Read more about appliance policy, technical, and market developments globally.
29 September 2011
On September 13, 2011, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced their selection of heat pump clothes dryers as a 2012 category for the ENERGY STAR Emerging Technology Awards.
01 September 2011
IEA 4E published a new Mapping and Benchmarking report on the regulation and efficiency of domestic lighting products in 10 countries and regions around the world to help policy makers understand the various regulatory options and market changes.
14 June 2011
States across the U.S. have been reaching or exceeding their energy savings goals established through Energy Efficiency Resource Standards (EERS), thereby lowering utility bills for consumers and reducing the need to build costly new power plants.
10 May 2011
CLASP and India's Bureau of Energy Efficiency host an international workshop on consumer electronics for Asia Pacific Partnership countries.
02 May 2011
Future appliance standards in the U.S. could eliminate growth in residential sector energy use through 2035, according to an analysis conducted for the Annual Energy Outlook 2011 by the U.S. Department of Energy's Energy Information Administration (EIA).