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This brief summarizes some of the main approaches to mini-grid development. The brief also addresses the requirements for successful mini-grid implementation and key challenges to their development, particularly in Africa.

Source: Global Village Energy Partnership
Date: September 2011

This paper aims to provide policymakers with evidence-based guidance from private sector financiers involved in renewable energy investments in developing countries.

Source: Chatham House
Date: April 2010

This publication examines many aspects of renewable energy in the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). Many authors contributed to these in-depth examinations from many different viewpoints.

Source: ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE), Canary Island Institute of Technology, Casa Africa
Date: January 2012

This recorded webinar explores the energy access situation in Haiti and efforts underway to increase access there.

Source: Clean Energy Solutions Center, United Nations Foundation’s Energy Access Practitioner Network
Date: January 2014

This report comprehensively reviews the status of renewable energy deployment and policies in India.

Source: Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century
Date: October 2010

This website provides information about the Partnership for Sustainable Communities as well as related tools and resources. Through this program, the U.S. Department of Transportation, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and U.S.

Source: United States Department of Transportation, United States Environmental Protection Agency, United States Department of Housing and Urban Development

This report presents a detailed first assessment of the energy sector impact of national climate pledges for the 2015 Paris Climate Conference (COP21); proposes measures that can advance climate goals through the energy sector without affecting economic growth; and recommends four pillars on whic

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

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