29 Sep '12, 4am
Europe's Ecodesign Directive Activity Increasing During Final - EEbeat
A subset of Lot 11 on electric motors covering water pumps entered into force in July with the first tier becoming effective in January 2013. A copy of the new standard can be downloaded at: http://www.powerint.com/en/green-room/agencies/ec-eup-eco-directive . A number of product lots could be approved by year end (IM = Implementing Measure, VA = Voluntary Agreement): Boilers and Water Heaters (IM); Imaging Equipment including printers and multifunction devices (VA); Complex STB (VA); Computers, Monitors (ENERGY STAR® v5) (IM); Domestic Lighting – Pt. 2 (IM); Laundry Driers (IM). Draft Regulations for these and other product Lots (i.e. networked standby, vacuum cleaners, room heaters) can be downloaded at: http://www.powerint.com/en/green-room/agencies/ec-eup-eco-directive The first stakeholder meeting for Lot 27 – Uninterruptible Power Supplies – will take place on Septem...