The new renewable sources, such as sun or wind, show a specific set of characteristics such as geographical and temporal variability that challenge their integration into traditional energy systems to supply electricity.
This handbook provides institutional investors with an overview of opportunities and risks of investing in renewable energy infrastructure.
This paper examines climate-change impacts on hydropower generation using an econometric model of the determinants of hydroelectric generetion.
This guidebook shares training materials and knowledge on mini-grid development for rural electrification. It documents experiences and lessons learned from developing 12 pilot mini-grid systems for off-grid energy access in Myanmar.
The overarching goal of this study is to establish patterns in the ways poor people in Ghana are accessing and using energy and to identify how changes in the patterns affect the Ghanaian poor.
These policy guidelines are intended to help countries design and implement competitive selection processes for supporting renewable energy.
The Global Solar Atlas is a free, web-based application developed to help policymakers and investors identify potential high-solar areas for solar power generation.
The Hornsdale Power Reserve is the world s largest lithium-ion battery which is helping to manage summertime peak load, reduce intermittencies and improve the security of South Australia s electrical infrastructure.
Thailand?s greenhouse gas emissions grew by c. 70 percent between 2000 and 2010, leading to environmental concerns
The Uruguayan government planned to diversify its energy mix, reducing its heavy reliance on hydropower1 and imported fossil fuels during drought seasons
The Mexican government sought to increase its wind energy production and reduce its reliance on fossil fuels. The Mexican government set a goal of reducing the country's greenhouse gas emissions by 50% by 2020
The planned 750MW Rewa Solar Project in the state of Madhya Pradesh will be one of the world?s largest solar photovoltaic (PV) projects
The Brazilian government sought to diversify its energy mix and planned to add c. 10GW of power from renewable sources to its national grid by 2018
With signs of increasing international cooperation on climate change, including the Biden Administration’s commitment to halve America’s net greenhouse gas pollution by 2030, we may finally see new levels of momentum for transnational or cross-border renewable energy projects, which the United Nations has cited as required for the achievement of Sustainable Development Goal 7: Affordable and Clean Energy.