Harnessing of energy for human and economic development has had a great impact on Earth systems and the environment, particularly on global biochemical cycles, as the global demand for energy has grown enormously over the last century…
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This IEA review analyses the energy-policy challenges currently facing Sweden, and provides studies and recommendations for each sector.
Delivering on the clean energy economy: The role of policy in developing successful domestic solar and wind industries
This WRI paper examines the development of the solar PV and wind industries across China, Germany, India, Japan, and the United States from 2001–2011.
This IEA’s publication gives a view of solar energy technologies and market trends, in both advanced and developing economies, while providing examples of the best and most advanced practices
This paper offers a strategic framework for policymakers seeking to capitalize on the low-carbon transition.
This paper from Arnulf Grubler provides a synthesis of current knowledge on the patterns, drivers, and characteristics of historical energy technology transitions
Geothermal Heat and Power is as part of IEA Technology Roadmap series covering 19 supply and demand side energy technologies.
This book quantifies the mitigation challenge. Then, it considers the status of key technologies needed to protect the planet from serious climate change impact.
Environmental Regulations, Market Structure and Technological Progress in Renewable Energy Technology
The study analyses the impact of environmental regulations on the patent activities for wind turbines between 1980 and 2008
The overall objective of the project ADORET was to assist policy makers and project developers in a better understanding of the specifics of offshore renewable energy and to give them practical guidelines in how to foster their deployment.
Chinese renewable energy and technology policies are under the spotlight. The US Trade Representative accused China of violating WTO rules, contesting a specific subsidy to wind power manufacturing…
This paper studies innovation dynamics in efficiency improving electricity generation technologies as an important means of mitigating climate change impacts…
This updated handbook provides hands-on guidance for identifying the most effective technology options for poverty reduction and climate change mitigation and adaptation…