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03 February 2012
DOE launched a pilot program to verify the energy efficiency and water-use characteristics of selected ENERGY STAR products through laboratory testing.
31 December 2011
This paper presents estimates of the key impacts of the Federal energy and water conservation standards that have been adopted from 1987 through 2010.
02 December 2011
This study acts on the recommendation of a previous CLASP-funded study, “Analysis of Television Luminance and Power Consumption,” (Jones, 2011) to collect data on actual background lighting levels during television viewing and support the improvement of the television test procedures used by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
08 November 2011
This report compiles test procedures and minimum energy performance standards (MEPS) for CFLs and LEDs in Africa, Asia-Pacific, China, Europe, India, Latin America, the Middle East and North America. Based on the data collected, the report presents an assessment of the test procedures and MEPS globally, and identifies key gaps and similarities between them.
29 August 2011
CLASP is pleased to announce the publication of Analysis of Television Luminance and Power Consumption. The study, by Keith Jones, presents the findings from the collection and analysis of empirical data from testing 40 televisions, representative of the spectrum of technologies available in the U.S. market, to investigate the efficacy of the current test procedures used for television energy efficiency to determine improvements that can be made