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This report describes how cities in the United States are increasingly taking action to improve the sustainability of their jurisdictions and how clean energy and energy efficiency must be central components of these efforts.

Source: National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Date: July 2015

The public-private roundtable summarized on this web page describes how centers for clean energy technology innovation provide opportunities for stakeholders in the scientific community to perform cutting-edge research and development to work together in a unique ecosystem that can accelerate the

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

This fact sheet outlines how electricity supply options (renewable vs. traditional), specifically utility-scale renewable energy systems, can be appropriately compared.

Source: World Resources Institute
Date: February 2015

Asia and the Pacific have achieved rapid economic expansion in the recent years, and the region has become a major source of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

Source: Asian Development Bank

This publication provides an overview of the activities and recent accomplishments of technology collaboration programmes (TCPs). The 39 TCPs in operation involve about 6,000 experts from government, industry and research organizations in 51 countries.

Source: International Energy Agency: Energy Technology Network
Date: January 2016

This report explores potential for urban communities to scale-up renewables by 2030, based on estimated energy use in 3,649 cities around the world. The authors find that every city has massive potential to cost-effectively boost renewable energy use at the local level.

Source: International Renewable Energy Agency

The Institute seeks to help communities make better use of the empty seats in existing cars, vans, and buses (and so reduce the amount of traffic and therefore also reduce the excess consumption of energy, greenhouse gas emissions, the number of traffic accidents, the negative health impacts, th

Source: Ridesharing Institute
Date: February 2012

This tool provides public access to current data about bus rapid transit systems around the world, including data for the design, performance, and cost of these systems. The database can be filtered by location or indicator..

Source: World Resources Institute
Date: April 2012

According to this report, the greatest efficiency gains have been led by policy and the greatest untapped potential lie where policy is absent or inadequate. It focuses on progress made in China. The report demonstrates the central role of policy in driving energy efficiency.

Source: International Energy Agency (iea)

This handbook is designed to be a user-friendly guide rather than a technical compendium or comprehensive collection of relevant legislation. The focus is on national legislation, but the report encompasses national constitutional provisions, regulations and state and local laws.

Source: United Nations
Date: January 2007