International Energy Studies

The International Energy Studies Group promotes studies on the social, environmental, and economic impacts of energy efficiency and climate change strategies, through extensive analyses, research, development and deployment across a variety of sectors in developed and developing countries. We actively provide expert advice and technical support to governments, NGOs, and industries through carrying out a variety of research topics and activities.

Key Expertise and Topics:Globe

  • Crossing-cutting R&D and Policy Studies on Low Carbon Development
  • Capacity Building in Developing Countries
  • Appliances and Equipment
  • Building Energy
  • Electric Power and Renewable Energy
  • Forestry
  • Industrial Energy

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Group Leader
Amol Phadke

Deputy Group Leader
Michael McNeil

Related Publications:

2016

Gerke, Brian F., Michael A. McNeil, Thomas Tu, and Feiyang Xu. "The International Database of Efficient Appliances (IDEA): A New Resource for Global Efficiency Policy." In 2016 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. Pacific Grove, Ca, 2016.

2015

McNeil, Michael A., and Ana Maria Carreno. "Impacts Evaluation of Appliance Energy Efficiency Standards in Mexico since 2000." In International Energy Program Evaluation Conference. Long Beach, CA, 2015. Download: PDF (385.85 KB)
McNeil, Michael A., Theo Covary, and John Vermeulen. "Water Heater Technical Study to Improve MEPS – South Africa." In 8th International Conference on Energy Efficiency in Domestic Appliances and Lighting. Luzern, Switzerland, 2015. Download: PDF (445.03 KB)
Karali, Nihan, Michael A. McNeil, Virginie E. Letschert, and Stephane de la Rue du Can. "Potential Impact of Lighting and Appliance Efficiency Standards on Peak Demand: The Case of Indonesia." In 8th International Conference on Energy Efficiency in Domestic Appliances and Lighting. Luzern, Switzerland, 2015. Download: PDF (798.96 KB)
de la Rue du Can, Stephane, Greg Leventis, Nihar Shah, and Michael A. McNeil. "Cooling the Growth of Air Conditioners Energy Consumption." In ECEEE 2015 Summer Study on energy efficiency . Hyères, France, 2015. Download: PDF (615.25 KB)
Shah, Nihar, Nikit Abhyankar, Amol A. Phadke, and Girish Ghatikar. "Considerations in Standardization for Demand Response Ready Air Conditioners in India." In India Smart Grid Week 2015. Bangalore, India, 2015. Download: PDF (406.21 KB); PPT (3.99 MB)