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This report examines the complex process of transforming power systems. It offers evidence for power system transformation by providing a collection of empirical examples of the types of innovations that are emerging worldwide.

Source: 21st Century Power Partnership
Date: May 2015

The public-private roundtable summarized on this web page describes how an accelerated rate of innovation and change is placing the 20th century models of electricity delivery under pressure.

Source: Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM)
Date: May 2015

This report describes women's roles in the expanding market for off-grid lighting. It aims to identify whether there are women-specific opportunities in the off-grid lighting market that could enhance product profitability and improve lives.

Source: International Finance Corporation (IFC)
Date: August 2011

This book focuses on a decentralized approach and practical guidance on how small power producers and mini-grid operators can deliver electrification and renewable energy in rural areas in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Source: The World Bank
Date: January 2015

This paper provides a framework for stakeholder engagement regarding the common questions and challenges that arise in the context of planning for and implementing distributed generation (DG) options to address the electricity access gap.

Source: World Resources Institute
Date: September 2015

This report summarizes the Next-Generation Wind and Solar Power study, which was carried out by the International Energy Agency (IEA) as part of its Grid Integration of Variable Renewables (GIVAR) programme.

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: January 2016

Although Africa has enormous energy resources, more than half of the continent’s population does not have any access to electricity and generation is often unable to meet the demand of those who do. Growth and poverty reduction will be constrained if this deficit continues.

Source: New Climate Economy, Background paper for Power, People, Planet: Seizing Africa’s Energy and Climate Opportunities
Date: January 2015

The Africa Clean Energy Corridor initiative aims to transform the continent’s energy mix by promoting the development of clean, indigenous, cost-effective renewable power options.

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

This publication provides an overview of the activities and recent accomplishments of technology collaboration programmes (TCPs). The 39 TCPs in operation involve about 6,000 experts from government, industry and research organizations in 51 countries.

Source: International Energy Agency: Energy Technology Network
Date: January 2016

This online data base collects information on international climate mitigation initiatives in operation that (1) have potential to contribute to reducing greenhouse gas emissions, (2) are international in scope or have the potential for significant impact at global scale, and (3) are dialogues,

Source: Climate Initiatives Platform
Date: January 2016