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The Asian Development Bank (ADB) aims to promote clean energy and diversify the Asian and Pacific markets away from greenhouse gas-producing fossil fuels while benefiting the poor by cutting the cost of electricity and protecting the air, water, and soil quality.

Source: Asian Development Bank
Date: January 2010

This special edition of the Sustainable Energy Regulation Network (SERN) Policy and Regulatory Review outlines the legislation, policies, and roles of institutions related to renewable energy and energy efficiency in India, at both the central government and state levels.

Source: Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP)
Date: October 2009

This paper argues for an "energy-poverty alleviation" fund to provide modern energy services to households without energy access. It also proposes an approach for creating such a fund, namely by introducing an incremental levy on petroleum.

Source: Energy Policy
Date: March 2004

In this webinar, Kurt Shickman, Executive Director of the Global Cool Cities Alliance (GCCA), discusses how cool roof and pavement materials can mitigate urban island heat effects, lower energy costs, and improve the environment.

Source: Clean Energy Solutions Center
Date: June 2012

This document provides an analysis of the energy situation in West Africa as well as the region’s needs and options for energy development in the near future. The authors run the IRENA energy planning tool under four different scenarios and share their results.

Source: International Renewable Energy Agency
Date: June 2013

This publication reports on a case study performed to bring metered electrical services to a slum in Brazil. The authors report on the entire process, results, performance, and lessons in sustainability and ability to reproduce viable results.

Source: U.S. Agency for International Development, International Copper Association, AES Electropaulo
Date: February 2009

In this webinar, panelists examined best practices and the potential for long-term sustainability of micro-grids in several geographic contexts, including micro-grid initiatives and projects underway in Asia and Africa.

Source: Clean Energy Solutions Center, United Nations Foundation’s Energy Access Practitioner Network
Date: April 2014

This book is a “unified, consistent and comprehensive treatment of the theories and practicalities of regulation in modern power-supply systems,” according to the publisher.

Source: Springer
Date: December 2013

The authors of this report recommend various measures to support large-scale deployment of renewables in Mauritania, including developing a national policy on renewable energy; updating the electricity code and associated implementing decrees; creating the institutional and regulatory framework t

Source: International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
Date: September 2015

This analysis tool was developed as part of a multi-year initiative to operationalize a framework and implementation plan to assess water-energy-food security, understand the impacts of mining and provide guidance to decision makers on how to optimize across economic, social and environmental pr

Source: International Institute for Sustainable Development
Date: September 2015