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Energy solutions for smart cities and communities -Recommendations for policy makers from the 58 pilots of the CONCERTO initiative

This publication provides contributions and recommendations for the development of proposals for future policies at EU, national and local level regarding energy efficiency and use of renewable energy in buildings, urban development and sustainable communi ...

Energy support measures and their impact on innovation in the renewable energy sector in Europe (External content)

The study provides an overview, at European level, of the type of measures in place in 2012 to support energy consumption and production in 32 EEA countries. For four countries, a quantitative analysis is undertaken as well. Progress towards innovation in ...

The regulatory framework for wind energy in EU Member States-Part 1 of the study on the social and economic value of wind energy – WindValueEU(External Content)

This document is the first deliverable corresponding to the study on the social and economic value of wind energy. This study is divided into four parts: (i) regulatory framework, (ii) wind power technology aspects, (iii) wind energy market status and (iv) ...

Poor people’s energy outlook 2012(External content)

This second edition of the Poor people's energy outlook (PPEO) shines a spotlight on energy access and its impact on the ability of the world's poorest people to earn a decent living. Its release is timely as 2012 marks the UN International Year of Sustain ...

MENA Renewables Status Report 2013(External Content)

Renewable energy markets and policy frameworks in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA)i have evolved rapidly in recent years, with an increasing amount of investment and a burgeoning project pipeline to harness the region’s abundance of renewable energy ...

Renewables 2013 Global Futures Report(External Content)

What is our current thinking about the future of renewable energy? What is the range of credible possibilities for that future? As suggested by the cover, this report is a “mosaic” of insight into these questions. Most significantly, the report does not pr ...

Synthesis of energy-related issues highlighted in national reports of Rio+20 (External Content)

Building on the results of the 1992 Rio Earth Summit, world leaders and thousands of stakeholder participants came together in June of 2012 at Rio+20, the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, to chart a path and build focused commitment to ...

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