Transforming Markets in Southeast Asia
SEAD is partnering with ASEAN SHINE to support the development and harmonization of energy efficiency standards for air conditioners in Southeast Asia.Continue Reading
Advancing International Collaboration
SEAD launched the SEAD Policy Exchange Forum, where policymakers share appliance energy efficiency best practices.Continue Reading
SEAD Industrial and Outdoor Lighting Com…
The Clean Energy Ministerial’s Super-efficient Equipment and Appliance Deployment (SEAD) Initiative has opened the nomination period for its sixth international competition to recognize the world’s most energy efficient industrial and outdoor lighting products. Continue Reading
Super-efficient Equipment and Appliance Deployment (SEAD) Initiative
Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM)
and a task of the International Partnership for Energy Efficiency Cooperation (IPEEC) is a voluntary multinational government collaboration whose primary objective is to advance global market transformation for energy efficient products.
As the Operating Agent for SEAD, CLASP:
Provides strategic advice to SEAD leadership and participating governments on the development and implementation of program activities;
Documents and disseminates best practices for energy efficient product policies;
Creates tools and resources to strengthen the knowledge foundation of appliance energy efficiency programs;
Facilitates policy dialogues and collaboration to identify opportunities for additional energy savings from global market transformation initiatives.
SEAD was launched at the first CEM meeting in Washington, D.C. in July 2010. Participating governments include Australia, Brazil, Canada, the European Commission, Germany, India, Indonesia, Japan, South Korea, Mexico, Russia, South Africa, Sweden, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, and the United States.