Products Are Changing

Fridges, TVs and other appliances are getting much more efficient. Less waste means more money, and every home in Europe will save over €450 on energy bills by 2020. This revolution is all thanks to two very smart EU policies.

The World is Changing

Europe is the world's powerhouse when it comes to shaping product legislation. But it still has much to learn from other economies and there are staggering benefits to be gained from harmonised global standards.

The Experts Agree

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EU product policies will save every home €490 per year

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Consumer associations support product policies

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Impact of product efficiency rules

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92% of Europeans want more efficiency

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Clear labels and innovation turn white goods green

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The biggest innovation in energy is to go without

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Green policies help economic recovery

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Product policies save £3.8 for every £1 spent

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We are a coalition of European NGOs working to ensure that ecodesign and energy labelling truly work for Europeans and the environment. We work closely with journalists at national, European and international level.

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@COOLPRODUCTSEU

16 out of 27 🇪🇺 member states are still financing gas and coal heating.🔥

These dirty subsidies cripple the deployment of clean heating technologies.🤦‍♀️

Check out @CoolproductsEU's map to see how your government is doing, and read the full analysis👇
https://www.coolproducts.eu/uncategorized/eu-governments-keep-fueling-dirty-heating-new-analysis/

.@EU_Commission, #ecodesign should ban sales of gas and oil boilers as of 2025.

This is not an NGO whim.

Last May, @IEA itself said it's a must if we are to reach net zero by 2050.

Letter by 15 environmental and professional organisations 👇

https://ecostandard.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/2021-07-22-NGO-Letter-on-Ecodesign-and-Energy-Labelling-for-Space-heaters.pdf

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With the support of thr European Union (LIFE Programme and European COmmission). This work reflects the author's views and does not commit donors.