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This report reviews numerous voluntary renewable energy purchase markets in the United States. Sales, customer participation, community programs, and tradable certificate pricing are explored from several perspectives to identify market trends and opportunities for future growth.

Source: National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Date: September 2013

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

This website was created as a joint initiative between the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and the University of Maryland in order to develop new opportunities to train university students in the following interdisciplinary areas: (1) integrated assessment modeling; (2) technology strategi

Source: United States Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, University of Maryland

This paper examines the inflationary effect of increasing diesel prices that is caused by subsidy reduction on the Indian economy. The author makes recommendations regarding pricing and taxation to address the subsidy reduction issues.

Source: National Institute of Public Finance and Policy, International Institute for Sustainable Development
Date: August 2012

The authors of this report reviewed energy efficiency standards and labeling programs in China, the European Commission, India, Japan and the United States, focusing on residential, commercial and industrial equipment.

Source: Collaborative Labeling and Appliances Standards Program, Navigant Consulting
Date: April 2011

This guidebook is intended to help countries to develop nationally appropriate mitigation action (NAMA) for energy efficient lighting programs.

Source: United Nations Environment Programme
Date: November 2013

This report describes how the water, energy and food nexus is at the center of global policy, development and the research agenda, and how, given the inter-linkages, meeting the growing demand for resources will be an increasing challenge.

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