A policy spotlight on energy efficiency in appliances and lights could see big climate gains

This Climate Action Tracker analysis, part of its decarbonisation series, shows that the world could make huge reductions in global warming by simply adopting the highest existing energy related standards for lighting and appliances. This can be achieved at net zero costs for consumers and with substantial co-benefits to health.

Date Published
2018, March 23

Authors
Jasmin Cantzler, Fabio Sferra, Ursula Fuentes, Gaurav Ganti, Thibaud Lemercier, Irina van der Hoorn, Yvonne Deng, Kornelis Blok, Takeshi Kuramochi, Markus Hagemann, Niklas Höhne

Journal
Climate Action Tracker