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This report describes the results of a workshop that brought together organizations that fund and implement support programs with leading companies that are engaged in “last-mile” distribution of off-grid lighting products.

Source: German Development Cooperation Office, International Finance Corporation, U.S. Department of Energy
Date: December 2013

This report examines the complex process of transforming power systems. It offers evidence for power system transformation by providing a collection of empirical examples of the types of innovations that are emerging worldwide.

Source: 21st Century Power Partnership
Date: May 2015

This report considers remote prosumers as roof-top solar PV customers in remote areas and islands. It describes how they are deploying renewable energy, some with ambitious plans to meet 100% of their electricity or even final energy needs with renewables.

Source: International Energy Agency Renewable Energy Technology Deployment (IEA-RETD)
Date: June 2015

The aims of this roadmap is to identify in detail priority areas for action with regard to energy storage, specify activities for international cooperation among different stakeholders and provide a framework to monitor progress.

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

This online data base collects information on international climate mitigation initiatives in operation that (1) have potential to contribute to reducing greenhouse gas emissions, (2) are international in scope or have the potential for significant impact at global scale, and (3) are dialogues,

Source: Climate Initiatives Platform
Date: January 2016

This report explores potential for urban communities to scale-up renewables by 2030, based on estimated energy use in 3,649 cities around the world. The authors find that every city has massive potential to cost-effectively boost renewable energy use at the local level.

Source: International Renewable Energy Agency

This book steps into the new world of broad-scale and locally relevant policy experimentation. Chapters focus on the political economy of clean energy transition and emphasize specific issues encountered in both developed and developing countries.

Source: Oxford University Press

This paper explores the extent of alignment between the sustainable development goals (SDGs) and climate agendas in a concrete way—by demonstrating that climate actions communicated in the Intended Nationally Determined Contributions under the Paris Agreement have the potential to generate mutua

Source: World Resources Institute
Date: September 2016

This report informs policymakers and other stakeholders in the energy sector about the technology developments in renewable mini-grids. It also discusses how these technology developments could enable faster commercialization and large-scale deployment of renewable mini-grids.

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

The collection of case studies from different geographies highlights challenges, breakthrough solutions, project outcomes and the learning from project implementation.

Source: International Solar Alliance
Date: October 2016