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The Policies and Measures databases is a collection of three databases that provide information on policies and measures taken or planned to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, improve energy efficiency and support renewable energy development and deployment.

Source: International Energy Agency

This report—the result of the “first comprehensive international assessment of lessons from experience of pursuing green growth, across all levels of government and all regions”— examined the design choices faced by practitioners in establishing plans and programs, and the lessons learned.

Source: Global Green Growth Institute, European Climate Foundation, UK Department for International Development, Netherlands Directorate-General for International Cooperation, Climate and Development Knowledge Network
Date: March 2014

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

This publication provides an overview of the activities and recent accomplishments of technology collaboration programmes (TCPs). The 39 TCPs in operation involve about 6,000 experts from government, industry and research organizations in 51 countries.

Source: International Energy Agency: Energy Technology Network
Date: January 2016

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 database provides energy information for countries throughout the world, including Africa; the Baltic States, Central Europe, and Eastern Europe; Latin America and the Caribbean; the Middle East; Russia and FSU; South Asia; South East Asia; and the Pacific Region.

Source: Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP)

This roadmap shows how a doubling of the global renewable energy share can be achieved by 2030 at negligible additional costs with actual net savings.

Source: International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
Date: June 2014

This guide is designed to provide interested stakeholders from both government and industry with the tools needed to plan and implement a roadmap for smart grid deployment in distribution networks at the national, regional or municipal level.

Source: International Energy Agency (IEA)
Date: January 2015

According to the authors of this report, the Paris agreement on climate change opened nearly $23 trillion in opportunities for climate-smart investments in emerging markets between now and 2030.

Source: International Finance Corporation, World Bank Group
Date: November 2016