website includes a collection of useful examples of operational documents for master plans, regulatory and legal frameworks, and designs for rural electrification agencies and funds.

Source: The World Bank

The report provides policy information on the assessment of the environmental and social costs and benefits of biofuels. It examines concerns of critical developments and reviews the options for a more sustainable use of biomass and measures to increase resource productivity.

Source: United Nations
Date: January 2009

This report from The World Bank presents guidance and best practices for developing nations to deploy off-grid rural electrification technology or upgrade to newer, recently matured off-grid renewable energy generation.

Source: The World Bank
Date: November 2008

This case study details the project design, implementation, and impacts of a mini-grid diesel/PV hybrid system that was installed in Padre Cocha, Peru. This system provides 24-hour electricity service, which was not previously available, to 200 households in Padre Cocha village.

Source: World Bank
Date: July 2005

This case study highlights Argentina's Renewable Energy for Rural Markets Project (PERMER), which promoted rural electrification through provincial “off-grid concessions” regulated by independent provincial regulating agencies.

Source: The World Bank
Date: April 2012

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 delivers a comprehensive look at major issues in biofuels and their feedstocks.

Source: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Date: January 2013

This report, which is based on research and quantitative analysis of global linkages “shows how meeting the world's growing demand for food and other agricultural products can be achieved while minimizing environmental impact”.

Source: World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD)
Date: May 2014

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