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This report provides an in depth look at the European Electricity Grid Initiative (EEGI), which is part of the European Strategic Energy Technology Plan (Set -Plan).

Source: European Network of Transmission System Operators for Electricity, European Distribution System Operators for Smart Grids
Date: May 2010

This article outlines the ongoing microgrid research, development, and demonstration efforts currently in progress in Europe, the United States, Japan, and Canada as they have been presented in a series of microgrid symposiums started in Berkeley, California, on 17 June 2005, followed by a secon

Source: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Power & Energy Magazine
Date: August 2007

This paper presents current challenges to deploying grids in Africa and highlights the role that the rapidly evolving technological and commercial concept of smart grids might play in ensuring a reliable and secure electricity supply for the region.

Source: United Nations, International Energy Agency, Georgia Institute of Technology, Imperial College
Date: October 2011

This report discusses recent electricity shortages in Bangladesh and their effect on overall industry and commerce. Bangladesh currently imports significant amounts of petroleum and petroleum products to meet energy needs, despite having a sizable deposit of natural gas.

Source: Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies, Promotion of Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, and Greenhouse Gas Abatement, Bangladesh
Date: April 2005

This article analyzes the role of fuel switching and fuel choice in the power generation sector.

Source: Energy Policy Journal
Date: January 2001

The objective of this paper is to estimate the impact of carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuel combustion activities on economic activity in Portugal in order to evaluate the economic costs of policies designed to reduce carbon dioxide emissions.

Source: Energy Economics Journal
Date: January 2010

This paper presents the energy perspectives of 20 agriculturists from diverse sectors of California's agricultural community. It examines their understandings of energy use and their behavioral responses to the state's energy crisis of 2000 and 2001.

Source: American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy
Date: September 2002

This paper employs a simulation model of the European power sector in order to analyze the abatement response to a carbon dioxide (CO2) price through fuel switching.

Source: Energy Journal
Date: December 2009

This report reviews experiences with renewable portfolio standards, feed-in tariffs, and tendering policies in the United States and European Union and analyzes their advantages and disadvantages. The report concludes with potential application of these policy options in China.

Source: Center for Resource Solutions
Date: June 2002

This report provides an analysis of the global wind power industry.

Source: Energy Business Reports
Date: September 2011