Download full policy recommendations Standby and Off mode (January 2018)


In short

The two horizontal ecodesign regulations on standby (1275/2008) and networked standby (801/2013) have succeeded in limiting the energy consumption of products when they are not in use.  The review process of the regulations has started in autumn 2015. Data from best available technology products on show that future, more ambitious requirements are possible to secure more energy savings.


April 2018