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IUCN Publication

Women at the forefront of the clean energy future

Developed through a literature review and individual consultations with experts and validated through an experts' workshop, this white paper considers the  most recent work on the intersection of gender and energy.

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2014
IUCN Grey Literature

Environment management and monitoring plan, Talise Micro-Hydro Project, Maewo Island, Vanuatu

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2012
IUCN Publication

Pacific SIDS Energy, Ecosystems and Sustainable Livelihoods Initiative : Managing the Ecosystem Implications of Energy Policies in the Pacific Island States : review report 2011

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2012
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Pacific SIDS Energy, Ecosystems and Sustainable Livelihoods Initiative : Managing the Ecosystem Implications of Energy Policies in the Pacific Island States : phase I update : 2008-2011

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2012
IUCN Publication

Energy efficiency in Palau homes : Energy Loan Programme Replication workshop report : Koror, Palau, 3rd-6th October

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

Towards a green economy : pathways to sustainable development and poverty eradication

UNEP’s green economy report, Towards a Green Economy, aims to debunk several myths and misconceptions about “greening” the global economy, and provides timely and practical guidance to policy makers on what reforms they need to unlock the productive and employment potential of a green economy.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Making integrated food-energy systems work for people and climate change : an overview

The concept of Integrated Food and Energy Systems (IFES) as such is not new. Simple integration of food and energy production at both small and large scales has shown many successful results.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

The energy report : 100% renewable energy by 2050

From introduction: "WWF has a vision of a world that is powered by 100 per cent renewable energy sources by the middle of this century. Unless we make this transition, the world is most likely to avoid predicted escalating impacts of climate change.

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2011
IUCN Grey Literature

Evaluation of potential environmental and social impacts of jatropha production in Samoa

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2011
IUCN Publication

Virtuous circles : values, systems, sustainability

There are two principles here, both reflecting the natural world. The first is that natural systems are based on cycles, for example water, nitrogen and carbon. Secondly, there is very little waste in natural systems.

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2011
IUCN Publication

Integrating economics into resource and environmental management : some recent experiences in the Pacific

In 2009, IUCN-Oceania Regional Office in partnership with SOPAC and SPC established the Pacific Resource and Environmental Economics Network (PREEN).

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2011
IUCN Publication

Biofuels and indirect land use change : the case for mitigation

This study examines the four options being considered by the European Commission for dealing with indirect land use change (ILUC) arising from the use of biofuels under the Renewable Energy Directive.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Sustainable consumption and production in the Asia-Pacific region : effective responses in a resource constrained world

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2010
Non IUCN Publication

Conditions for survival : toward a "solar energy-based society" full of vibrant life

Part 1 of this final report outlines current global environmental problems and serves as an introduction to the entire report. Part 2 gives the results of the Conference discussions.

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2010
Non IUCN Publication

Biomass energy : optimising its contribution to poverty reduction and ecosystem services

The percentage of biomass energy within the total share of different energy sources is set to treble from 10% to 30% by 2050 according to the International Energy Agency – with major potential impacts (both positive and negative) for poverty reduction and the protection of ecosystem services.

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2010
Non IUCN Publication

Biomass energy in India

This report forms part of a project aiming to develop a South-South-North partnership to reshape the impact of a predicted large-scale expansion in global biomass energy use towards greater poverty reduction and maintenance of ecosystem services in developing countries.

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2010
Non IUCN Publication

Mapping out global biomass projections, technological developments and policy innovations

This report forms part of a project aiming to develop a South-South-North partnership to reshape the impact of a predicted large-scale expansion in global biomass energy use towards greater poverty reduction and maintenance of ecosystem services in developing countries.

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2010
Non IUCN Publication

Biomass energy use in Kenya

This report forms part of a project aiming to develop a South-South-North partnership to reshape the impact of a predicted large-scale expansion in global biomass energy use towards greater poverty reduction and maintenance of ecosystem services in developing countries.

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2010
Non IUCN Publication

Trade and environment review : promoting poles of clean growth to foster the transition to a more sustainable economy

The key message of this publication is that the occurrence of the global economic and financial crisis and the interrelated climate, food, and water crises offers a window of opportunity to embark on a path of more resilient and sustainable economic growth.

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2010
Non IUCN Publication

Can biomass power development?

This paper explores the pros and cons of biomass and the logistics of switching to other fuels in developing countries.

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

IUCN roadmap on sustainable bioenergy workshop report

This report is a summary of the discussions that took place during the workshop, presenting the main outcomes both generally on bioenergy and then specifically in relation to IUCN. Full details of the discussions are available in the annexes.

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2010
IUCN Publication

Greening blue energy : identifying and managing the biodiversity risks and opportunities of offshore renewable energy

The Greening Blue Energy project aims to facilitate well-balanced and science-based discussions on the impacts on the marine environment from offshore renewable energy developments and as such this publication provides a synthesis of current knowledge on the potential biodiversity impacts of offs

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2010
Non IUCN Publication

Power to the poor : sustainable energy at the base of the pyramid

Four billion people – over half of humanity – live on less than US$2 a day, effectively forming the bottom of the world economic pyramid. This majority may have minimal access to cash but they need, and will pay for, essential goods and services – including energy.

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2009
Non IUCN Publication

A renewable world, energy, ecology, equality : a report for the World Future Council

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2009
Non IUCN Publication

Low-carbon energy : a roadmap

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2008
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Powering China's development : the role of renewable energy

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2007
Non IUCN Publication

Electricidad verde : la biomasa en los montes de Galicia

La transformación de los residuos de la actividad forestal y de la biomasa abandonada en los montes en un recurso con posibilidades de aprovechamiento energético supone ejercer una gestión eficiente de los bosques y plantaciones forestales, generando además beneficios medioambientales y económico

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2006
IUCN Publication

Policy instruments for influencing air quality : a review of recent conditions in Nepal

Deteriorating air quality is a growing concern in most countries, including Nepal. Many factors are responsible for changing air quality and this varies from one location to another.

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2004
Non IUCN Publication

The hydrogen economy : the creation of the worldwide energy web and the redistribution of power on earth

This publication argues that the harnessing of hydrogen and fuel cells will spawn a new economic revolution in the 21st century. The new energy regime has the potential to be sustainable, non-polluting, and to provide a decentralized and democratic source of power.

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2003
Non IUCN Publication

Renewable energies : success stories

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2001
IUCN Grey Literature

Back to the energy crisis : the need for a coherent policy towards renewable energy options

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1998
Non IUCN Publication

Renew the parks : renewable energy in the National Park Service. Photovoltaic systems

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1995
Non IUCN Publication

Nature conservation guidelines for renewable energy projects

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1994
Non IUCN Publication

Towards 100% RES supply : renewable energy sources for island sustainable development

With the support of the Altener Programme of the European Commission, this elucidates the Island 2010 campaign, whose aim is to promote, identify and consolidate the strategy "Towards 100% Renewable Energy Sources Supply" in island territories.

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1993
Non IUCN Publication

Renewable energy : sources for fuels and electricity

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1993
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A new power base : renewable energy policies for the nineties and beyond

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1993
Non IUCN Publication

Wasser - Quelle des Lebens

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1991
Non IUCN Publication

Alternative power sources : final report

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1990
Non IUCN Publication

International Conference on Biogas Technologies and Implementation Strategies, January 10-15, 1990, Pune, India : report

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1990
Non IUCN Publication

Stopping the coming ice age

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1988
Non IUCN Publication

More with less : managing energy and resource efficient cities

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1987
Non IUCN Publication

Renewable energy technologies : their applications in developing countries : a study

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1986
Non IUCN Publication

Advances in solar energy : an annual review of research and development volume 2

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1985
Non IUCN Publication

Appropriate technology for alternative energy sources in fisheries

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1982
Non IUCN Publication

Methane generation from human, animal and agricultural wastes : report

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1977
Non IUCN Publication

Energy for rural development : renewable resources and alternative technologies for developing countries : report

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1976
Non IUCN Publication

Power to the people

Non IUCN Publication

Global Environment series