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This white paper defines the vision, policy principles and strategic goals and objectives for promoting and implementing renewable energy in South Africa.

Source: South African Department of Minerals & Energy
Date: November 2003

This working paper is one in a series focused on key innovations and challenges of the Clean Technology Fund. It analyses the investment plans that the Fund has endorsed to date and makes the case for greater emphasis on institutional capacity and governance in program design.

Source: World Resources Institute
Date: November 2010

This report articulates nine mechanisms by which the smart grid can reduce energy use and carbon impacts associated with electricity generation and delivery in the United States.

Source: United States Department of Energy, United States Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Date: January 2010

This website features links to United Nations Development Programme case studies and publications on how energy can be used to eradicate extreme poverty and hunger, which is one of eight UN Millennium Development Goals for 2015.

Source: United Nations

This website includes books, selected articles and chapters, reports, working papers, and technical papers focusing on energy access issues.

This catalogue contains documents produced by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and its partners in the area of energy for poverty reduction and sustainable development.

Source: United Nations

This Web-based tool allows users to identify policies that have had the most (and least) impact on improving the bottom line economics of wind turbines that provide power for on-site use in the United States.

Source: United States Department of Energy, eFormative Options, North Carolina Solar Center, United States National Renewable Energy Laboratory, United States Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

This report aims to define the current methods of providing net metering in restructured states and to set the stage for further discussion that may later inform best practices around net metering in retail choice markets.

Source: Interstate Renewable Energy Council
Date: December 2010

This report aims to provide insight to policymakers, building owners, and other market actors regarding the ways in which new and innovative business models and policy measures can stimulate the deployment of renewable energy technologies and energy efficiency measures in the built environment.

Source: International Energy Agency, Energy Research Centre of the Netherlands
Date: November 2011

This website provides case studies of local governments that are powering their operations and lowering their emissions using renewable energy, such as solar, wind, and geothermal technologies and methane capture from landfills.

Source: International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives