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Report May 21, 2020

Cooperative Governance: Opportunities to Enhance Rural Livelihoods in India

By Mahesh Patankar, Frederick Weston, Joni Sliger, Robert Lieberman, Priyanka Shendage

Rural populations in India continually face great challenges when it comes to earning and maintaining a sustainable living. With up to 70% of rural Indians working in the agricultural sector, those challenges will only become more substantial as climate change creates greater impacts and economic uncertainty causes further distress. Solving these problems will re...

Energy and Water Resources, Energy Resource Planning, Governance Download View Summary
Presentation September 14, 2011

Why Regulators (and Everyone Else) Should Care About Energy Efficiency

By Robert Lieberman

RAP's Bob Lieberman gave this presentation at the INOGATE/ERRA Workshop "Regulatory Implications of Energy Efficiency Policies" held on September 14-16, 2011 in Almaty, Kazakhstan. He discussed the role regulators in the promotion and end-use of energy efficiency and the many benefits of doing so....

Energy Efficiency and Demand Response, Energy Efficiency Program Design Download View Summary
Policy Brief August 18, 2010

Accelerating the Deployment of Super-Efficient Appliances and Equipment with Multi-Country Collaboration

By Amol Phadke, Jayant Sathaye, Girish Sant, Ranjit Bharvirkar, Robert Lieberman

Despite intense efforts by all parties, the recent United Nations Conference of Parties (COP-15) failed to create a legally binding treaty accepted by all nations for reducing greenhouse gas emissions that could help limit the global temperature rise to no more than 2 degrees C (or 3.6 degrees F) above pre-industrial levels. It is becoming increasingly clear that...

Energy Efficiency Program Design, Standards and Codes Download View Summary