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The objective of this report is to describe and analyse current approaches to include energy efficiency provisions in new building codes.

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: March 2008

This study evaluates energy efficiency trends and policies in more than 70 countries.

Source: World Energy Council
Date: January 2008

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) State Lead by Example Guide identifies best practices and state examples of clean energy activities; highlights the benefits and costs of taking action; and identifies issues, strategies and resources for implementing key steps.

Source: United States Environmental Protection Agency
Date: June 2009

This report reviews more than 30 municipal policies in the United States that aim to advance green building in the private sector by (1) establishing mandatory green building criteria, (2) providing expedited review as an incentive for green building or (3) offering other direct financial incent

Source: Environmental Law Institute
Date: April 2008

This paper reviews the issues and approaches involved in considering and adopting cost-effectiveness tests for energy efficiency.

Source: United States Environmental Protection Agency, Energy and Environmental Economics, Inc., Regulatory Assistance Project
Date: November 2008

In this report, McKinsey & Company offers a detailed analysis of the magnitude of the potential for improved efficiency in non-transportation uses of energy; a thorough assessment of the barriers that impede the capture of greater efficiency; and an outline of practical solutions available t

Source: McKinsey & Company
Date: July 2009

This is the fourth in a series of guide books prepared for energy managers and auditors. It focuses on practical methods of assessing performance in the field. Chapters address furnaces, thermal power systems, electric motors, and other equipment.

Source: Indian Ministry of Power

Description of successful case studies from Mexico’s implementation of public sector energy management, as a possible model for other developing countries. Describes how these policies, starting at the federal level, are now being extended to state and local agencies in Mexico.

Source: United States Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

This tool provides an analysis of a building's energy consumption to assess compliance with Part L (England & Wales), Section 6 (Scotland), and Part F (Northern Ireland) of Building Regulations and eventually for building performance certification for the Energy Performance of Buildings Dire

Source: Building Research Establishment
Date: March 2011

This European Commission communication to the European Parliament and Council concludes that moving towards a low carbon economy needs new technology to be conceived, tested, and then deployed. Public and private investment in energy technology development has to increase substantially.

Source: Commission of the European Communities
Date: July 2009