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Service Area

Energy Efficiency

Project Title

Preparatory Activities for Establishing a High Efficiency Certification Program in the Philippines - Market Analysis and Stakeholder Engagement




International Copper Association South East Asia (ICA-SEA)

Project Funding Agency


Project Duration

Start Date

Oct 2008

Scheduled Completion


Project Description and Summary of Services






IIEC with funding from ICA-SEA is implementing preparatory activities for establishing a High Efficiency Certification Program for air conditioners (ACs). To develop a sustainable program, a good understanding of the existing market situation and level of stakeholder interest on high-efficiency products is necessary.

The task of establishing a high-efficiency certification program will involve 3 phases:

•     Phase 1: Market Analysis and Stakeholder Engagement
•     Phase 2: Program Design
•     Phase 3: Pilot Implementation

IIEC has just recently concluded Phase 1: Market Analysis and Stakeholder Engagement of the program.  This phase consists of five  tasks:

•     Task 1: Comparative Review of Energy Performance Standards for ACs in the Southeast Asian  Region
•     Task 2: Supply Analysis
•     Task 3: Demand Analysis
•     Task 4: Institutional Analysis
•     Task 5: Stakeholder Dialogue and Consultation

Phase 2 is currently being developed.

Contact for more information

Renato David (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

IIEC Profile

Our Vision & Values

Our Vision & Values

Our vision is to accelerate the promotion of sustainable energy and environmental programs in developing countries and countries in transition.  Our unique values are strived to provide sustainable solutions with proven technical capabilities, implement with wealth of practical and international experience in Asia and Pacific regions. Read more...

Our Niche & Strengths

Our Niche & Strengths

IIEC works on-the-ground, through multi-disciplined staff and partners, with governments and the private sector to implement energy efficiency and renewable energy programs and projects.  Read more...

Our Capabilities

Our Capabilities

Specific services provided by IIEC to its clients include: DSM/EE Implementation & Evaluation; Development & Implementation of EE Standards and Labeling Programs; Renewable Energy Project Planning & Implementation; Clean Energy Finance Design; and Implementation of Energy Efficient Buildings  Read more...

Our Major Clients

Our Major Clients

IIEC’s major clients include the World Bank, the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) etc.  Read more...

Our Offices


IIEC operates through its offices in India, Thailand and Philippines.  Read more...

Our Team

Our Team

IIEC has full time local staff in each of its offices that are well placed to contribute to programs due to their extensive exposure to energy, transport and environmental activities in the region and their understanding of cultural issues relevant to the countries.  Read more...

Our Board

Board of Directors

IIEC’s Board of Directors is comprised of nine members, who are dedicated to providing strategic guidance to the organization as it advances its goal to promote sustainable and efficient energy use in developing nations and economies in transition.  Read more...


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