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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

This report describes how energy has become the central theme in discussions on alleviating poverty, promoting economic development and improving the quality of life of people.

Source: Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All)
Date: July 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

This regularly published report analyses PV competitiveness with retail and wholesale energy markets for residential segment (PV systems of 3 kW), commercial (PV systems of 30 kW) and the utility-scale segment (PV systems of 50 MW).

Source: Creara
Date: February 2015

This report presents data on biofuel production in tropical countries in an attempt to provide a preliminary discussion of the agro-environmental impact of biofuel development. Specific attention is paid to Brazil and Malaysia, as they are the major possible exporters to the European Union.

Source: Joint Research Centre of the European Commission
Date: November 2008

The Geospatial Toolkit is a stand-alone interactive application that can be used for decision-making and policy analysis in addition to planning for future renewable energy projects. It utilizes GIS technology to evaluate potential locations for solar and wind energy development.

Source: United Nations
Date: October 2005

This report is intended to support policymakers who want to accelerate energy access by engaging private-sector participants in developing countries or regions.

Source: National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)
Date: September 2015

This working paper examines how climate finance can be transformational by gleaning insights from nine low-carbon energy case studies that were selected to cover a variety of geographies, energy sources, and degrees of transformation.

Source: World Resources Institute
Date: February 2016

According to the authors, this report reveals the major potential for societies to raise economic performance and extend significant environmental and social benefits through improved energy productivity.

Source: ECOFYS, The Lisbon Council, Qunitel Intelligence
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)