Some of the most energy-guzzling and polluting heating and ventilation products will no longer be allowed to enter the EU market. But EU legislators failed to add long-needed energy labels to electric radiators and outdoor heaters, said Coolproducts campaigners.
In many shops, cold cabinets still operate without doors. For no good reason whatsoever, a tremendous amount of energy is wasted every day to cool the warm air constantly entering shops. Just imagine leaving the door of your fridge or freezer open 24/7, and how much power that will use?
Eurosceptic media have recently had a field day blasting the EU for taking away citizens’ right to…clean their carpets. But from 1 September they too will benefit from quieter and more efficient vacuum cleaners that will save consumers money with no loss performance.