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Commission Regulation EC No 278-2009 implementing Directive 2005-32-EC with regard to ecodesign requirements for no-load condition electric power consumption
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This Regulation establishes ecodesign requirements related to electric power consumption in no-load condition and average active efficiency of external power supplies. Exclusions: this Regulation shall not apply to: a. voltage converters; b. uninterruptible power supplies; c. battery chargers; d. halogen lighting converters; e. external power supplies for medical devices; f. external power supplies placed on the market no later than 30 June 2015 as a service part or spare part for an identical external power supply which was placed on the market not later than one year after this Regulation has come into force; under the condition that the service part or spare part; or its packaging; clearly indicates the primary load products for which the spare part or service part is intended to be used with.

Exclusions: this Regulation shall not apply to: a. voltage converters; b. uninterruptible power supplies; c. battery chargers; d. halogen lighting converters; e. external power supplies for medical devices; f. external power supplies placed on the market no later than 30 June 2015 as a service part or spare part for an identical external power supply which was placed on the market not later than one year after this Regulation has come into force; under the condition that the service part or spare part; or its packaging; clearly indicates the primary load products for which the spare part or service part is intended to be used with.

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External Power Supply