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The Clean Energy Ministerial Recognizes Energy-Efficient Motors, Innovative Smart Grid Initiatives, and Clean Energy Ambassadors

Wednesday, May 27, 2015
The Clean Energy Ministerial Recognizes Energy-Efficient Motors, Innovative Smart Grid Initiatives, and Clean Energy Ambassadors

CEM Awards ceremony highlights global leaders in clean energy policy and technology

Today, during the sixth Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM6) in Mérida, Mexico, a Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM) Awards ceremony honored several global clean energy innovators working to advance appliance energy efficiency, smart grid technology, and clean energy education and empowerment.

SEAD Launches New Policy Exchange Forum

Wednesday, February 4, 2015
SEAD Launches New Policy Exchange Forum

The SEAD Policy Exchange Forum is a new, voluntary, informal government-to-government discussion forum where policymakers and their delegated representatives share and learn from one another about cutting-edge and cost-effective approaches to specific appliance energy efficiency challenges.

SEAD Announces International Competition to Recognize World’s Most Energy-Efficient Televisions

Wednesday, January 7, 2015
SEAD Announces International Competition to Recognize World’s Most Energy-Efficient Televisions

The Super-efficient Equipment and Appliance Deployment (SEAD) initiative has announced a competition to recognize the most energy-efficient flat-panel televisions around the world. SEAD Global Efficiency Medals will be awarded to the most energy-efficient televisions on the market as well as to new technologies that have the potential to greatly reduce energy use in the future.

SEAD Awards Recognize ‘Super-Efficient’ Electric Motors

Thursday, October 9, 2014
SEAD Awards Recognize ‘Super-Efficient’ Electric Motors

Global Efficiency Medal competition targets electric motors, which consume 40% of world’s electricity

The Super-efficient Equipment and Appliance Deployment (SEAD) initiative has announced the winners of its Global Efficiency Medal competition for super energy-efficient electric motors. Motors from Nanyang Explosion Protection Group Company Limited and Siemens Limited took top honors.

SEAD and ASEAN Shine Announce Partnership to Promote Energy Efficient Air Conditioners

Monday, September 15, 2014
SEAD and ASEAN Shine Announce Partnership to Promote Energy Efficient Air Conditioners

The SEAD Initiative and the ASEAN Standards Harmonization Initiative for Energy Efficiency (ASEAN SHINE) have announced a partnership to promote energy efficient air conditioners (ACs) in the ASEAN region. 

SEAD and LightSavers Canada Green Cities

Monday, September 15, 2014
SEAD and LightSavers Canada Green Cities

The government in British Columbia (BC), Canada recently announced a new, first-of-its-kind procurement program – LED Street Lights Across BC – to support the purchase of energy efficient LED street lighting in the province. Analysis conducted using the SEAD Street Lighting Tool has helped inform the program.

SEAD and India’s Bureau of Energy Efficiency Host Workshop on Enhancing Space Cooling Efficiency and Demand Response

Wednesday, August 6, 2014
SEAD and India’s Bureau of Energy Efficiency Host Workshop on Enhancing Space Cooling Efficiency and Demand Response

The SEAD and 21st Century Power Partnership initiatives, U.S. Department of Energy, and India's Ministry of Power organized a two-day workshop to discuss the impact of air conditioners on the Indian electric grid and the role of energy efficiency and demand response to meet rising electricity demand.

SEAD Initiative Deploys Energy Efficient Street Lighting Projects in India

Wednesday, May 28, 2014
SEAD Initiative Deploys Energy Efficient Street Lighting Projects in India

The SEAD Initiative is working with Indian city governments and local partners to train municipalities to identify energy efficient and cost-effective options for upgrading street lights.

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World Energy Leaders Highlight Progress and Announce New Actions on Clean Energy at Fifth Clean Energy Ministerial

Tuesday, May 13, 2014
World Energy Leaders Highlight Progress and Announce New Actions on Clean Energy at Fifth Clean Energy Ministerial

Under the theme of “Act Together, Think Creative,” CEM5 focused on accelerating the transition to a global clean energy economy

On 12–13 May, energy leaders from the world’s largest economies and others gathered in Seoul for the fifth Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM5) to strategize next steps in their efforts to accelerate the deployment of clean and efficient energy. Energy ministers and other high-level delegates highlighted progress made through the Ministerial’s collaborative initiatives and announced new and expanded actions that will enhance clean energy supply, improve energy efficiency, and expand clean energy access around the world. 

SEAD Announces Competition to Identify World’s Most Energy-Efficient Lighting

Monday, May 12, 2014
SEAD Announces Competition to Identify World’s Most Energy-Efficient Lighting

The Clean Energy Ministerial’s Super-efficient Equipment and Appliance Deployment (SEAD) Initiative announced a competition to recognize the most energy-efficient lighting around the world. By identifying and promoting the world’s most energy-efficient lamps and luminaires, the SEAD competition will spur greater innovation among manufacturers and help buyers make informed purchasing decisions that can lower energy bills.
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