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This directory is an online database of lenders and investors that actively provide finance to the sustainable energy sector worldwide. The directory can help renewable energy and energy efficiency project developers and entrepreneurs identify sources of potential capital easily and quickly.

Source: Basel Agency for Sustainable Energy, United Nations

This guidebook provides practical, application-specific information about energy supply options as well as ways to improve energy efficiency in horticulture operations in the areas of irrigation, harvesting and post-harvest operations, cooling and cold storage, drying, and transport.

Source: United States Agency for International Development
Date: March 2009

This report outlines the United Nations Industrial Development Organization's (UNIDO's) strategy—and activities—to promote renewable energy and energy efficiency in developing countries.

Source: United Nations
Date: January 2009

This report identifies five obstacles to institutional investor engagement in low carbon growth in developing countries and proposes a package of public finance investments to address this.

Source: United Nations
Date: October 2009

This report addresses investment trends in sustainable energy by technology and by region, status of research and development efforts, flows of venture capital and private equity, and investment in developing countries in Asia, Latin America, and Africa.

Source: United Nations, Bloomberg New Energy Finance
Date: January 2010

This report explores how energy service companies (ESCOs) may be incorporated into a model for the introduction of energy efficiency and renewable energy initiatives in poor communities on a large scale, using South Africa as an example.

Source: Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership
Date: January 2007

This website highlights the activities of the United Nations Environment Programme Division of Technology, Industry, and Economics in promoting public and private sector finance of clean energy.

Source: United Nations

This report analyses the economic impact of Colorado’s first 1,000 MW of wind energy development and not only provides a summary of jobs, land lease payments, and other revenue, but also provides a sense of the economic development opportunities associated with other new wind project scenarios i

Source: United States National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Date: January 2009

This website includes a workshop report and 20 presentations from an Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) workshop that brought together experts to discuss energy efficiency policy for vehicles and transport systems.

Source: Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation

Based on the successful practices of ENERGY STAR partners, these guidelines for energy management can assist organizations in improving their energy and financial performance. Tools and resources are provided for each step in the energy efficiency management process.

Source: United States Environmental Protection Agency