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This paper is intended to inform energy planners and investors about (1) how climate change can affect power generation resources, particularly hydropower resources and (2) an approach that can be taken to address climate change risks, both at the project level and the sector level, to improve po

Source: USAID
Date: May 2017

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)

From the executive summary: “This study indicates there are major challenges ahead for Ethiopia to finance its response to climate change. The national Climate Resilient Green Economy strategy has called for annual spending of USD 7.5 billion to respond to climate change.

Source: Overseas Development Institute
Date: June 2014

As part of the implementation of the AfDB’s Ten‑Year Strategy (2013-2022), its Gender Strategy (2014-2018) and the New Deal on Energy for Africa (a transformative partnership to light up and power Africa by 2025), the Office of the Special Envoy on Gender conducted a desk review of the gender di

Source: AfDB
Date: January 2016

This brief describes how a multitiered approach to measuring energy access proposed in the SE4ALL Global Tracking Framework of 2013 introduces a five-tier measurement methodology based on various energy attributes, such as quantity, quality, affordability and duration of supply.

Source: World Bank, Live Wire
Date: June 2014

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 white paper summarizes the challenges to integrating increasing amounts of variable renewable energy, identifies emerging practices in power system planning and operation that can facilitate grid integration and proposes a unifying concept—economic carrying capacity—that can provide a framew

Source: National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Date: April 2015

This study examined the integration of renewable energy as part of the Hawaii Clean Energy Initiative's Energy Agreement.

Source: National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Date: May 2015

This report attempts to systematically analyze what finance countries are actually committing to energy access and what is known about the disbursement of development finance for energy access or the challenges facing energy access enterprises in delivering modern energy services to more people,

Source: Sustainable Energy For All

​This paper explores the role of DG, with a high renewable energy contribution, in supporting low emission climate-resilient development.

Source: National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Date: September 2016