Energy Efficiency Testing

NRCan Energy Efficiency Certification

MET Labs is a well known energy efficiency testing lab, experienced with helping major manufacturers meet the requirements of global energy efficiency programs including Canada’s.

MET also performs testing for ENERGY STAR & EU Ecodesign Directive 2009/125/EC.

SCC has accredited MET for energy efficiency verification as a Certification Body (CB) for Natural Resources Canada (NRCan).  Here is the SCC accreditation certificate.

MET Labs’ Energy Efficiency Verified Mark can be found on:

  • Televisions
  • Information Technology Equipment
  • Luminaries
  • Interior Lighting
  • Exterior Building Lighting
  • External Power Supplies
  • Digital TV Adapters
  • Video Products
  • Compact Audio Products
  • Refrigerated Vending Machines
  • Coffee Makers
  • Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Products that comply with ENERGY STAR specifications will exceed Canadian requirements in most cases.

CEC Appliance Efficiency Program

MET Labs has two world-class labs in California and is experienced helping leading manufacturers meet the requirements of the CEC Appliance Efficiency Program.  The California Energy Commission (CEC) Appliance Efficiency Program requires that the manufacturers of certain appliances meet state and federal standards for energy efficiency.

MET is a CEC-approved test and certification laboratory for these categories:

  • Consumer Audio & Video
  • Power Supplies
  • Small Battery Charger Systems
    • 10CFR430_Subsection_B_Apendix_Y
    • Energy Efficiency Battery Charger System Test Procedure Version 2.2
  • Televisions

MET also tests and certifies products to energy efficiency requirements for ENERGY STAR & certifies products for Natural Resources Canada.

Energy-Efficiency Requirements for Europe

MET Labs has exceptional capabilities and experience in testing for EU CE Marking, and for energy efficiency testing for ENERGY STAR and other energy efficiency programs.

MET can assist in both the testing and documentation needed to meet European Energy Efficiency Requirements for:

  • The Ecodesign Directive 2009/125/EC (Mandatory Program)
    •  EN 50564:2011 Electrical and electronic household and office equipment – Measurement of low power consumption
  • The Energy Labeling Directive 2010/30/EU (Voluntary Program)
  • Code of Conduct on Energy Consumption of Broadband Equipment (Voluntary Program)
DoE Energy Efficiency Testing

MET Labs is a well known energy efficiency testing lab, experienced with helping major manufacturers meet the requirements of various energy efficiency programs.
MET Labs has the capabilities to test to the energy efficiency standards created by the Department of Energy (DOE).

MET can perform energy efficiency testing for these product categories:

    • Televisions
    • External Power Supplies
    • Battery Charging Systems
    • Vending Machines

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