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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

This database provides global information on renewable energy, energy efficiency, and climate change, including country energy profiles, a list of key global stakeholders, policy and regulatory overviews, an energy and climate change glossary, a clean energy Web search, geobrowsing features, and

Source: Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP), Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century (REN21)

The Energy Efficient Lighting Toolkit is designed to be the omnibus guide for countries to shift to energy efficient lighting. Policy best practices are discussed along with highlighting financial, energy, and environmental benefits.

Source: en.lighten, United Nations Environment Programme
Date: December 2012

The authors of this report review effective economic measures for increasing investment in energy efficiency in the buildings sector. All aspects of energy efficiency policy are reviewed, including policy and program design, and funding for programs.

Source: International Energy Agency (IEA)
Date: December 2012

This report highlights China’s response to rapidly increasing pollution levels and the “greentech” progress made on the 12th five-year plan.

Source: China Greentech Initiative
Date: June 2013

This website compiles articles and information about renewable energy capacity, potential and markets from around the world. Some of the research presented is more in-depth and available for purchase while the majority is free and publicly available.

Date: August 2013