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This policy brief analyses the key drivers behind the adoption of solar pumping technology and brings to the forefront the cross-sector aspects that the authors argue should be considered in program design and implementation.

Source: International Renewable Energy Agency
Date: June 2016

The International Geothermal Association (IGA), founded in 1988, is a scientific, educational and cultural organization. As of 2016, the IGA has more than 5,000 members in over 65 countries.

Source: International Geothermal Association

The Poor People's Energy Outlook series, which launched in 2010, is intended to “shine a light on energy access from the perspectives of the poor.” The series challenges the energy sector's focus on energy resources, supply and large scale infrastructure projects, emphasizing instead energy serv

Source: Practical Action
Date: January 2010

The Solar for All Initiative brings together the world's leading organizations working to solve the problems of energy access for developing countries, with a particular focus on solar photovoltaic solutions.

Source: The Canopus Foundation, Ashoka

This study seeks to make the case for addressing the divide between poverty reduction and climate change and to highlight the need for systematic linkages between poverty reduction and future global efforts related to mitigation and adaptation.

Source: United Nations
Date: December 2009

This paper aims to provide policymakers with evidence-based guidance from private sector financiers involved in renewable energy investments in developing countries.

Source: Chatham House
Date: April 2010

This report examines the gap between access to modern energy and small-scale finance, and it focuses on the role of governments in bridging the gap.

Source: United Nations, German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development
Date: August 2009

The second of the Capacity for Development for the Clean Development Mechanism (CD4CDM) perspectives series, this collection of 13 papers aims to address the question of how to reform the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) in a post-2012 climate regime.

Source: United Nations
Date: January 2008

This report showcases a methodology to evaluate the performance of different public finance mechanisms and their suitability for replication in other applications, policy contexts, and geographies across the clean energy continuum.

Source: United Nations, SEF Alliance
Date: November 2011

This report discusses how access for investment finance and demand for energy products can be increased, taking into account perspectives of banks, microfinance institutions, savings and credit cooperatives, and informal lending organizations.

Source: United States Agency for International Development, GVEP International
Date: February 2010