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The Policy Pathway series aims to guide policymakers and relevant stakeholders on the essential steps in implementing policies that reflect the International Energy Agency (IEA) 25 Energy Efficiency Recommendations.

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: January 2010

This report analyses the connection between government clean energy spending and various measures of economic health.

Source: United Nations, Management Information Services, Inc.
Date: January 2009

This report presents lessons for implementing local renewables policies in cities large and small, local government activities to drive renewable energy, as well as how national governments can create enabling frameworks for cities. Local governments are ideal drivers of change.

Source: Renewable Energy Policy Network for 21st Century
Date: May 2011

This working paper analyses the evolution of peak load demand to 2050 in four key regions: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Europe, OECD North America, OECD Pacific and China.

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: January 2011

This report assesses experience to date in developed Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) economies regarding the interaction of environmental regulations with deployment of clean coal technology.

Source: Science Applications International Corporation, Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Secretariat
Date: November 2007

This "information paper" is directed toward countries that are developing or considering developing near-term regulatory approaches to facilitate carbon capture and sequestration (CCS) demonstration efforts or need comprehensive regulatory frameworks for the large-scale deployment of CCS.

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: November 2010

This document builds on the first European Commission (EC) Geological Storage of Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Guidance Document, which laid out the overarching framework and nomenclature for the entire lifecycle of geological sequestration activities, including its phases, main activities, and major reg

Source: Climate Action, European Commission
Date: January 2011

This report compares the cost effectiveness of energy policies to promote use of renewable energy in the United States, the European Union, and Japan, with a focus on portfolio standards, tax credits, and cap and trade programs.

Source: Resources for the Future
Date: May 2004

This report examines how Smart Grid deployment will effect utilities, equipment and service providers, and policymakers, and goes on to suggest how each group should respond to the immense challenges and yet great opportunities that Smart Grid brings to the electric grid system.

Source: McKinsey
Date: June 2010

This report discusses the importance of developing a "portfolio approach" as a workable solution for carbon-dependent and restrained countries.

Source: The Carbon Sequestration Leadership Forum
Date: September 2011