Energy-efficient and climate-friendly air conditioners.

By: Holuj, BrianContributor(s): Park, Won Young | Shah, Nihar | Horowitz, Noah | Hillbrand, AlexLanguage: English Series: Model regulation guidelinesPublisher: UNEP, GEF, U4E, 2019Description: 28 p. tblsOther title: Equipos de aire acondicionado amigables con el ambiente y energéticamente eficientesSubject(s): Eficiencia Energética | Aire Acondicionado | RegulaciónDDC classification: 354.43 Online resources: Click here to access online Summary: The model regulation guidelines supplement the United for Efficiency (U4E) Air Conditioner Policy Guide, “Accelerating the Global Adoption of Energy-Efficient and Climate-Friendly Air Conditioners.” It is voluntary guidance for governments in developing and emerging economies that are considering a regulatory or legislative framework that requires new room air conditioners to be energy-efficient and to use refrigerants with a lower global warming potential (GWP) than typical legacy refrigerants, and to ban the importation of used products. It covers products commonly used in residential and light commercial applications. This general guidance is intended as a starting point to inform regulatory considerations rather than a final template to adopt. Regulatory processes should be undertaken transparently and with sufficient time to address local circumstances (e.g. availability and prices of products, income levels, utility tariffs, etc.). It is typically led by an energy ministry with the support of a national standards body and conducted in consultation with many experts from the public and private sectors, and civil society.
List(s) this item appears in: Publicaciones Mayo 2020
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    Average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Current location Collection Call number Status Notes Date due Barcode
Documentos Documentos Centro de Documentación - Olade
Documentos Externos 354.43/H58ei (Browse shelf) Available Documento a texto completo

The model regulation guidelines supplement the United for Efficiency (U4E) Air Conditioner Policy Guide, “Accelerating the Global Adoption of Energy-Efficient and Climate-Friendly Air Conditioners.” It is voluntary guidance for governments in developing and emerging economies that are considering a regulatory or legislative framework that requires new room air conditioners to be energy-efficient and to use refrigerants with a lower global warming potential (GWP) than typical legacy refrigerants, and to ban the importation of used products. It covers products commonly used in residential and light commercial applications. This general guidance is intended as a starting point to inform regulatory considerations rather than a final template to adopt. Regulatory processes should be undertaken transparently and with sufficient time to address local circumstances (e.g. availability and prices of products, income levels, utility tariffs, etc.). It is typically led by an energy ministry with the support of a national standards body and conducted in consultation with many experts from the public and private sectors, and civil society.

There are no comments on this title.

to post a comment.

Click on an image to view it in the image viewer



Dirección: Av. Mariscal Antonio José de Sucre N58-63 y Fernández Salvador Edif. Olade – San Carlos, Quito – Ecuador.

Web: www.olade.org

Teléfono: (593 2) 259 8122 / 2598 280

Correo: centro.documentacion@olade.org