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This presentation provides a summary of large-scale electric technologies, including technology economics, barriers and solutions, photovoltaics (PV), and concentrated solar power (CSP).

Source: United States Agency for International Development
Date: January 2009

In this report, the Clean Energy Group recommends the following: 1) develop global networks of clean energy practitioners; 2) understand processes of technology innovation for clean energy; 3) organize federal, state, international and private sector activities to create complementary and synerg

Source: Clean Energy Group
Date: May 2004

This report discusses the results of a pilot study undertaken in early 2010 on wind turbine noise levels. Neighbors living near a 3 turbine, 4.5 MW wind power facility in Maine, United States, complained that the turbine noise was unwelcome and annoying.

Source: United States Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Date: June 2010

According to this publication, growth in Canada’s installed wind energy capacity has an impact on the Canadian economy in terms of job creation, direct investment, contribution to Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and induced benefits.

Source: Canadian Wind Energy Association
Date: January 2006

This paper focuses on the debate concerning the creation of "low-carbon" jobs. Government action on climate change promises economic opportunity.

Source: Global Climate Network
Date: March 2010

This publication asks, “What is the net employment effect of implementing the aggressive scenario outlined in the Tackling Climate Change report?” According to the authors, the question is timely because the broad, aggressive, sustained deployment of energy efficiency and renewable energy addres

Source: American Solar Energy Society
Date: October 2009

This report reviews the current unresolved debate in the United States over energy policy. An important part of that debate is over whether and how best to accelerate the development of renewable wind energy.

Source: Renewable Energy Policy Project
Date: September 2004

This report evaluates the economic and environmental consequences of increasing biofuels production as a result of the Renewable Fuels Standard, as amended by the Energy Information and Security Act (RFS2).

Source: Committee on Economic and Environmental Impacts of Increasing Biofuels Production, National Research Council
Date: January 2011

The Distributed Wind Site Analysis Tool (DSAT) is a powerful online tool for conducting detailed site assessments for single turbine projects, from residential to community scale.

Source: United States National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Encraft, The Camdus Group, Inc., United States Department of Energy