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06 December 2017

European Union Re-scales Energy Label

In July, the European Commission approved a measure to revise the European appliance energy efficiency label back to the A-G scale, removing the +'s that confused consumers. In 2010, the European Comm

29 November 2017

Sustainable & Smart Space Cooling Coalition in India

The Coalition’s work is meant to amplify India’s substantial progress developing and implementing cooling policies for the commercial and residential sectors Recently, the Shakti Sustainable Energy Fo

16 October 2017

Keeping Cool in Pakistan

In Pakistan, where fans are the primary cooling appliance, the sweltering summer months exacerbate peak energy demand—over 140 million Pakistanis either have no access to the grid or suffer up to 12 h

17 July 2017

India: Leading on Energy Efficiency

In India, rapid urbanization, rising incomes, and skyrocketing development are resulting in increased energy demand and millions of new electricity consumers. The country is already seeing the impacts

30 June 2017

Ensuring a Fair European Energy Label for Consumers

The STEP project was designed to help ensure the ongoing trust of consumers in the policy measures that promote energy-efficiency across Europe. The STEP project investigated the test standards of thr

28 June 2017

Ghana Developing Cookstoves Performance Label

CLASP and the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves (the Alliance), with partner Kantar Public Ghana, are supporting the Ghana Energy Commission (GEC) in the development of a cookstoves performance lab

23 May 2017

A Lighting Challenge for the World

Lighting accounts for 15% of global electricity consumption and 5% of global greenhouse gas emissions. Accelerating the transition to energy efficient lighting could be one of the most significant sho