Appliance energy effiency policies discussed in Ankara

01 Jun 2012


Final Workshop on Appliance Energy Efficiency Policies, which is the second step of the Workshop on Appliance Energy Efficiency Policies in December 2011 in Ankara, has taken place on 24 April.

New Horizons - The workshop has been held at the General Directorate for Renewable Energy of the Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources.

The Workshop was intended to reach agreement between relevant stakeholders on the recommendations and next steps included in the reports prepared by International Consultants working for the Energy Efficient Appliances in Turkey Project (EE Appliances) on Market Monitoring System, EU Eco-design and Energy Labeling Regulations and Testing and Conformity Assessment Infrastructure.

The workshop was attended by nearly 40 persons from private and governmental sectors.

All amendments to existing laws and regulations, market monitoring system and investment plan for strengthening the testing and conformity assessment infrastructure as well as Proactive Market Surveillance Plan to be implemented during the Project period proposed by EE Appliances project have been agreed by all relevant stakeholders.