Publication Library

Browse CLASP's publications by date of publication, or use the dropdown menus below to narrow your search to an economy and/or topic.

  • Economies include countries and select regions;
  • Topics include appliances (e.g., air conditioners) and research topics (e.g., harmonization, case studies, or incentives).
  • 19 April 2016

    Cost Benefit of Improving the Efficiency of Room ACs in India

    This report presents an analysis of the cost and benefit of improving efficiency of air conditioners in India, based on a bottom-up engineering analysis of key AC components such as compressors and heat exchangers.

  • 19 April 2016

    The State of the Global Off-Grid Appliance Market

    The report presents a data-driven analysis of the current and potential scale of the global off-grid appliance market, as well as a discussion of barriers to the development of this market. It draws on input provided by a wide range of market stakeholders, from manufacturers and industry representatives to technical experts, policymakers, and other researchers.

  • 22 February 2016

    Policy Opportunities for More Efficient Residential Water Heating

    Based on the results of policy review and gap analysis, this study recommends stronger and more coherent policies for all three economies analyzed. However, the precise policies recommended vary by economy.

  • 31 January 2016

    Mapping & Benchmarking of General Service Lamps

    This study of general services lamps (GSL) will assist policymakers, program managers, and other stakeholders who are working to transition national and regional markets from inefficient incandescent and halogen lighting toward more energy efficient, cost effect alternatives including compact fluorescent lamps (CFL) and light-emitting diode-based lamps (LED).

  • 15 October 2015

    Impacts Evaluation of Appliance Energy Efficiency Standards in Mexico since 2000

    This program evaluation aimed to analyze the impacts on Mexican consumers and the national economy from energy efficiency standards on residential refrigerators and window air conditioners that were aligned, or “harmonized” with U.S. standards in the early 2000s.