On May 12, winners were named for the inaugural Global LEAP Outstanding Off-Grid Appliance Awards competition, a Clean Energy Ministerial initiative to identify and promote the world's best, most ener
Appliances, lighting, and equipment account for a major share of energy use globally— lighting alone comprises approximately 20% of total electricity use worldwide. This energy consumption drives up c
The Super-efficient Equipment and Appliance Deployment (SEAD) Initiative of the Clean Energy Ministerial had a busy and impactful year in 2013.
SEAD recognized the world’s most efficient computer mo
On September 18, 2013, representatives from the Association of European Business (AEB) and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) gathered in Moscow to recognize the launch of Rus
On September 10, the SEAD Initiative announced the winners of its Global Efficiency Medal competition for the world’s most energy efficient computer monitors.
With energy savings of 12 to 43% over com
Billions of people worldwide – most of them among the world’s poorest – live without adequate access to electricity. Energy poverty depressed economic and educational opportunities, impeding lasting d
The Super-efficient Equipment and Appliance Deployment (SEAD) Initiative announced a competition to find the most energy-efficient electric motors around the world. In an ambitious effort to reduce en
The ComeOn Labels project has spent the last two-and-a-half years collecting and disseminating implementation best practice on energy labeling in the European Union. On March 15, it will present its f
The SEAD Initiative launched a new Global Efficiency Medal competition for displays. This competition will recognize the most energy efficient computer monitors on the market as well as emerging techn
CLASP recently initiated the coordination of a new global program in support of the Global Lighting and Energy Access Partnership (Global LEAP), a Clean Energy Ministerial initiative with a mission to