Energy Efficiency (Energy Using Products) Amendment Regulations 2004

2004/273

Energy Efficiency (Energy Using Products) Amendment Regulations 2004


Note

These regulations are administered in the Ministry for the Environment.


Pursuant to section 36(1) of the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act 2000, Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

1 Title
2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on the 28th day after the date of their notification in the Gazette.

3 Schedule 1 amended
  • Schedule 1 of the principal regulations is amended by inserting, in their appropriate alphabetical order, the items in the Schedule.

4 Transitional provisions
  • Regulations 4 and 5 of the principal regulations do not apply to the items in the product classes described in the Schedule if the item concerned was manufactured in, or imported into, New Zealand before 1 October 2004.


Schedule
Items inserted in Schedule 1 of principal regulations

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Product classMEPSTesting standards
Distribution transformersAS 2374.1.2AS 2374.1
Dry-type distribution transformersAS 2374.1.2AS 2735
Refrigerated display cabinetsAS 1731.14AS 1731 Parts 1 to 13
Single-phase non-ducted air condi-tioners and heat pumpsAS/NZS 3823.2AS/NZS 3823.1.1 or AS/NZS 3823.3
Single-phase ducted air conditioners and air-to-air heat pumpsAS/NZS 3823.2AS/NZS 3823.1.2 or AS/NZS 3823.3

Diane Morcom,

Clerk of the Executive Council

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.

These regulations, which come into force on the 28th day after the date of their notification in the Gazette, amend the Energy Efficiency (Energy Using Products) Regulations 2002 ( the principal regulations).

The amendments

  • add the following 5 product classes to Schedule 1 of the principal regulations:

  • distribution transformers:

  • dry-type distribution transformers:

  • refrigerated display cabinets:

  • single-phase non-ducted air conditioners and heat pumps:

  • single-phase ducted air conditioners and air-to-air heat pumps:

  • provide that regulations 4 and 5 of the principal regulations do not apply to the 5 new product classes if they were manufactured in, or imported into, New Zealand before 1 October 2004.


Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.

Date of notification in Gazette: 2 September 2004.


  • 1 SR 2002/9