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The public-private roundtable summarized on this web page describes how the transition to a global clean energy economy depends on the world's cities, which accounting for roughly 75 per cent of global energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions.

Source: Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM)
Date: May 2015

El seminario proporcionará información sobre cómo los países de América Latina y el Caribe pueden recibir asistencia técnica del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo para la realización de sus planes para el acceso universal a la energía.

Source: Clean Energy Solutions Center, Sustainable Energy for All Americas (SE4ALL Americas), United Nations Foundation’s Energy Access Practitioner Network
Date: February 2015

This report identifies the main risks and barriers limiting investment. It also supplies a toolkit for policy makers, public and private investors, and public finance institutions to scale up their investments in renewable energy.

Source: The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)

This report examines how ten countries have switched, or are planning to switch, from traditional fuels such as wood, coal, charcoal, animal waste and kerosene, to LPG as a cooking fuel.

Source: The World LPG Association (WLPGA), WLPGA
Date: September 2015

The publication provides insights into some of the complications inherent in the private household and social cost-benefit “calculus” of interventions to promote new cooking technologies and practices.

Source: Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves
Date: January 2016

This report examines the key factors influencing investors in mini-grid projects, including licensing, tariff regulation, access to finance and specific project risks related to the eventual arrival of the main grid.

Source: International Renewable Energy Access
Date: September 2016

This report identifies opportunities for bio-energy development in Caribbean and Central American nations, including the technical potential for biofuels (ethanol and biodiesel) and biopower generation.

Source: United Nations, Italian Ministry of the Environment, Energy and Security Group
Date: December 2006

This report provides insights into how countries can address lack of electricity access in slums. It includes examples of approaches taken in the Philippines, South Africa, Brazil, and India.

Source: United States Agency for International Development
Date: December 2004

This website features links to United Nations Development Programme case studies and publications on how energy can be used to eradicate extreme poverty and hunger, which is one of eight UN Millennium Development Goals for 2015.

Source: United Nations

This website offers tools and resources in support of reducing smoke exposure from cooking and heating practices in households around the world.

Source: Partnership for Clean Indoor Air