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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

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

The premise of this report is that, while most finance for low carbon solutions will likely come from the private sector, public funding can play a key role in mobilizing and leveraging private capital.

Source: United Nations
Date: January 2008

This report delivers a comprehensive look at major issues in biofuels and their feedstocks.

Source: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Date: January 2013

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

This web page provides presentations, workshops and training materials from the IRENA conference on Island Energy Transitions: Pathways for Accelerated Uptake of Renewables, which took place in Martinique 22-24 June 2015.

Source: International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
Date: June 2015

This report describes how the development of energy service markets plays a crucial role in increasing energy access worldwide.

Source: EU Energy Initiative - Partnership Dialogue Facility (EUEI PDF)
Date: December 2014

The report begins with a brief description of the role of procurement within the green growth paradigm and an introduction to key concepts.

Source: International Institute for Sustainable Development
Date: October 2012

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