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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🧮It’s simple maths

If Europe aims to be climate neutral by 2050
➕ boilers last for up to 25 years
= we must stop installing fossil-fuel boilers by 2️⃣0️⃣2️⃣5️⃣!


⛽️ Gas, coal & oil boilers are NOT the only way to warm our homes

♨️ There climate-friendly solutions like heat pumps & solar thermal boilers

30 organisations ask @TimmermansEU for action to #EndFossilHeating – before it’s too late for our climate goals

😱 28% of the energy consumed in the EU goes to heating buildings!

As long as our boilers are powered by #fossilfuels we won’t be climate neutral 🌿🔆

Member States meeting next Monday can #EndFossilHeating

The time is now!

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