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This report presents lessons for implementing local renewables policies in cities large and small, local government activities to drive renewable energy, as well as how national governments can create enabling frameworks for cities. Local governments are ideal drivers of change.

Source: Renewable Energy Policy Network for 21st Century
Date: May 2011

This report reviews existing energy policies with respect to energy access in various regions of Africa, Asia, and Latin America.

Source: Global Network on Energy for Sustainable Development
Date: January 2007

The Renewable Energy Toolkit (REToolkit) provides a set of tools to assist in improving the design and implementation of on-grid, mini-grid, and off-grid renewable energy projects.

Source: The World Bank

The Global Environment Facility has supported technologies including solar thermal heating, solar thermal power, off-grid and on-grid solar photovoltaic, wind power, small hydro power, geothermal power, and biomass in projects globally.

Source: Global Environment Facility
Date: November 2009

This report examines those policies, regulations, and institutional capacities in the electricity sector that will direct both public and private investment towards sustainable energy options.

Source: International Institute for Sustainable Development, World Resources Institute
Date: November 2009

This presentation evaluates a series of case studies of public-private partnerships to determine the best practices for fostering the expansion of both on and off-grid electricity access.

Source: World Bank
Date: June 2009

This case study highlights Nicaragua's Off-grid Rural Electrification Project (PERZA), which aimed to provide decentralized electricity services to rural remote areas.

Source: The World Bank

This report provides an assessment of methods for managing loads in the context of the isolated, village-scale mini-grid, which is typically limited in both generation capacity and finances.

Source: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Schatz Energy Research Center
Date: March 2013

This website provides access to the International Energy Agency’s annual Energy Efficient Market Report.

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

This database describes energy efficiency policies and measures in about 90 countries. Information was collected with surveys in about 50 countries and literature reviews in the remaining, which included national energy efficiency plans and other maintained databases.

Source: World Energy Council
Date: April 2015