Catalogue of High-performance Energy Efficient Appliances

Last updated: 5 November 2017

Since 2000, METI has issued a catalogue that compiles lists of highly efficient household appliances, categorized by size and performance. This catalogue has been updated twice every year and distributed widely. The data can be viewed and downloaded from the METI website.


The appliace categories included in the catalogue are the following:

  • Air conditioner
  • LCD TV
  • Electric refrigerator
  • Electric freezer
  • Rice cooker
  • Microwave
  • Bulb type fluorescent lamp
  • Light bulb shaped LED lamp
  • Electric toilet seat
  • Gas stove, oil stove
  • Gas oven
  • Gas hot water equipment, oil hot water equipment

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