The G-res Tool

Guidelines recommending the G-res Tool

World Meteorogical Organization. 2022. 2022 State of Climate Services: Energy. WMO.

Patel, S, Shakya, C and Rai, N. 2020. Climate finance for hydropower: Incentivising the low- carbon transition. IIED, London.

European Commission, EU Technical Expert Group on Sustainable Finance. 2020. Financing a Sustainable European Economy – Taxonomy Report: Technical Annex

IEA Hydropower. 2018. Hydropower and the environment: Managing the Carbon Balance in Freshwater Reservoirs Guidelines for Quantitative Analysis of Net GHG Emissions from Reservoirs. IEA Hydro Technical Report, Volume 3 – Management, Mitigation and Allocation.

World Bank Group. 2017. Greenhouse Gases from Reservoirs Caused by Biogeochemical Processes. Water Global Practice, Technical Note.

Climate Bonds Initiative. 2019. Open for public consultation. The Hydropower Criteria. Climate Bonds Standard.

WWF. 2022. Insuring a nature positive world: an insurer’s guide to hydropower.

Asian Development Bank. 2023. Energy Sector Guidance Note. Asian Development Bank’s Approach for Large Hydropower Plants.

Hydropower Sustainability Council. 2023. Hydropower Sustainability Standard.

ASEAN. 2023. ASEAN Taxonomy for Sustainable Finance – Version 2.


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