FAQ regarding ErP

Which products are impacted by the ErP regulation?

Which countries are in the scope of the ErP regulation?

28 States of the EU

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom, + Turkey (postponed), + 4 countries of EFTA (European Free Trade Association), Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein, Switzerland

What are the key dates and Energy Efficiency index (EEI) required?

When is the deadline for integrated circulators to switch on High Efficiency products?

The deadline for so called integrated circulator to switch in High Efficiency is the 1st of August 2015

When will the products for heat pumps be included in the regulation?

From the 1st August 2015, if specially designed and used in the primary circuit (brine side) of heat pumps. If not already in 2013.

When will the products for solar thermal application be included in the regulation?

From the 1st August 2015, if specially designed and used in the primary circuit (collector side) of solar thermal application. If not already in 2013

Are the sanitary (DHW) circulator covered by ErP regulation?

No, they are clearly excluded from the regulation. Additionally, there is no measurement procedure defined on how to test them.