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Resources from the Fourth Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM4)

Browse presentations, reports, summary documents, videos, and other resources from the fourth Clean Energy Ministerial, held 17–18 April 2013 in New Delhi, India.

Presentations

Global Trends in Clean Energy Investment 2013 Presentation

Global Trends in Clean Energy Investment 2013 Presentation
At the fourth Clean Energy Ministerial, Michael Liebreich of Bloomberg New Energy Finance reported on recent trends in clean energy investment around the world. 

Tracking Clean Energy Progress 2013 Presentation

Tracking Clean Energy Progress 2013 Presentation
At the fourth Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM4), Maria van der Hoeven of the International Energy Agency presented highlights from the Tracking Clean Energy Progress 2013 report.
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Reports

Global Action to Advance Carbon Capture and Storage: A Focus on Industrial Applications

Global Action to Advance Carbon Capture and Storage: A Focus on Industrial Applications
At CEM4, the CCUS Action Group released a report highlighting opportunities and recommended global actions for advancing carbon capture and storage in industrial applications. 

Global EV Outlook

Global EV Outlook
The Global EV Outlook offers a unique global perspective on the burgeoning electric vehicle (EV) market, reviewing the deployment efforts of the Electric Vehicles Initiative's 15 member countries, which together accounted for more than 90% percent of global EV stock in 2012. The report also identifies important market trends and best practices that can help advance EVs worldwide. 

Public-Private Roundtables at the Fourth Clean Energy Ministerial

Public-Private Roundtables at the Fourth Clean Energy Ministerial
Public-Private Roundtables at the Fourth Clean Energy Ministerial summarizes key outcomes from the six public-private roundtables that were held as part of the fourth Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM4) in Delhi this past April. The report captures the ideas and recommendations of the government and private sector leaders who participated in the discussions.

Tracking Clean Energy Progress 2013

Tracking Clean Energy Progress 2013
The IEA Tracking Clean Energy Progress 2013 report examines the latest global development and deployment of 11 clean energy technologies and end-use sectors, and it provides specific recommendations to governments on how to scale up deployment of these key technologies.
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Summary Documents

Accomplishments of the Clean Energy Ministerial

Accomplishments of the Clean Energy Ministerial

This document, prepared for the fourth Clean Energy Ministerial, describes the CEM's key accomplishments from its inception (in 2010) to April 2013. 

Briefing Paper: Clean Energy Ministerial

Briefing Paper: Clean Energy Ministerial
This briefing paper provides an overview of the Clean Energy Ministerial, including its goals, participants, and initiatives.

Chair’s Summary of the Fourth Clean Energy Ministerial

Chair’s Summary of the Fourth Clean Energy Ministerial
The chair’s summary of the fourth Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM4).

Initiative Announcements, Fourth Clean Energy Ministerial

Initiative Announcements, Fourth Clean Energy Ministerial
Initiative announcements from the fourth Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM4).

Statements for the Press, Fourth Clean Energy Ministerial

Statements for the Press, Fourth Clean Energy Ministerial
Statements for the Press, from the fourth Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM4).
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Videos

Assessment of SEAD Global Efficiency Medals for Televisions

Assessment of SEAD Global Efficiency Medals for Televisions
This report describes the purpose and results of the Super-efficient Equipment and Appliance Deployment (SEAD) initiative’s Global Efficiency Medal competition for flat-panel display televisions.

Aura Light International, Bajaj Electricals Ltd, and Cree Win SEAD Global Efficiency Medals for Energy Efficiency

Aura Light International, Bajaj Electricals Ltd, and Cree Win SEAD Global Efficiency Medals for Energy Efficiency
The SEAD Initiative announced the winners of its Global Efficiency Medal competition for super-efficient commercial LED lighting. Aura Light International, a Swedish manufacturer, won the international award, with Cree, Bajaj Electricals Ltd, and Aura Light International winning the regional awards.

Buying energy-efficient products during the Black Friday shopping season

Buying energy-efficient products during the Black Friday shopping season
Before visiting those retailers to take advantage of Black Friday and other holiday promotional sales, take a few minutes to ensure you are buying energy-efficient products. Consider the world’s most efficient models, as determined by the SEAD Global Efficiency Medal competitions, and remember that purchasing energy-efficient products is good for both the environment and your bank account.

Cree, Nanoleaf, Globe Electric, and Xiamen Yankon Energetic LED Light Bulbs Win SEAD Global Efficiency Medals for Energy Efficiency

Cree, Nanoleaf, Globe Electric, and Xiamen Yankon Energetic LED Light Bulbs Win SEAD Global Efficiency Medals for Energy Efficiency

The Super-efficient Equipment and Appliance Deployment (SEAD) initiative honored the winners of its Global Efficiency Medal competition for super-efficient household LED light bulbs at an awards ceremony at the United Nations Environment Programme in Paris, France. Winning products in the international competition were more than 80% more efficient than comparable incandescent light bulbs. 

June 2014 Newsletter: Super-Efficient Equipment and Appliance Deployment Initiative

June 2014 Newsletter: Super-Efficient Equipment and Appliance Deployment Initiative
The June 2014 newsletter of the Super-Efficient Equipment and Appliance Deployment (SEAD) Initiative. Highlights include updates from the working groups and the launch of the fourth SEAD Global Efficiency Medal competition, for energy-efficient lighting.

Motors are everywhere and efficient – but they can be even better

Motors are everywhere and efficient – but they can be even better

Material and technological breakthroughs are improving the energy efficiencies of induction and other electric motors by changing how motors work and are controlled. Continued international collaboration and open dialogue, such as that carried out through the SEAD initiative, will help to further shrink motors’ share of energy consumption over the years to come.

Policy into Practice: the SEAD Global Efficiency Medal

Policy into Practice: the SEAD Global Efficiency Medal
This paper focuses on the development and implementation of the Super-efficient Equipment and Appliance Deployment (SEAD) initiative’s Global Efficiency Medal competition, with the European Awards as an example of a policy mechanism to promote highly efficient products through awards programs or other voluntary schemes.

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

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.

SEAD Announces International Competition to Recognize the Most Efficient Industrial and Outdoor Lighting

SEAD Announces International Competition to Recognize the Most Efficient Industrial and Outdoor Lighting

The Clean Energy Ministerial’s Super-efficient Equipment and Appliance Deployment (SEAD) Initiative announced its sixth international competition to recognize the world’s most energy efficient industrial and outdoor lighting products. SEAD Global Efficiency Medals will be awarded to the most energy efficient industrial and outdoor lighting products in two categories: (1) high and low bay luminaires, and (2) street lighting luminaires, sold across Europe, India, and North America.

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

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

SEAD Awards Recognize ‘Super-Efficient’ Electric Motors

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 Global Efficiency Medal Awards Overview

SUPEREFFICIENT.ORG :: Awards

This global competition encourages the production and sale of super-efficient equipment, appliances, and electronics by identifying the most efficient products worldwide.

SEAD Global Efficiency Medal Display Awards

SEAD Global Efficiency Medal Display Awards
Describes the SEAD Global Efficiency Medal competition recognizing the world’s most energy-efficient computer displays/monitors. 

SEAD Global Efficiency Medal Television Awards

SEAD Global Efficiency Medal Television Awards
Describes the winning products in the SEAD Global Efficiency Medal competition recognizing the world’s most energy-efficient flat-panel televisions. 

SEAD Global Efficiency Medal TV Awards Presentation 2013

SEAD Global Efficiency Medal TV Awards Presentation 2013
A SEAD Global Efficiency Medal Awards presentation on 17 April recognized the manufacturers of the winning products in the SEAD Global Efficiency Medal competition for televisions.

SEAD Global Efficiency Medal TV Competition Outcomes

SEAD Global Efficiency Medal TV Competition Outcomes
This flyer describes the outcomes and impacts of the SEAD Global Efficiency Medal competition for televisions, including manufacturer response, standards and labeling policy outcomes, financial and promotional incentives, and test lab capacity building.

Side Events Announced for the Fifth Clean Energy Ministerial

Side Events Announced for the Fifth Clean Energy Ministerial
The fifth Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM5) will feature several side events aimed at raising awareness about the CEM and its initiatives, including a Model CEM to engage university students, a “PlugFest” to advance efficient off-grid appliances, and an awards ceremony to recognize global achievements in clean energy.

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

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

The SEAD Global Efficiency Medal Competition: Accelerating Market Transformation for Efficient Televisions

The SEAD Global Efficiency Medal Competition: Accelerating  Market Transformation for Efficient Televisions

This paper discusses the first SEAD Global Efficiency Medal competition, which recognized the most energy-efficient flat-panel televisions, encouraging their production and sale. 

 

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