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Internationally, policymakers and grid operators have unique local priorities that drive the deployment of smart grids. Understanding how these priorities shape the real-world impact of smart grids is of key importance to all stakeholders.

Source: Clean Energy Solutions Center
Date: November 2011

Based on the 2012 global energy balance derived from its database, Enerdata presents some brief findings of global energy trends in 2012 for G20 countries.

Source: Enerdata
Date: May 2013

This report—the result of the “first comprehensive international assessment of lessons from experience of pursuing green growth, across all levels of government and all regions”— examined the design choices faced by practitioners in establishing plans and programs, and the lessons learned.

Source: Global Green Growth Institute, European Climate Foundation, UK Department for International Development, Netherlands Directorate-General for International Cooperation, Climate and Development Knowledge Network
Date: March 2014

This guide focuses on the regulatory and policy decisions that the authors say African electricity regulators and policymakers must make to create a sustainable decentralized track and how the decentralized track to electrification can complement the traditional centralized track.

Source: The World Bank
Date: January 2014

This report—an annual statistical portrait of technologies, fuel consumption, and greenhouse gas and pollutant emissions in Europe's passenger car, light-commercial and heavy-duty fleets—describes the increase in new passenger car registrations and their average carbon dioxide emissions as well

Source: International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT)
Date: November 2015

This report describes how crafting global actions that all nations believe to be equitable has been a central challenge for international climate policy for more than two decades.

Source: World Resources Institute (WRI)
Date: June 2015

This report examines the complex process of transforming power systems. It offers evidence for power system transformation by providing a collection of empirical examples of the types of innovations that are emerging worldwide.

Source: 21st Century Power Partnership
Date: May 2015

The aims of this roadmap is to identify in detail priority areas for action with regard to energy storage, specify activities for international cooperation among different stakeholders and provide a framework to monitor progress.

Source: International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
Date: June 2015

The public-private roundtable summarized on this web page describes how an accelerated rate of innovation and change is placing the 20th century models of electricity delivery under pressure.

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

This second edition of IRENA’s global roadmap provides an in-depth perspective on the energy transition in 40 economies that represent 80% of global energy use. The publication offers specific technology options and outlines solutions to accelerate renewable energy growth.

Source: IRENA (International Renewable Energy Agency)
Date: January 2016