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This book explains the current electricity subsidies to residential consumers in Mexico and the current distribution of subsidies across income classes. It also explains how alternative subsidy mechanisms could improve distributional and fiscal performance.

Source: The World Bank
Date: February 2009

For this report, over 60 industry and policy/regulatory stakeholders were engaged to identify the factors that determine the success, or otherwise, of Smart Grid pilots.

Source: World Economic Forum, Accenture
Date: January 2010

This presentation from, the Resilient Cities 2011 2nd World Congress on Cities and Adaptation to Climate Change, discusses a feasibility study to evaluate energy efficiency and renewable energy potential within the city of Chemnitz, Germany.

Source: ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability
Date: June 2011

This paper argues for an "energy-poverty alleviation" fund to provide modern energy services to households without energy access. It also proposes an approach for creating such a fund, namely by introducing an incremental levy on petroleum.

Source: Energy Policy
Date: March 2004

This article reviews trends in the rural energy sector of Sub-Saharan Africa and discusses the limitations of over-reliance on solar photovoltaic (PV) technology.

Source: Energy Policy, Energy, Environment and Development Network for Africa (AFREPREN/FWD)
Date: January 2002

This study underscores how improved access to rural energy services can create multiple benefits for rural life, from income and labor productivity to education and women's health.

Source: World Bank
Date: March 2010

The main purpose of this study is to determine the market potential for photovoltaic (PV) systems in remote areas of China, especially in villages without access to grid electricity.

Source: World Bank
Date: December 2000

This website provides news and information on green power markets and related activities in the United States, including up-to-date information on green power providers, product offerings, consumer protection issues, and policies affecting green power markets.

Source: United States Department of Energy

This calculator accounts for capital costs, operations and maintenance, performance, and fuel costs to estimate the levelized cost of energy, expressed in cents per kilowatt-hour (kWh), for both utility-scale and distributed generation renewable energy technologies.

Source: United States National Renewable Energy Laboratory

This paper presents the results of the study of the impact of Energy Consumption Management System (ECMS), a demand-side management system, on consumer demand in the European Union.

Source: Energy Policy
Date: June 2007