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Review of Regulation 278/2009 (EPS): Updated Working document published

Based on the comments after the Consultation Forum in 2013 and on an additional assessment of ecodesign requirements for no-load condition electric power consumption and average active efficiency (finalised in 2014), an updated...[more]

27.04.15 | EU-Commission


Stage 6 review lighting: documents for regulatory committee published

The draft concerning revisions to Commission Regulation (EC) No 244/2009 with regard to non-directional household lamps and Commission Regulation (EU) No 1194/2012 with regard to directional lamps has been published. For the...[more]

19.03.15 | EU-Commission


Study on consumer understanding of the Energy Label published

The Commission recently released the "Study on the impact of the energy label - and potential changes to it - on consumer understanding and on purchase decisions", dated October 2014. The study complements the general...[more]

29.01.15 | EU-Commission


Draft guidelines accompanying Regulation 801/2013 on network standby

The Commission has circulated draft guidelines for the implementation of "Commission Regulation (EU) No 801/2013 of 22 August 2013 amending Regulation (EC) No 1275/2008 with regard to ecodesign requirements for standby, off...[more]

18.12.14 | EU-Commission


Regulations on Ecodesign and Energy Labelling for ventilation units published

The "Commission Regulation (EU) No 1253/2014 of 7 July 2014 implementing Directive 2009/125/EC with regard to ecodesign requirements for ventilation units" and the "Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 1254/2014...[more]

03.12.14 | EU-Commission


New documents on Ecodesign and EL for TVs and displays

Last week the EU Commission published long awaited drafts on the review of regulations on the Ecodesign and Energy Labelling for TVs (originally in ENER lot 5), including other types of displays (ENER lot 3). An earlier...[more]

17.11.14 | EU-Commission


Draft regulation amending lighting regulations notified to the WTO

The Commission has sent the Draft Commission Regulation amending Regulation (EC) No 244/2009 with regard to ecodesign requirements for non-directional household lamps and Regulation (EU) No 1194/2012 with regard to ecodesign...[more]

07.11.14 | EU-Commission