Bibliography

Energy Policy

Establishing a holistic and long term vision for the energy sector Strengthening the legal and regulatory framework Creating an institutional enabling framework

Energy Supply

Enhancing oil products supply Diversifying fuels Improving efficiency on electricity supply

Energy Demand

Adjusting prices Promoting energy efficiency Economic sector shifting
 

Social Safety Nets

Promoting Access to Energy Services Promoting Affordability of Energy Services Implementing Targeted Subsidies

General

Title Date Organization Author(s)
Overcoming Vulnerability to Rising Oil Prices. Options for Asia and the Pacific, (PDF 2890K) 2007 UNDP  
Energy for Sustainable Development in Asia and the Pacific Region: Challenges and Lessons from UNDP projects 2004 UNDP  

Energy Policy

Title Date Organization Author(s)
Energy sector reform: strategies for growth, equity and sustainability 2007 SIDA Ljung, P.
Energy Market Reform. Lessons Learned and Next Steps with Special Emphasis on the Energy Access Problems of Developing Countries 2004 WEC  

Establishing a holistic and long term vision for the energy sector

Title Date Organization Author(s)
National Energy Policy Apr 2003 Energy Commission of Nigeria  
Some thoughts and views on the National Energy Policy 2007 UNDP Bangladesh Sayeed, S. K.
Plan Energético Nacional. 2006-2025 2007 Ministerio de Minas y Energía  

Strengthening the legal and regulatory framework

Title Date Organization Author(s)
Reforming Power Markets in Developing Countries: What Have We Learned? Sep 2006 WB Besant-Jones, J.
Regulation by Contract: A new way to privatize electricity distribution? 2003 WB Bakovic, T. et al.

Creating an institutional enabling framework

Title Date Organization Author(s)
Some Options for Improving the Governance of State-Owned Electricity Utilities 2004 WB Irwin, T. and Yamamoto, C.
An Analytical Compendium of Institutional Frameworks for Energy Efficiency Implementation 2008 ESMAP Limaye, D. et al.

Energy Supply

Enhancing oil products supply

Title Date Organization Author(s)
Overcoming Vulnerability to Rising Oil Prices. Options for Asia and the Pacific, (PDF 2890K) 2007 UNDP  
Coping with higher oil prices, (PDF 1020K) Aug 2006 ESMAP/WB Bacon, R.; Kojima, M.
Cross-Border Oil and Gas Pipelines: Problems and Prospects 2003 ESMAP/WB  

Diversifying fuels

Title Date Organization Author(s)
Renewables 2007. Global Status Report 2008 REN21  
Transport
Title Date Organization Author(s)
Market transformation to Natural Gas Vehicles: Keys for success. A comparative study between Mexico City and Rio de Janeiro 2006 Columbia University Luengo, M.
Breathing Clean: Considering the Switch to Natural Gas Buses Oct 2001 WB Kojima, M.
Brazil’s Ethanol Experience Feb 2008 Ministry of Foreign Relations – Brazil Mottin, M.
Ethanol in Brazil: A successful experience to be shared Mar 2006 Government of Brazil  
Biofuels in Brazil. The Ethanol Experience 2005 Brazilian Congress Lima, P.
Industry
Title Date Organization Author(s)
Managing Manure with Biogas Recovery Systems Improved Performance at Competitive Costs 2002 EPA  
Handbook on manure biogas systems   AgStar  
The U.S. Government’s Methane to Markets Partnership Accomplishments 2008 EPA  
Residential
Title Date Organization Author(s)
Policy measures to support solar water heating: information, incentives and regulations May 2007 WEC Menanteau, P.
Integration of Solar Water Heating into Residential Buildings Sep 2004 UN DESA Bosselaar, L. et al.
Solar Heat Worldwide. Markets and Contribution to the Energy Supply 2006 2008 IEA Weiss, W. et al.
Solar Thermal in China. Overview and Perspectives of the Chinese Solar Thermal Market Sep 2005 ReFocus Net Junfeng, L.
Production and Dissemination of Solar Water Heaters, Côte d’Ivoire 2003 GEF  
Electricity
Title Date Organization Author(s)
Renewable Energy Projects Handbook Apr 2004 WEC  
REToolkit: A Resource for Renewable Energy Development Jun 2008 WB  
Global Wind 2007 Report May 2008 Global Wind Energy Council  
Wind energy in Morocco: Which strategy for which development Jan 2008 CNRST Zejli, D. et al.
Assessment of Power-pooling arrangements in Africa Oct 2004 UN - ECA  
Building Regional Power Pools: a Toolkit 2007 WB  
Sub-Saharan Africa’s Power Pools: A Development Framework Aug 2008 USAID/PA  
Trading Arrangements and Risk Management in International Electricity Trade Oct 2008 ESMAP Tomkins, R. et al.
Lighting Africa. Catalyzing markets for modern lighting 2008 WB  
Lighting Africa Year 1: Progress and Plans 2008 WB  

Improving efficiency on electricity supply

Title Date Organization Author(s)
Rehabilitation of Small Hydropower Plants in Macedonia 2001 EcoLinks  
From Crisis to Stability in the Armenian Power Sector Lessons Learned from Armenia’s Energy Reform Experience 2006 WB Sargsyan, G. et al.
UEDC-Georgia. Turning round a company to restore light and life to Georgia 2006 PA Consulting Group  
Distribution System Loss Reduction in Sri Lanka 2003 LECO Farook, Y.
Improving Power Distribution Company Operations to Accelerate Power Sector Reform 2005 USAID  
Eskom Losses Workshop. Other countries’ experiences in anti-theft actions Aug 2006 PA Consulting Group  

Energy Demand

Adjusting prices

Title Date Organization Author(s)
Reforming Energy Subsidies 2002 UNEP/IEA  
Transport
Title Date Organization Author(s)
International Fuel Prices 2007 UNEP/IEA  
Phasing Out Subsidies. Recent Experiences with Fuel in Developing Countries 2006 WB Bacon, R.; Kojima, M.
Petroleum Taxes. Trends in Fuel Taxes (and Subsidies) and the Implications 2001 WB Bacon, R.
Residential
Title Date Organization Author(s)
Réformer les subventions au prix de l’énergie et renforcer la protection sociale. Jul 2008 ESMAP/WB  
India: Access of the Poor to Clean Household Fuels 2003 ESMAP/WB  
Electricity
Title Date Organization Author(s)
Water, Electricity, and the Poor. Who Benefits from Utility Subsidies? 2005 WB Komives, K. et al.
Power Subsidies. A reality check for irrigation in India 2002 WB Monari, L.
India. Power Supply for Agriculture 2001 WB Monari, L.

Promoting energy efficiency

Title Date Organization Author(s)
Energy Efficiency Policies around the World: Review and Evaluation 2008 WEC  
Realizing the Potential of Energy Efficiency. Targets, Policies, and Measures for G8 countries 2007 UN Foundation Jochem, E.; Dadi, Z.
Financing Energy Efficiency. Lessons from Brazil, China, India, and beyond 2008 WB Taylor, R. et al.
The Energy Efficiency Investment Forum: Scaling Up Financing in the Developing World 2006 ESMAP  
Scaling Up Demand–Side Energy Efficiency Improvements through Programmatic CDM 2007 ESMAP Figueres, C.; Philips, M.
Electric Utility Demand Side Management: Defining and Evaluating Achievable Potential May 2008 Duke University Frish, C.
Demand-Side Management in China’s Restructured Power Industry Dec 2005 ESMAP Hu, Z. et al.
California Customer Load Reductions during the Electricity Crisis: Did they Help to Keep the Lights On? May 2002 University of Berkeley Goldman, C. et al.
Case Studies on Energy Efficiency Policy and Measures 2008 WEC  
Policies and Strategies for Developing and Promoting EE Technologies. Philippines Feb 2005 PREGA  
The National Energy Efficiency and Conservation Program. Philippines 2006 DOE Benito, F.
Thailand’s Energy Efficiency Revolving Fund: A Case Study 2005 APEC  
Transport
Title Date Organization Author(s)
Transport and Climate: Lessons from the partnership between Mexico City and the World Bank May 2007 WB  
International Fuel Prices 2007 GTZ  
Can Vehicle Scrappage Programs Be Successful? 2002 ESMAP  
Energy Efficiency and Climate Change Considerations for On-road Transport in Asia 2006 ADB  
Industry
Title Date Organization Author(s)
Achieving Industrial Energy Efficiency in Malaysia Aug 2006 GEF-UNDP  
Residential
Title Date Organization Author(s)
International survey of building energy codes 2000 Australian Greenhouse Office  
Labeling programs and efficiency standards to control the energy consumption of household appliances: current situation, main results and recommendations 2000 ADEME Menanteau, P.
Addressing Electric Power Shortages and Climate Change Mitigation through Energy Efficient Lighting Programs: Some Recent Operational Experiences Aug 2008 WB Sarkar, A.
Large Scale CFL Deployment Programs: Mainstreaming Carbon Finance and CDM May 2008 WB Sarkar, A.
Cool Appliances. Policy Strategies for Energy Efficient Homes 2003 IEA  
Reduction of Energy Demand Through Energy Efficiency Interventions Uganda’s Case Nov 2007 Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development Isingoma, J.
Public Sector
Title Date Organization Author(s)
Policies and Strategies for Developing and Promoting EE Technologies. Philippines Feb 2005 PREGA  
The National Energy Efficiency and Conservation Program. Philippines Jun 2005 Department of Energy Benito, F.

Economic sector shifting

Title Date Organization Author(s)
Oil Price Developments: Drivers, Economic Consequences and Policy Responses 2004 OECD Brook Ann-Marie, et al.

Social Safety Nets

Title Date Organization Author(s)
Social Safety Net Options for Energy Sector Reform 2008 USAID  
Guidance for Responses from the Human Development Sector to Rising Food and Fuel Prices 2008 WB  
For Protection and Promotion. The Design and Implementation of Effective Safety Nets 2008 WB Grosg, M. et al.

Promoting access to energy services

Title Date Organization Author(s)
Gender & Energy for Sustainble Development: A Toolkit and Resource guide 2004 UNDP  
Energy Services for the Millennium Development Goals 2005 UNDP Modi, V. et al.
Mainstreaming Access to Energy Services: Experiences from Three African Regional Economic Communities 2007 UNDP  
Innovating State Practices: Migration, Development, and State Learning in the Moroccan Souss Dec 2005 MIT Iskander, N.

Promoting affordability of energy services

Title Date Organization Author(s)
An assessment of South African prepaid electricity experiment, lessons learned, and their policy implications for developing countries 2003 Energy Policy Tewari, D. D.
Prepaid electricity system in Argentina. Video 2003 Edenor  

Implementing targeted subsidies

Title Date Organization Author(s)
Egypt. Toward a more Effective Social Policy: Subsidies and Social Safety Nets 2005 WB Shaban, R.
Réformer les subventions au prix de l’énergie et renforcer la protection sociale. Quelques questions de conception Jul 2008 ESMAP/WB  
Affordability and Subsidies in Public Urban Transport: What Do We Mean, What Can Be Done? Dec 2007 WB Estupiñán, N. et al.
Phasing Out Subsidies. Recent Experiences with Fuel in Developing Countries 2006 WB Bacon, R.; Kojima, M.
India: Access of the Poor to Clean Household Fuels 2003 ESMAP/WB