A Framework for Tracking Cooling Investment

This Knowledge Brief proposes a new approach to identify and track cooling transactions, a first step toward understanding current finance commitments and acting on growing global […]

eLearning course on Passive Urban Cooling Solutions

The course is based on the Primer and presented as a series of four modules: (1) Introducing Urban Heat and its Effects, (2) Technical Solutions to […]

India Energy Outlook 2021

The India Energy Outlook 2021 is a new special report from the International Energy Agency’s World Energy Outlook series. The report explores the opportunities and challenges […]

Protocols to Conduct Market and Impact Assessments

This document aims to support the adoption and implementation of the U4E Model Regulation Guidelines (Model Regulations) by indicating how market and impact assessments help with […]

Energy Labelling Guidance for Lighting and Appliances

Over 120 countries have adopted, or are developing, labels to indicate the energy efficiency of energy using equipment and appliances to consumers. The schemes that stimulate […]

Ensuring Compliance with MEPS and Energy Labels

This guidance on ensuring compliance with minimum energy performance standards (MEPS) and energy labels complements other UNEP U4E guides on market transformation. It is applicable for […]

2020 Global Status Report for Buildings and Construction

The Global Status Report for Buildings and Construction is a reference document of the Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction (GlobalABC). This year’s Buildings-GSR shines a […]

Renewable Energy Policies in a Time of Transition: Heating and Cooling

The report provides an overview of the role of renewables in heating and cooling with context on the different technological options and applications. It showcases supporting […]

Green On-Wage Financing

Financial mechanisms have the power to accelerate adoption of sustainable energy and climate change solutions. Our first Knowledge Brief Series issue focuses on Green On-wage financing, […]