CLASP News: What We're Working on Now
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Securing Year-Round Water Supply On Small Farms In Rwanda
In the hills of Rwanda, CLASP works to improve farmers' livelihoods by securing irrigation using solar water pumps.
CLASP Tools 2023: A Year in Review
CLASP’s tool suite experienced another year of growth and innovation with updates and expansions to existing tools like Mepsy and the CPRC, along with the launch of a new tool, World’s Best MEPS.
Appliance Efficiency Takes Centerstage at COP28 in Dubai, UAE
At the UN Climate Conference, COP28, energy efficiency finally earned its moment as a low-cost and highly effective mitigation solution. CLASP was there to showcase data backed solutions showing how efficient appliances are crucial for climate mitigation, adaptation and resilience.
Find CLASP at COP28 in Dubai, UAE
From 30 November – 12 December, CLASP will participate in the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change 28th Conference of the Parties (COP28) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
New Research Highlights Urgent Need to Supercharge Efficiency of 10 “Net Zero Hero” Appliances to Meet Climate Goals
CLASP launched Net Zero Heroes: Scaling Efficient Appliances for Climate Change Mitigation, Adaptation & Resilience - a new report illustrating the impacts and potentials of the appliance sector in the fight against the climate crisis.
Global Leaders Agree to Full Phase-Out of Fluorescent Lighting
Delegates to the Minamata Convention on Mercury address triple planetary crisis with fluorescent lamp phase-out.
We have always found that the technical contributions and policy recommendations from CLASP strongly complement our own advocacy efforts, collectively enabling us to deliver a compelling message to the Commission in support of ambitious regulations.Laura Degallaix
Secretary General, European Environmental Citizens Organisation for Standardisation
The Global Appliance Stocktake
Getting on track to meet appliance efficiency goals may seem daunting, but governments already have the solutions on hand.
Find CLASP at the Africa Climate Summit 2023
Between September 4 -6, CLASP attended the Africa Climate Summit, convened by the African Union (AU) and hosted by the Government of Kenya.
Renewable Energy Systems
Find CLASP at South Asia Forum for Distributed Energy 2023
On August 23 and 24, CLASP will be at the South Asia Forum for Distributed Energy 2023, organized by Global Off-Grid Lighting Association in New Delhi, India.
CLASP Collaborates to Accelerate India’s Net Zero Transition
CLASP and India's Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at the 14th Clean Energy Ministerial to support EESL's 10 million Energy-Efficient Fans program, which will help support India's transition to Net Zero Carbon Emissions.
CLASP at Clean Energy Ministerial 2023
On 19 July, CLASP will co-host an event with Asian Development Bank on 'Opportunities for Energy Transition within the Agricultural Cold Chain & Logistics Sector' in Goa, India.
CLASP Celebrates Women in Engineering Day!
For this year’s International Women in Engineering Day, CLASP is highlighting members of our team who represent some of the brightest, most innovative minds in the fight for people and the planet.
Find CLASP at the Asia Clean Energy Forum 2023
From 13-16 June, team members from our New Delhi, Washington D.C., Jakarta and Beijing offices will present at the Asia Clean Energy Forum (ACEF) 2023 in Manila, Philippines.
CLASP 2022 Annual Report
In CLASP’s new 2022 Annual Report, we highlight how CLASP is making significant strides in appliance efficiency for people & planet.
UK policies do not protect the public from the impacts of gas cooking
CLASP's new study finds home gas cooking appliances may be exposing millions of people in the UK to levels of indoor air pollution that breach national and international regulations.
Africa Region Galvanizes Efforts to End Mercury Lighting
The Africa delegation – representing 39 countries - to the Minamata Convention on Mercury introduced an amendment to phase out all remaining fluorescent lamps.
Tackling Water and Energy Inequality in the Favelas of Rio
Community youth and leaders generate data by and for the favelas on inequalities in water and energy access and quality.