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The Distributed Wind Site Analysis Tool (DSAT) is a powerful online tool for conducting detailed site assessments for single turbine projects, from residential to community scale.

Source: United States National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Encraft, The Camdus Group, Inc., United States Department of Energy

This presentation provides an overview of the commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program, which may be used by local governments in the United States to finance energy efficiency and renewable energy improvements.

Source: United States Department of Energy

The main purpose of this handbook is to assist people who are working in or with local government to develop sustainable energy and climate action plans and implementation programs.

Source: United Nations
Date: January 2009

This guide provides recommendations for local governments to reduce their communities' greenhouse gas emissions.

Source: United States Environmental Protection Agency
Date: March 2010

The International Energy Agency (IEA) - Renewable Energy Technology Deployment (RETD) program’s mandate is to address cross-cutting issues that influence the deployment of renewable energy and to act as a vehicle to accelerate the market introduction and deployment of renewable energy technologi

Source: International Energy Agency

The authors of this report review advances in energy efficiency legislation and how it has played out in the market through the year 2011. The report follows 25 energy efficiency policy recommendations made in prior years by the International Energy Agency.

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: April 2012

Quick growth in an unregulated market prompted the authors of this report to explore voluntary purchases of renewable energy.

Source: Center for Resource Solutions
Date: September 2009

This guidebook provides guidance, standards and procedures for interconnecting mini grids with a central electric grid as rural electrification advances in developing countries.

Source: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Schatz Energy Research Center
Date: April 2013

This paper offers lessons learned from the 16 regional and utility-specific, distributed solar generation studies summarized in A Review of Solar PV Benefit and Cost Studies, a July 2013 report by the Rocky Mountain Institute.

Source: Interstate Renewable Energy Council, Inc., Rábago Energy LLC.
Date: March 2014

This report describes how as global electricity demand increases, governments are designing and implementing policies to scale up and catalyze renewable energy.

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