Australia Department of Industry

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Countries:
Australia
Type: Mandatory Label
Links: Equipment Energy Efficiency Program (E3)
  Overview of Standards by Product
  Standby Power


In late 2012, the Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards (GEMS) legislation came into effect, creating a national framework for appliance and equipment energy efficiency in Australia. The Equipment Energy Efficiency Program (E3) operates under GEMS, using mandatory Minimum Energy Performance Standards (MEPS) and mandatory Energy Rating Labels to improve the energy efficiency of appliances and equipment in the residential, commercial and industrial sectors.