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On this page you'll find information for ENERGY STAR partners and interested stakeholders regarding New Zealand's ENERGY STAR programme. If you are a consumer wanting to find out which products qualify for the ENERGY STAR mark, click here.

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ENERGY STAR news 2014

Updated ENERGY STAR specifications for heat pumps NZ v4.0 and ducted heat pumps NZ v3.0

12 August 2013 - EECA has introduced updated specifications for these two product categories. The two specifications become effective on 1 April 2014, in time for the winter heating season.

>> ENERGY STAR heat pump / air conditioner specification

>> ENERGY STAR ducted heat pump specification

New ENERGY STAR specification for gas heaters NZ v1.0

14 November 2012 - After consultation with the gas industry, EECA is now pleased to introduce a New Zealand ENERGY STAR specification for gas space heaters. The specification becomes effective on 1 March 2013, in time for the next winter heating season.

If you are a supplier of efficient gas space heaters and would like to become a partner to the ENERGY STAR programme, please contact the ENERGY STAR team.

>> ENERGY STAR gas heater specification

Updated ENERGY STAR specification for LED luminaires and LED lamps

Updated ENERGY STAR specifications for LED luminaires NZ v.1.2 and LED lamps NZ v1.4

1 December 2013 - The New Zealand ENERGY STAR LED luminaire and LED lamps specifications, which are based on the internationally recognised US ENERGY STAR version, has been ammended after consultation with the lighting industry and stakeholders.

If you have luminaires that qualify or any questions about the specification, please email the ENERGY STAR team.

>> ENERGY STAR luminaire Criteria and specification


ENERGY STAR Luminaire Specification v1.2

>> ENERGY STAR lamp Criteria and specification


ENERGY STAR for partners

>> More information on becoming an ENERGY STAR partner, registering products, and product specifications.

ENERGY STAR products

The ENERGY STAR mark can be found in New Zealand on a growing number of product categories including whiteware, home electronics, heat pumps, lighting and office equipment.

>> Click here for full list of ENERGY STAR products 

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