European Commission ErP Ecodesign Directive
The European Commission's Ecodesign Directive (2005/32/EC) aims at reducing the environmental impact of energy-related products* (ErPs), including the energy consumption throughout their entire life cycle. The Directive establishes a framework for setting Ecodesign requirements (such as energy efficiency requirements) for all ErPs in the residential, tertiary and industrial sectors.
* Formerly Energy Using Products (EuPs).
ErP Ecodesign Directive
EC ErP Ecodesign Working Plan