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.
New ENERGY STAR specifications for heat pumps and ducted heat pumps
20 February 2013 - With upcoming increases to minimum energy performance standards for heat pump/air conditioners, EECA has also increased the stringency of the ENERGY STAR specifications for these products. The two specifications become effective on 1 April 2013, in time for the winter heating season.
>> ENERGY STAR heat pump / air conditioner specification
New ENERGY STAR specification for gas heaters
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.
New ENERGY STAR specification for luminaires
1 November 2012 - The New Zealand ENERGY STAR luminaire specification, which is based on the internationally recognised US ENERGY STAR version, has been launched following a consultation period with the lighting industry and stakeholders.
If you have luminaires that qualify or any questions about the specification, please email the ENERGY STAR team.
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.
- ENERGY STAR products
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- ENERGY STAR manufacturers
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