The European Commission is increasingly interested in consumer behaviour as a vital factor in energy savings and CO2 emission reductions, a senior official has said ..
News 11 Jun 2019
The European Court of Auditors is to assess the contribution of eco-design and energy efficiency labelling rules to EU environmental objectives ..
News 20 Mar 2019
The European Commission intends to present recommendations in June on how sustainability criteria could be applied to solar PV installations, through EU rules on ecodesign ..
News 11 Mar 2019
The EC has hit back at a story which claimed that the EU’s energy labelling system was worthless and could mislead consumers into buying products ..
News 20 Aug 2018
EU Commissioners have agreed a pared-down list of products to be candidates for energy efficiency standards, with kettles making a come-back despite resistance from the ..
News 9 Nov 2016
The EU’s first specific business-to-business energy label and new ecodesign requirements will apply to business-use refrigerators in the EU starting today ..
News 1 Jul 2016
Extended producer responsibility schemes have been effective in driving resource efficiency across the EU’s major economies but they are falling short when it comes to ..
News 18 May 2016