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Renewable Energy in Hybrid Mini-Grids and Isolated Grids: Economic Benefits and Business Cases

This analysis compares diesel plants to a ‘100-percent-peak PV penetration’ hybrid tech­no­logy, with which existing diesel generators can be switched off during peak availability of solar radiation.

Author: Hirak Al-Hammad, Torsten Becker, Andrea Bode, Srishti Gupta and Silvia Kreibiehl
Release date: May, 2015
Microfinance for Ecosystem-based adaptation - Options, costs and benefits

The MEbA project recently published its first systematisation effort to identify adaptation measures that could be promoted through microfinance products and services.

Author: UNEP and Frankfurt School-UNEP Collaborating Centre for Climate & Sustainable Energy Finance
Release date: July, 2014
Policy brief: Concerns and recommendations regarding the design of the Green Climate Fund from participants in the UNEP NCFISP

In 2011 and 2012, government officials from over 20 developing countries participated in NCFISP regional workshops in Asia, Africa and Latin America.

Release date: December, 2013
Online Platforms for Climate Mitigation, Adaptation and Clean Energy

The last couple of years have seen major developments in the field of climate & energy policy.

Author: Johannes Berliner, Christine Grüning
Release date: June, 2013
Finanzierung Erneuerbarer Energien

Until 2050 Renewable Energies are supposed to cover about half of the entire German energy demand. This expansion of Renewable Energies is not just proceeding rapidly on a national level but worldwide.

Author: Markus Gerhard / Thomas Rüschen / Armin Sandhövel
Release date: October, 2011
Sonnemann - Copy & Waste

Copy & Waste – A Magazine on Climate Justice

Author: Carolyn Braun, Kerstin Friemel, Markus Gerhard, Genia Kostka, Marcus Müller, Marcus Pfeil
Release date: July, 2011