ASEAN Efficient Lighting Programme

Last Modified: Sun Feb 28 2016 05:50:18 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 02-Feb
    launch of the ASEAN SHINE Lighting Chapter that will aim to reduce electricity consumption and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the ASEAN region. Supported by United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) en.lighten Initiative and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Centre for Energy.
  • 16.1%
    of the 118 TWh electricity consumed in the ASEAN region during 2014 was for lighting purposes. This works out to 19 TWh.
  • 35 TWh
    of electricity can be saved annually in the ASEAN region by market transformation to energy efficient lighting.
  • $3.5 billion
    resultant consumer savings in electricity bills.
  • 20 million
    tonnes resultant reduction in CO2 emissions.