Country:Norway
Year:2001
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2001
Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments>Codes and standards, Information and Education>Performance Label>Comparison label
Policy Target:Residential Appliances
Description:

The following EU legislation has been implemented in Norway:

- Directive on labelling of energy use in household products with underlying implementing regulations. The Directive has been superseded by a recast Directive concerning labelling of energy-related products, which was implemented in Norway in 2013. As of October 2014, underlying regualtions implemented in Norway cover televisions, tertiary lighting, domestic lighting, refrigerators, freezers and combination models, washing machines, tumble dryers, combination washer/dryers, dishwashers and air condtioners. In addition we have implemented a regulation on labelling of electrical ovens.

- Directive for Setting Eco-Design Requirements for Energy-Related Products, which was implemented in Norway in 2011. As of October 2014, underlying regulations implemented in Norway cover televisions, simple set-top boxes, energy losses of electric and electronic devices in standby and off-mode, external power supplies, domestic and tertiary lighting, electric motors, circulation pumps, air conditioners, water pumps, refrigerators, freezers and combination models, washing machines, tumble dryers, combination washer/dryers, dishwashers and industrial fans.

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