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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

This article makes the case for carbon capture and storage (CCS) in the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) in developing nations while also addressing some of the barriers to entry and concerns of developing nations regarding adoption of this process.

Source: Carbon Capture Journal
Date: January 2011

This annual report presents the views of energy experts from around the world on the feasibility and challenges of achieving a 100% renewable energy future.

Source: Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century (REN21)
Date: January 2013

This report assesses the opportunities available for smart grid deployment as well as the necessary policy measures needed to deploy smart grids and realize the greenhouse gas emissions benefits.

Source: Major Economies Forum
Date: December 2009

The authors of this paper argue that the breakdown in conventional policy labels represents an important shift in renewable electricity policy, one that policymakers, analysts, government officials and investors around the world need to better understand.

Source: National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Date: February 2015

This report presents a novel overarching framework to help policymakers understand the evolution of renewable energy policy.

Source: IEA-RETD (Renewable Energy Technology Deployment)
Date: March 2016

The analysis in this report focuses on the benefits of using energy storage systems to balance the electrical power system at the grid operator level.

Source: Navigant Research, Pike Research
Date: October 2011

This policy brief presents three key recommendations for supporting a global energy transition in support of the Paris Climate Agreement and the Agenda for Sustainable Development and building on action taken by the G20 in recent years.

Source: Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS)
Date: November 2016

This website provides a platform for sharing data, visualizations and analytical tools that are relevant to the energy sector.

Source: World Bank Group

This report provides updates on auctions as a mechanism for price discovery and market development. Chapter 1 gives the highlights of renewable energy auctions held or announced in 2016. Chapter 2 reviews the main trends and analyses the evolution of prices resulting from auctions.

Source: International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)