CE Marking | Ecodesign Directive 2009/125/EC Up-Dates


Ecodesign Directive is to bring in new requirements for off mode, standby, and networked standby energy consumption of electrical and electronic household and office equipment.; Telecommunications, Audio and video engineering, office machines, domestic and commerical equipment, entertainment, sports


This draft Commission Regulation sets requirements regarding maximum energy consumption in off mode, standby and networked standby, as well as functional and information requirements related to these modes for various electrical and electronic household and office equipment.


In accordance with Ecodesign Directive 2009/125/EC, products not meeting these requirements will not be allowed to be placed on the EU market. The draft Regulation is based on the findings of a technical, environmental and economic study which has been carried out in consultation with stakeholders. The measures proposed were the object of an impact assessment. The draft Regulation repeals Commission Regulations (EC) No 1275/2008


Relevant documents:


Directive 2009/125/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 October 2009 establishing a framework for the setting of ecodesign requirements for energy-related products, Official Journal L 285 , 31 October 2009, p. 010.


https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/en/ALL/?uri=celex%3A32009L0125


Commission Regulation (EC) No 1275/2008 of 17 December 2008 implementing Directive 2005/32/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to ecodesign requirements for standby and off mode electric power consumption of electrical and electronic household and office equipment, Official Journal L 339, 18.12.2008, p. 45.


https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=CELEX%3A32008R1275


Commission Regulation (EU) No 801/2013 of 22 August 2013 amending Regulation (EC) No 1275/2008 with regard to ecodesign requirements for standby, off mode electric power consumption of electrical and electronic household and office equipment, and amending Regulation (EC) No 642/2009 with regard to ecodesign requirements for televisions Official Journal L 225, 23.8.2013, p. 1.


https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=celex%3A32013R0801


Proposed date of adoption: September 2022

The Regulation will become mandatory from 01 September 2024


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