Canada’s Energy Efficiency Regulations

Up-to-date information about energy efficiency standards for products and equipment that are regulated in Canada.


What's new?

Federal-provincial-territorial action plan on energy efficiency standardsUpdate August 2017
Market transformation strategies for windows, space and water heating [PDF - 1.13 MB] – advancing Canada’s commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and support innovation
Forward Regulatory Plan 2017-2019 – Update April 2017.
Amendment 15 – Notice of Intent published in Canada Gazette, Part I on March 4, 2017. 
Technical bulletins issued for 14 of the products with webinars in March, April and May 2017.


Regulatory announcements

See details about current amendments to the Regulations, their stage of development and public consultation opportunities.

Regulatory co-operation

Stay current with both Canada-U.S. and federal-provincial/territorial efforts to better align energy efficiency standards.

Searchable product list

Use this handy tool to find and compare the energy efficiency of all product models regulated in Canada.


Forward Plan 2017-2019

Get an overview of amendments to the Regulations that are under consideration.

Guide to the Regulations

Find out how the Regulations work, who is affected and what their responsibilities are in order to comply with requirements.

Importer’s Corner

Information and instructions for dealers who are importing regulated products into Canada.