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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

This report is the fifth in a series documenting the World Bank Group’s progress in supporting renewable energy and energy efficiency. It details the successes of, and lessons learned from, the investments made by the World Bank Group over the past five years.

Source: The World Bank
Date: December 2009

This paper reports initial results of a study of alternative provincial policies to increase the share of renewables in the province of Sichuan, China.

Source: United Nations
Date: June 2007

This publication examines many aspects of renewable energy in the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). Many authors contributed to these in-depth examinations from many different viewpoints.

Source: ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE), Canary Island Institute of Technology, Casa Africa
Date: January 2012

This recorded webinar explores the energy access situation in Haiti and efforts underway to increase access there.

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

This report, as the 12th of its kind, gives a comprehensive overview of the state of renewable energy deployment throughout the European Commission. Technological advancements, deployment numbers, and socioeconomic factors are discussed within the context of each renewable energy technology.

Source: EurObserv'ER
Date: February 2013

This report provides recommendations regarding the structure and implementation of direct cash transfers to mitigate the effects of inflationary pressures associated with eliminating fossil fuel subsidies.

Source: Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), Global Subsidies Initiative (GSI), The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI)
Date: August 2012

This article in the the ICER Chronicle details a novel approach to a distributed solar tariff, called the “Value of Solar” tariff (“VOST”), which addresses important utility and customer issues, and offers some significant improvements over traditional net metering approaches.

Source: International Confederation of Energy Regulators
Date: December 2013