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This report looks at various tender processes and community renewable energy projects across the LAC region and proposes amechanism that could be used to encourage community involvement in renewable energy tendering process.

Source: Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century

This policy brief outlines high-level issues related to the deployment of carbon capture and sequestration (CCS). It broadly introduces some key challenges that must be addressed for wide-scale deployment of CCS.

Source: World Resources Institute
Date: October 2007

This handbook is designed to be a user-friendly guide rather than a technical compendium or comprehensive collection of relevant legislation. The focus is on national legislation, but the report encompasses national constitutional provisions, regulations and state and local laws.

Source: United Nations
Date: January 2007

In this report, data shows that in certain circumstances, micro hydro power can be more appropriate and profitable than other energy supply options.

Source: United Kingdom Department for International Development, The World Bank
Date: March 2000

This report sets out the main findings of discussions carried out by the Developing Countries Group of the European Photovoltaic Technology Platform with regard to identifying and defining an effective financial mechanism to bolster renewables in microgrids as a part of a least-cost strategy for

Source: European Commission, Alliance for Rural Electrification, PhotoVoltaic Technology Platform

This report focuses on the important role of renewable energy technologies in responding to the dual challenge of reducing energy poverty while mitigating climate change.

Source: United Nations
Date: January 2011

This report explores the implementation mechanisms that build strong and long-term markets for small hydropower in developing countries. Suitable technologies, potential application, investment patterns, and market prospects are discussed.

Source: European Small Hydropower Association

This website includes a collection of useful examples of operational documents for master plans, regulatory and legal frameworks, and designs for rural electrification agencies and funds.

Source: The World Bank

The report provides policy information on the assessment of the environmental and social costs and benefits of biofuels. It examines concerns of critical developments and reviews the options for a more sustainable use of biomass and measures to increase resource productivity.

Source: United Nations
Date: January 2009

This report from The World Bank presents guidance and best practices for developing nations to deploy off-grid rural electrification technology or upgrade to newer, recently matured off-grid renewable energy generation.

Source: The World Bank
Date: November 2008