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).
  • 25 July 2006

    CLASP Regional Collaboration Case Study

    The Collaborative Labeling and Appliance Standards Program (CLASP) has contributed to several regional collaborations directed at aligning or harmonizing energy efficiency standards and labels (S&L) as well as the test procedures that underlie these measures. The goal of these regional collaborations is to advance the quantity and quality of S&L practice to a new plateau, and, by doing so, dramatically transform markets, improve economic efficiency, and accelerate the pace of GHG mitigation.

  • 17 July 2006

    Energy Saving Recommended - Key Principles for a Successful Product Labeling Scheme

    This paper outlines the Energy Saving Recommended labeling scheme in UK. Presented at the 4th International Energy Efficiency in Domestic Appliances & Lighting Conference '06 (EEDAL'06), on June 21-23, 2006, in London, UK.

  • 16 July 2006

    Minimum Efficiency Performance Standards, Labels, and Test Procedures for Refrigerators, Freezers, and Room Air Conditioners in Canada, Mexico, the United States, China, and Other Developing and Transition Nations

    This report analyzes minimum energy performance standards (MEPS), test procedures, comparative labeling, and endorsement labeling for refrigerators, freezers, and room air conditioners in the United States, Canada, Mexico, China and other developing and transition nations. Published on June 30, 2006, in English and Portuguese. Click on the links below to download for both versions.

  • 14 July 2006

    Energy Labeling for Domestic Appliances

    Energy Labeling for Domestic Appliances, Training Program for National Government Officials and Experts. This information material is intended to assist national government officials and experts in Central and Eastern European Countries in the implementation process of the Energy labeling scheme setting emphasis on verification and enforcement actions.

  • 14 July 2006

    Energy Labeling - How to use it for your benefit?

    This brochure, written as a part of the CEECAP project, aims to present the EU energy labeling scheme for domestic appliances and to show it as a beneficial tool for manufacturers and retailers. This paper is designed to give information and support to manufacturers, dealers and retailers who will find an explanation on what their interests should be and what benefits there are in one of their customers using the Energy Label.