The new label indicating the level of energy consumption of electrical and household appliances will be put in place on 1 March 2021.
The aim of the change is to keep pace with progress in energy performance and to stimulate the manufacture of ever more energy-efficient appliances.
Appliances concerned by this update are:
- household washing machines and washe
- televisions and computer screens
- refrigeration equipment (refrigerators, freezers and wine cellars)
- household dishwashers
Electric lamps will be added from 1 September 2021 and other categories will be added in the future.