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This report describes the challenges of conducting wind integration studies. The lack of reliable and comparable knowledge about the effects of integrating wind generation can limit large-scale development of wind power, due to uncertainties about its impact, according to the authors.

Source: International Energy Agency (IEA)
Date: September 2015

This article explores governance options and regimes for addressing climate change in building stock. Specifically, the authors investigate how building regulatory systems and related polices are addressing the current and future effects of climate change.

Source: Routledge Taylor and Francis Group
Date: May 2016

This journal article brings together 50 “new-governance” instruments to understand better new governance for low-carbon buildings and what may be expected from it. The authors find that new-governance instruments fall short in exactly the same areas as do traditional instruments.

Source: Routledge Taylor and Francis Group
Date: April 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

recommend policy changes as well as financing instruments.

Source: Climate Policy Initiative
Date: September 2016

This publication examines the sectors, technologies and policy measures that will be central in the transition to a low-carbon energy system.

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: November 2016

This working paper undertakes econometric analysis to assess the impacts of climate mitigation policies and the quality of the investment environment on investment and innovation in renewable power in OECD and G20 countries.

Source: OECD Publishing
Date: May 2017

This brief reviews the role of women in the formal energy sector. It presents evidence that women’s equal participation in the sector will result in measurable benefits, including increased returns on investments and stronger development outcomes.

Source: United States Agency for International Development (USAID), International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)

This website contains information on more than 800 clean energy policies around the world. It is searchable by policy name, geography, mechanism and status with subsector impacts noted per policy.

Source: Climatescope
Date: January 2018

This white paper defines the vision, policy principles and strategic goals and objectives for promoting and implementing renewable energy in South Africa.

Source: South African Department of Minerals & Energy
Date: November 2003