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This "information paper" is directed toward countries that are developing or considering developing near-term regulatory approaches to facilitate carbon capture and sequestration (CCS) demonstration efforts or need comprehensive regulatory frameworks for the large-scale deployment of CCS.

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: November 2010

This report compares the cost effectiveness of energy policies to promote use of renewable energy in the United States, the European Union, and Japan, with a focus on portfolio standards, tax credits, and cap and trade programs.

Source: Resources for the Future
Date: May 2004

This report examines how Smart Grid deployment will effect utilities, equipment and service providers, and policymakers, and goes on to suggest how each group should respond to the immense challenges and yet great opportunities that Smart Grid brings to the electric grid system.

Source: McKinsey
Date: June 2010

The Renewable Energy Toolkit (REToolkit) provides a set of tools to assist in improving the design and implementation of on-grid, mini-grid, and off-grid renewable energy projects.

Source: The World Bank

This report discusses the importance of developing a "portfolio approach" as a workable solution for carbon-dependent and restrained countries.

Source: The Carbon Sequestration Leadership Forum
Date: September 2011

This report discusses the value of carbon capture and storage (CCS) technologies for developing countries and identifies financial approaches for CCS demonstration. It also addresses a major barrier of CCS development: high-capital cost and energy penalties.

Source: Asian Development Bank; Global CCS Institute
Date: April 2011

This article discusses the potential for developing countries to generate revenue while also reducing emissions due to the decision to include carbon capture and storage (CCS) procedures in CDM project activities.

Source: Baker & McKenzie, Lexology
Date: January 2012

This report assesses the proliferation of energy efficient appliances in Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) member countries and compares both usage and energy intensity trends between OECD member countries and non-OECD countries.

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: January 2009

This reegle website provides comprehensive energy profiles for all countries with information from reliable sources such as UN or the World Bank.

Source: reegle

This website provides examples of projects supported by the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP) to create legal and regulatory framework analysis and provision.

Source: Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP)