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The premise of this report is that, while most finance for low carbon solutions will likely come from the private sector, public funding can play a key role in mobilizing and leveraging private capital.

Source: United Nations
Date: January 2008

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

This report evaluates biomass energy options. It provides an overview and background on the emerging bio-economy as well as nine papers that illustrate representative issues related to resource use, conversion options, and the development of new product markets.

Source: United Nations, Stockholm Environment Institute
Date: January 2007

This report provides an overview of the wind industry, potential benefits and barriers to localization, and policy support to encourage wind industry development. Twelve countries are examined as case studies, and recommendations aimed at China are made.

Source: Center for Resource Solutions, China Energy Foundation
Date: March 2005

This website provides three presentations from the Chinese Wind Energy Association's training session on renewable electricity pricing held December 13, 2010. The website also provides a summary of the training session.

Source: The China Sustainable Energy Program

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

This review provides information on policy and energy regulation in energy markets throughout the world, including: Africa; the Baltic States, Central, and Eastern Europe; Latin America and the Caribbean; the Middle East; Russia; South Asia; South East Asia; and the Pacific Region.

Source: Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership
Date: January 2010

This paper complements the International Energy Agency's 2011 report, "Deploying Renewables 2011: Best and Future Policy Practice" (, and is intended to provide an overview of the following

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: November 2011

This report provides insight into the current practice and trends in financing renewable energy and presents the key challenges that emerge when following a large-scale renewable energy deployment scenario.

Source: International Energy Agency, Clean Energy Group
Date: December 2011