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This chapter from the U.S. National Action Plan for Energy Efficiency Report reviews and presents best practices for operating successful energy efficiency programs at a portfolio level.

Source: United States Environmental Protection Agency
Date: July 2006

This report details the state of European energy markets and the steps needed to develop fully competitive energy markets. It describes benefits of flexible energy markets, including security of supply and lower prices.

Source: European Commission
Date: March 2006

The China Renewable Energy Scale-up Program (CRESP) implemented a renewable energy policy and investment program with the aim of providing commercial renewable energy to the electric power market and replacing coal-fired generation.

Source: Government of China, The World Bank, Global Environment Facility
Date: January 2009

This website provides information on important legislation on the support schemes for electricity from renewable sources and grid issues within the 27 European Union (EU) member countries.

Source: German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety

The Integrated Model to Access the Global Environment (IMAGE) is an ecological-environmental framework that simulates the environmental consequences of human activities worldwide.

Source: Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency
Date: October 2010

This report results from a request from the European Commission's Directorate General for Energy (DG ENER) to start a data collection effort to develop a catalogue of Smart Grid projects in Europe and to carry out a qualitative analysis of their results.

Source: European Commission Joint Research Centre Institute for Energy
Date: January 2011

This staff working paper presents the expected services, functionalities, and benefits that result from Smart Grid demonstration and implementation.

Source: European Commission
Date: December 2011

This report presents the initiatives and groups that support the European Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET-Plan) and ensure the affordability and competitiveness of low-carbon technologies.

Source: European Commission
Date: January 2010

This report maps the extent to which corporations in Brazil, China, India and South Africa are investing in renewable energy and energy efficiency. The authors suggests government policy and regulation are important drivers for investment.

Source: Carbon Disclosure Project, Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership
Date: January 2011

This report provides a detailed analysis of renewable energy certificates (RECs) and their use in India to drive renewable energy development.

Source: India Ministry of New and Renewable Energy
Date: June 2009