RES

License Exempted Electricity Generation

Educational publication on License Exempted Electricity Generation (Distributed Generation) produced by TENVA (Turkish Energy Foundation) with financial support of the EU and Republic of Turkey.  ERRA is proud to be part of the project...
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Africa’s Renewable Future: A Path to Sustainable Growth

Africa is undergoing a sustained period of economic growth and transformation. Its population is growing rapidly, and its economies are developing and diversifying. In order to be sustained, this growth will need to be...
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The Smart Grid: An Estimation of the Energy and CO2 Benefits

This report articulates nine mechanisms by which the smart grid can reduce energy use and carbon impacts associated with electricity generation and delivery. The quantitative estimates of potential reductions in electricity sector energy and associated CO2...
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World Energy Outlook 2017 (Executive Summary)

Four large-scale shifts in the global energy system set the scene for the World Energy Outlook-2017 (WEO-2017): The rapid deployment and falling costs of clean energy technologies; in 2016, growth in solar PV capacity was larger than...
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Factors impacting Renewable Energy Prices

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10 Questions to Ask About Scaling On-grid Renewable Energy

10 Questions to Ask About Scaling On-Grid Renewable Energy” provides a framework to help stakeholders—including decision-makers, investors, civil society, and others—engage with each other to resolve common questions. It is primarily intended for regulated...
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ENCOURAGING RENEWABLE ENERGY DEVELOPMENT: A Handbook for International Energy Regulators

Regulators and policymakers in the energy sector face new and exciting challenges presented by renewable energy (RE). While not new to the energy mix, renewable energy’s importance as part of the overall national and international energy...
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Glossary of Renewables Terms

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Regulatory Indicators for Sustainable Energy

RISE—Regulatory Indicators for Sustainable Energy— is a global inventory of policies and regulations that support the achievement of SDG7 – electricity access, clean cooking, energy efficiency, and renewable energy. RISE tracks the regulatory indicators...
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REFIT evaluation of the Directive 2009/28/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council

As part of the Commission's Better Regulation agenda, the Renewable Energy Directive was included in the Commission's 2013 REFIT programme29 in order to provide a comprehensive policy and regulatory fitness evaluation of the 2009...
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