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LEAP, the Long-range Energy Alternatives Planning System, is a widely-used software tool for energy policy analysis and climate change mitigation assessment developed at the Stockholm Environment Institute.

Source: Stolkholm Environment Institute
Date: January 2012

This report UNEP), describes how renewable energy and energy efficiency programs in developing countries contribute to narrowing the “2020 emissions gap”.

Source: United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Date: January 2015

This report describes how 2015 was a watershed year for international development, with global leaders meeting to adopt a new set of sustainable development goals, as well as the financing framework that underpins those goals.

Source: Africa Progress Panel (APP)
Date: January 2015

This presentation considers trends in global clean energy finance as they were discussed at the Clean Energy Ministerial in Merida, Mexico in 2015. The presentation explains what technologies were invested in the most from 2004 to 2014 and in what regions of the world.

Source: Bloomberg New Energy Finance
Date: May 2015

This white paper is part of Gender Equality for Climate Change Opportunities by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) in 2014.

Source: International Union for Conservation of Nature & USAID
Date: November 2014

According to the authors of this this cost-analysis report, increasing economies of scale, more competitive supply chains and further technological improvements will continue reducing the costs of solar and wind power.

Source: International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
Date: June 2016

This directory provides information on hundreds of building software tools for evaluating energy efficiency, renewable energy and sustainability in buildings.

Source: United States Department of Energy

This report sets out the main findings of discussions carried out by the Developing Countries Group of the European Photovoltaic Technology Platform with regard to identifying and defining an effective financial mechanism to bolster renewables in microgrids as a part of a least-cost strategy for

Source: European Commission, Alliance for Rural Electrification, PhotoVoltaic Technology Platform

This report focuses on the important role of renewable energy technologies in responding to the dual challenge of reducing energy poverty while mitigating climate change.

Source: United Nations
Date: January 2011

The report provides policy information on the assessment of the environmental and social costs and benefits of biofuels. It examines concerns of critical developments and reviews the options for a more sustainable use of biomass and measures to increase resource productivity.

Source: United Nations
Date: January 2009