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This working paper—which draws on engagement with 200 experts from private companies, academic institutions, government and international organizations—expands on the transport findings published in IRENA's REmap: Roadma

Source: International Renewable Energy Agency

This report analyzes the rise and fall of the U.S. model of a growth-focused YieldCo with a view towards creating successor instruments that can overcome its shortcomings to sustainably deliver low-cost capital that can drive large-scale renewable energy deployment in the long term.

Source: Climate Policy Initiative
Date: June 2016

Drawing from international experience and lessons, this paper focuses on wind-specific good practices for renewable electricity standards, feed-in tariffs, interconnection standards, net metering, financial incentives, and approaches to enable private finance.

Source: National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Date: May 2015

This brief quantifies air pollution and climate change externalities related to fossil fuels, along with the extent these can be reduced with higher uptake of renewables.

Source: International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)

This report provides updates on auctions as a mechanism for price discovery and market development. Chapter 1 gives the highlights of renewable energy auctions held or announced in 2016. Chapter 2 reviews the main trends and analyses the evolution of prices resulting from auctions.

Source: International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)

This report aims to systematically catalog the wide-ranging universe of stakeholders and initiatives that are addressing energy poverty and accelerating the global clean energy transition by empowering women and promoting gender equality and social inclusion.

Source: Sustainable Energy for All
Date: January 2017

This study analyses the results of renewable energy auctions globally. It provides an overview of the most recent renewable energy auctions, and of analyses trends in auction prices and designs.

Source: International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)

The International Renewable Energy Agency’s (IRENA’s) regular PV cost and competitiveness indicators highlight the growing competitiveness of rooftop solar PV and its potential to economically meet the electricity needs of households in different markets, as well as its potentially disruptive nat

Source: The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
Date: December 2017

The IPCC Low Energy Demand scenario requires significant efficiency gains in the use of energy. This report aims to describe how nations can increase their understanding of efficiency, invest in it and project a vision forward.

Source: International Partnership for Energy Efficiency Cooperation
Date: January 2019