This book contains the papers presented at the seventh international conference on Energy Efficiency in Domestic
Appliances and Lighting. EEDAL'2013 was organised in Coimbra, Portugal in September 2013. This major international
conference, which was previously been staged in Florence 1997, Naples 2000, Turin 2003, London 2006, B2e0r0l9in,
Copenhagen 2011 has been very successful in attracting an international community of stakeholders
dealing with residential appliances, equipment, metering liagnhdti ng (including manufacturers, retailers,
consumers, governments, international organisations aangde ncies, academia and experts) to discuss the progress
achieved in technologies, behavioural aspects and poliacineds , the strategies that need to be implemented to
further progress this important work.
Potential readers who may benefit from this book include researchers, engineers, policymakers,
and all those who can influence the design, selection, application, and operation of electrical appliances and lighting.