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ENERGY STANDARDS

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Definition:
Energy standards are mandatory programmes (regulations) stipulating the minimum efficiency levels or maximum energy-use levels acceptable for products sold in a particular country of region.

Context:
They are often called minimum efficiency standards or minimum energy performance standards (MEPS).

Source Publication:
Energy Labels and Standards, Energy Efficiency Policy Profiles, International Energy Agency, 2001.

Statistical Theme: Energy statistics

Created on Friday, February 07, 2003