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This database provides publications, case studies, tools, general discussions, and other resources focusing on a wide variety of technologies. Users may search technologies by name, sector, and the service that featured technologies provide.

Source: United Nations, Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs, Energy Research Center of the Netherlands, Joint Implementation Network, University of Edinburgh, Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency Partnership

This website highlights the activities of the United Nations Environment Programme Division of Technology, Industry, and Economics in promoting public and private sector finance of clean energy.

Source: United Nations

This report presents findings from a research study looking at the opportunities that carbon offset projects offer for poor rural communities.

Source: Overseas Development Institute
Date: May 2010

The India Climate Portal is the country's first dedicated site on climate change, bringing daily news, views, action, and resources. It is meant to raise awareness, promote information exchange, and foster networking and partnership in the search for solutions to climate change.

Source: Center for Social Markets
Date: June 2009

In this webinar, Kurt Shickman, Executive Director of the Global Cool Cities Alliance (GCCA), discusses how cool roof and pavement materials can mitigate urban island heat effects, lower energy costs, and improve the environment.

Source: Clean Energy Solutions Center
Date: June 2012

The authors of this report recommend various measures to support large-scale deployment of renewables in Mauritania, including developing a national policy on renewable energy; updating the electricity code and associated implementing decrees; creating the institutional and regulatory framework t

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

This report—which is based on a country-by-country assessment of supply, demand, renewable energy potential and technology prospects—recommends 14 actions to accelerate the Africa’s renewable energy uptake in Africa.

Source: International Renewable Energy Agency
Date: January 2015

This report focuses on the role that national policy makers will play in this transformation of power grids towards heavy reliance on renewable energy sources.

Source: International Renewable Energy Agency
Date: January 2015

This report describes how subsidized electricity has incentivized groundwater extraction in Haryana, India. The authors identify agricultural subsidies in general and then quantify the major irrigation, fertilizer and agricultural electricity subsidies.

Source: International Institute for Sustainable Development
Date: October 2015

This recorded webinar examines the Readiness for Investment in Sustainable Energy (RISE) project, which provides indicators for assessing the legal and regulatory landscape for investment in sustainable energy.

Source: World Bank Group, Clean Energy Solutions Center
Date: June 2015