Efficient Appliances for People & the Planet

CLASP is the leading global authority on appliances’ role in fighting climate change and improving people's lives.

To control emissions and provide universal access to critical services like cooling and cooking, the global community must urgently prioritize energy-efficient and affordable appliances.

Later is too late.


Climate Change Mitigation

Our landmark Net Zero Heroes report showed the appliance sector accounts for nearly 40% of global energy-related CO2 emissions. Improving appliance efficiency is a proven, cost-effective solution to slash emissions.

Discover how national appliance and equipment energy conservation standards can help improve public health and advance equity.

Clean Energy Access

Millions of people lack access to the essential appliances that drive productivity and enhance lives. CLASP’s work brings life-changing, efficient appliances to the world’s poorest people, including those in off- and weak-grid areas.

Learn how CLASP’s innovative financing support is helping small businesses in Nigeria keep their products cool with affordable, solar refrigeration solutions.

CLASP Partnerships

Collaboration is key at CLASP, as no one can solve the world’s most pressing issues alone. Some of the world’s leading philanthropic foundations, government agencies, multilateral agencies, and international development and aid organizations support CLASP’s mission and programs, including:

  • ClimateWorks Foundation
  • Crux Alliance
  • IKEA Foundation
  • The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida)
  • UK Aid