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This website contains information on more than 800 clean energy policies around the world. It is searchable by policy name, geography, mechanism and status with subsector impacts noted per policy.

Source: Climatescope
Date: January 2018

This report compares the potential and cost of three national policies (renewable energy quota or REQ, public benefit fund, and clean development mechanism) to address accessibility, affordability, and import dependence issues in Ghana.

Source: United Nations
Date: May 2006

This report assesses the need for energy services in least-developed countries, developing countries, emerging economies, and developed countries, as well as barriers and classes of policies to address them. Examples of forward looking policies in developing countries are presented.

Source: United Nations
Date: June 2011

This website features links to United Nations Development Programme case studies and publications on how energy can be used to eradicate extreme poverty and hunger, which is one of eight UN Millennium Development Goals for 2015.

Source: United Nations

This report focuses on the role that modern energy services play in enhancing the agriculture value chain, from production to commercialization, as well as transport of goods.

Source: German Association for International Cooperation, German Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development
Date: January 2011

This interactive map provides profiles of social enterprises that are working to improve energy access among underserved populations and developing nations around the world.

Source: Santa Clara University, Ayllu

This report reviews existing energy policies with respect to energy access in various regions of Africa, Asia, and Latin America.

Source: Global Network on Energy for Sustainable Development
Date: January 2007

This website includes books, selected articles and chapters, reports, working papers, and technical papers focusing on energy access issues.

This catalogue contains documents produced by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and its partners in the area of energy for poverty reduction and sustainable development.

Source: United Nations

This report summarizes the off-grid renewable energy solutions available to rural entities.

Source: Alliance for Rural Electricification
Date: June 2011