Solar water heaters

Solar water heaters sold in In New Zealand Australia are not subject to minimum energy performance standards (MEPS) such as those in Europe.

Product consultation

We finished consultation in 2014 on a profile investigating solar water heaters. 

We may give further consideration to a climate label with a map and a star rating for solar water heaters. The next step will involve consultation.

If you’d like us to contact you about further consultation email: regs@eeca.govt.nz