MAY 2020 – RELEVANT FOR: ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS
The Ministry of Climate, Energy and Supply of Denmark has announced the LBK No. 1093 of 01/11/2019 act on environmentally friendly design of energy-related products. This statutory order incorporated regulations of 1068 of 15 September 2010, with the amendments that follow from section 29 of Act No. 455 of 18 May 2011, § 27 of Act No. 580 of June 18, 2012, Section 25 of Act No. 86 of January 28, 2014 and Section 1 of Act No. 1876 of December 29, 2015. This act implementing EU Directive 2009/125/EC of 21 October 2019.
The purpose of the Act is to promote the development and use of energy-efficient and environmentally friendly energy-related products with a view to limiting energy consumption and environmental impact during the life cycle of the products.
The Act covers all types of energy-related products that are placed on the market, as well as components and subcomponents thereof. This act does not apply to commissioned copies of an energy-related product)
Requirements for energy-related products is as follows:
- 1. The responsibility for an energy-related product in accordance with the law and rules laid down by law or an implementing measure rests with the producer who markets the product or its representative.
- 2. Where the producer is not established in the EU / EEA and there is no representative, the responsibility shall be borne by paragraph 1. 1 importer.
- 3. If there is no importer, the liability shall be borne by paragraph. 1 any natural or legal person who puts the product on the market or uses it commercially.
 Energy Related Products