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This report explores risk in energy investments in the United States from a regulator's standpoint. While focusing on risk, cost recovery mechanisms and levelized cost of energy are discussed in their respective roles in reducing investment risk.

Source: Ceres
Date: April 2012

This quarterly market review series highlights developments in renewable energy markets, finance, and policy in the United States and China.

Source: American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE)
Date: January 2013

Quick growth in an unregulated market prompted the authors of this report to explore voluntary purchases of renewable energy.

Source: Center for Resource Solutions
Date: September 2009

This tool provides queries and interactive maps presenting biomass resources in Canada; it visually represents the types and amounts of biomass in various regions of the country.

Source: Ministry of Agriculture and Agri-Food of Canada

This tool provides very detailed cost estimates for a variety of clean energy technologies in the United States. It covers generation, fuel, and vehicle technologies. Estimates presented include capital costs, feedstock costs, levelized cost of energy, and levelized cost of fuel.

Source: OpenEI
Date: June 2012

This report examines clean energy predictions and realities around the world. It includes much data and country case studies that give a realistic overview of the international energy picture through 2030.

Source: United Nations Environment Programme
Date: December 2013

This tool is a source of data on the environmental characteristics of electric power generated in the United States, including air emissions for nitrogen oxides, sulfur dioxide, methane, and nitrous oxide; emissions rates; net generation; resource mix; and other attributes.

Source: United States Environmental Protection Agency

This paper provided a basis for discussion during a U.S. Department of Energy Clean Cities strategy workshop. It explores the current market status of ethanol (E85 - 85% ethanol, 15% gasoline) and flexible-fuel vehicles in the United States.

Source: United States National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Date: September 2009

This report compiles international case studies that address technical and economic challenges related to renewable energy generation and detail the approaches taken by individual countries.

Source: International Confederation of Energy Regulators (ICER)
Date: February 2012

This guidebook provides guidance, standards and procedures for interconnecting mini grids with a central electric grid as rural electrification advances in developing countries.

Source: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Schatz Energy Research Center
Date: April 2013