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Energy Labelling of Products



On 19 May 2010, the EU adopted the Directive 2010/30/EU on energy labels. Energy labels help consumers choosing products which save energy and thus money. They also provide incentives for the industry to develop and invest in energy efficient product design.

Delegated Regulations (EU)

The European Commission is required to evaluate the effectiveness of the Energy Labelling Directive and present a report to the European Parliament and Council by the end of 2014. An external evaluation study has started, for more information please consult the study website


Energy Labels for printing and publication purposes

The energy labels are provided with the view to help the implementation of the labelling delegated Regulations. In case of discrepancies with the delegated Regulations, the latter prevail. Neither the EU institutions and bodies nor any person acting on their behalf may be held responsible for any inappropriate use of the energy labels.
When using on the Internet the energy label’s size should allow it to be clearly visible and legible.

1. Energy Label Generator

The Energy Label Generator is web application allowing to generate a tailor-made energy label in high resolution pdf format. Available labels for range hoods, domestic ovens and vacuum cleaners. Please click here to continue.

2. Templates of the Energy Labels in InDesign format

All energy labels are available in InDesign format below :

3. Nested display arrows for Internet Energy Labels

The arrows are available in eps and png formats, as well as in left or right direction formats.