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Act on on environmentally friendly design of energy-related products (No. 2166 of 2021).

Type of law
Date of original text

Purpose of the Act is to promote the development and use of energy efficient and environmentally friendly energy-related products in order to reduce energy consumption and environmental impact of product life cycles. It applies to all forms of traded energy-related products, as well as components thereof. The Minister of Climate and Energy sets rules concerning specific categories of energy-related products which must meet at least on requirement such as: application of energy used, assessment of environmental product performance and consideration of alternative design solutions, availability of energy information on the product manufactured for consumers.
The Act consists of 7 Chapters: Scope and definitions (1); Requirements for energy-related products (2); Market Surveillance, prohibition (3); Delegation to other state authorities, bodies, etc. (4); Appeals (5); Penalty (6); Entry into force and amendment provisions (7).
Date of consolidation/reprint
Entry into force notes
This Act enters into force when published in the Official Gazette.
Consolidated version of the Act on environmentally friendly design of energy-related products No. 308 of 2008.The Act does not apply to Greenland nor the Faroe Islands.
Source language


Legislation Amendment
Original title
Bekendtg relse af lov om milj venligt design af energirelaterede produkter.