Looking for an energy-efficient EPS?
In Canada, external power supplies:
- meet minimum performance standards set by Canada’s Energy Efficiency Regulations
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EPS technology and energy efficiency
An EPS is a separate component that converts AC power to a lower AC or DC voltage for electronic devices such as TVs and game consoles.
EPS units must meet international energy consumption requirements.
Regulations set the energy efficiency minimum
Most external power supplies are subject to Canada’s Energy Efficiency Regulations. Designed to help eliminate the least efficient products from the Canadian market, these regulations establish energy efficiency standards for a wide range of energy-using products.
- View the performance standard for external power supplies.
- Learn more about how Canada’s Energy Efficiency Regulations work.
- Bring Energy Savings to your Home Entertainment System [PDF - 1.3 MB] is a useful handbook that offers facts, figures and how-to information on making the most of energy efficiency in electronics.
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