Standby power

Adopting MEPS that align with European Union levels for standby power on a broad range of energy using products, not already covered by product specific energy efficiency regulations is under consideration.

Product consultation

We completed our consultation on a regulatory impact statement for standby power in 2013. The report recommended set requirements for maximum power levels for standby and off modes on a broad range of products.

Regulatory impact statement for standby power - Energy Rating website

You can read previous discussion documents and other information on the Energy Rating website.

Program publications - Energy Rating website
Home entertainment - Energy Rating website

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