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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 report explains how the need for lighting products in places like Africa remains critical, as a large portion of households still have no access to electrical services.

Source: United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Date: January 2015

The public-private roundtable summarized on this web page describes how the transition to a global clean energy economy depends on the world's cities, which accounting for roughly 75 per cent of global energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions.

Source: Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM)
Date: May 2015

El seminario proporcionará información sobre cómo los países de América Latina y el Caribe pueden recibir asistencia técnica del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo para la realización de sus planes para el acceso universal a la energía.

Source: Clean Energy Solutions Center, Sustainable Energy for All Americas (SE4ALL Americas), United Nations Foundation’s Energy Access Practitioner Network
Date: February 2015

This report identifies the main risks and barriers limiting investment. It also supplies a toolkit for policy makers, public and private investors, and public finance institutions to scale up their investments in renewable energy.

Source: The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)

This report presents lessons for implementing local renewables policies in cities large and small, local government activities to drive renewable energy, as well as how national governments can create enabling frameworks for cities. Local governments are ideal drivers of change.

Source: Renewable Energy Policy Network for 21st Century
Date: May 2011

This website provides access to the International Energy Agency’s annual Energy Efficient Market Report.

Source: International Energy Agency (IEA)
Date: October 2015

The World Bank and the International Finance Corporation provide the Global Solar Atlas—in addition to a series of global, regional and country GIS data layers and poster maps—to support the scale-up of solar power in their client countries.

Source: The World Bank Group
Date: January 2017

This guide is intended to present, in a practical and comprehensive manner, basic smart city concepts and principles, as well as the elements necessary for the formation of smart cities.

Source: Inter-American Development Bank
Date: July 2016

This scoping report provides a policy-relevant summary of potential benefits to health from reducing emissions of short-lived climate pollutants. It brings together available knowledge from the health and climate domain into one scoping review.

Source: Clean Air Coalition to Reduce Short-Lived Climate Pollutants (CCAC), World Health Organization (WHO)
Date: October 2015