Gas Ranges

Energy Efficiency Regulations

Regulatory Definition

A household propane or natural gas range that has an electrical power source is used for food preparation and provides on of the following functions: surface cooking, oven cooking, or broiling.

Compliance Date

February 3, 1995

Test Standard


Energy Efficiency Standard                             

None – but it must not have a continuously burning pilot light.

Energy Efficiency Report Requirements

  • name of product;
  • brand name;
  • model number;
  • manufacturer;
  • volume of usable oven space in litres;
  • whether the range is built-in or free-standing; and
  • whether the broilers are open or closed.

Download the energy efficiency reporting template.

This document does not constitute part of the Energy Efficiency Act (Act) or its associated regulations.  This document is an administrative document that is intended to facilitate compliance by the regulated party with the Act and its associated regulations.  This document is not intended to provide legal advice regarding the interpretation of the Act or its associated regulations. If a regulated party has questions about their legal obligations or responsibilities under the Act or its associated regulations, they should seek the advice of legal counsel.