Potential of Standards & Labels

The analysis in the Potential of Standards & Labels chart was undertaken by Lawrence Berkley National Laboratory in support of the SEAD Initiative. The economies included in the technical potential scenario are all SEAD economies and China.

The economies included in the current standards and labels scenario are all SEAD economies. The technical potential represents the best available technology in the market in 2010. The products included in this analysis are most residential products (appliances, lighting, cooling, heating, and electronics), and motors and transformers.

More information on the assumptions used and the analysis can be found by downloading SEAD Members Economy Recent Achievements: Projected Savings and Energy Performance Standards Since 2010.