Country:Canada
Year:2013
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2013
Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments>Codes and standards>Product standards, Regulatory Instruments, Regulatory Instruments>Codes and standards
Energy Efficiency Policy Targets:Lighting, Residential, Lighting
Agency:Natural Resources Canada, Office of Energy Efficiency
URL:http://www.nrcan.gc.ca/energy/regulations-codes-standards/12342
Legal References:SOR 2013-260
Energy Efficiency Description:

The amendment revises Canada’s minimum energy performance standards for general service incandescent lamps (light bulbs); the standards are aligned with the United States.

 

Minimum energy performance standards for general service incandescent lamps (light bulbs)
Traditional incandescent light bulb Light bulbs meeting the new standardsType of light bulbEffective date
Maximum

 

wattage
 

 

Maximum wattage
Standard spectrum  

 

(lumen range)
Modified spectrum (lumen range) Manufactured on or after  
100 W 72 W 1490 – 2600 1118 – 1950 January 1,  2014
75 W 53 W 1050 – 1489 788 – 1117 January 1,  2014
60 W 43 W 750 – 1049 563 – 787 December 31, 2014
40 W 29 W 310 – 749 232 – 562 December 31, 2014

 

This record supersedes:Amendment 12 to the Energy Efficiency Regulations

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