Country:Hungary
Year:2002
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2002
Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments>Codes and standards, Information and Education>Performance Label>Comparison label
Policy Target:Lighting, Residential Appliances>Cooking & Laundry, Residential Appliances>Refrigeration
Agency:Energy Centre Hungary
URL:http://energycentre.hu
Legal References:Ministerial decree:- 7/2002. (II. 15.) GM r.- 6/2002. (II. 15.) GM r.- 5/2002. (II. 15.) GM r.
Description:In February 2002 the Ministry of Economic Affairs issued 3 ministerial decrees on appliance energy efficiency: - The first ministerial decree (7/2002. (II. 15.) GM r) is on the energy efficiency labelling of dishwashers - in force 1 July 2002. The regulation is in line with the EU 97/17/EC directive on the energy labelling of household dishwashers. - The second ministerial decree (6/2002. (II. 15.) GM r.) is on the energy efficiency labelling of household combined washer-dryers -in force 1 July 2002. The regulation is in line with the Commission Directive 96/60/EC of 19 September 1996 on the energy labelling of household combined washer-dryers. - The third ministerial decree (5/2002. (II. 15.) GM r.) is on the energy efficiency requirements for household electric refrigerators, freezers and their combinations - in force on 1 January 2003. This regulation is in line with the Directive 96/57/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 3 September 1996 on energy efficiency requirements for household electric refrigerators, freezers and combinations. Further regulations specify the energy labeling requirements for household lamps. The Hungarian Standards Institution prepares and implements all national efficiency standards for household appliances.

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