Energy labelling (Directive 2010/30/EU on the indication by labelling and standard product information of the consumption of energy and other resources by energy-related products) European Union 2010

Name of policy Energy labelling (Directive 2010/30/EU on the indication by labelling and standard product information of the consumption of energy and other resources by energy-related products)
Jurisdiction Supranational region
Supranational region
Country European Union
Region


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Information and education
    • Information provision
      • Performance label
      Sector name
      • Buildings
        • Appliances
      • Industry
        • Industrial energy related
      Policy description "This Directive establishes a framework for the harmonisation of national measures on end-user information, particularly by means of labelling and standard product information, on the consumption of energy and where relevant of other essential resources during use, and supplementary information concerning energy-related products, thereby allowing end-users to choose more efficient products.

      This Directive shall apply to energy-related products which have a significant direct or indirect impact on the consumption of energy and, where relevant, on other essential resources during use." (http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=CELEX:32010L0030)

      Policy type
      • Energy efficiency1
      Policy stringency
      Implementation state Implemented
      Date of decision 2010
      Start date of implementation
      End date of implementation
      High impact No
      Impact indicator


      Source or references http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/ALL/?uri=CELEX%3A32010L0030
      Supports policies
      Is supported by policies
      Comments (background and assessment)
      Status Final

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