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
This first in the world QR code energy label offers access to useful product information for consumers and other stakeholders
In June 2016, China launched a fully digitized China Energy Label, newly
Air conditioning (AC) units in use around the world are expected to triple by 2050. Slowly, global markets are shifting to more energy efficient ACs, but CLASP is working to accelerate that trend. For
Since 2012, India has launched several major efficient lighting initiatives. With CLASP support, India’s Bureau of Energy Efficiency developed the world’s first standards for LEDs in 2012 and LED stre
Washington D.C., USA and Utrecht, Netherlands, November 18, 2016—Today, IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and CLASP, an international NGO with deep expertise in the deployment of energy efficienc
The approach takes into account the economic realities of markets while putting the planet’s finite resources at the forefront.
The European Commission adopted an ambitious Circular Economy Policy Pac
WASHINGTON DC, 12 September 2016 – The Clean Energy Ministerial’s Super-efficient Equipment and Appliance Deployment (SEAD) Initiative has opened the nomination period for its sixth international comp
A new 10-minute video intended to serve as an HDR test sequence and to function as an alternative to the IEC 62087 test sequence.
CLASP's Europe program has developed a new ten-minute test video which
On June 1, 2016, the China Leading Energy Efficiency Program (LEP) published a new energy label logo. LEP is the first nationwide program focusing on promoting energy efficient products since the conc
The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)-Global Environment Facility (GEF) en.lighten initiative is pleased to announce the publication of a series of monitoring, verification and enforcement (