The Electrical and Mechanical Services Department (EMSD) today (May 25) removed three storage type electric water heaters and six refrigerating appliances from the record of listed models under the Energy Efficiency (Labelling of Products) Ordinance (the Ordinance). Supply of these products are no longer allowed in Hong Kong with immediate effect.
Details of these products are as follows:
Storage type electric water heater
|Hang Tat Heating Systems Consultant Co Ltd
|Sunrise Enterprise HK Limited
|Great Rich Trading Company
|Kelvin Electric Trading Co Ltd
|Fisher & Paykel||RF521TLPX6
|Dometic Asia Co Limited
|Many Profit Industrial Limited
|Toshiba Hong Kong Limited
The EMSD administers the Mandatory Energy Efficiency Labelling Scheme in accordance with the Ordinance and selects samples of the listed models regularly for conducting compliance monitoring tests to check whether they conform with the energy efficiency and performance characteristics submitted to the EMSD. As the test results of the products concerned showed that they failed to reach the relevant energy efficiency and/or performance characteristics, the EMSD has decided to remove these products from the record of listed models.
The EMSD has served notices under the Ordinance to the importers concerned. The importers will publish newspaper notices respectively, announcing the termination of supply of the concerned products.
Members of the public can contact the above importers for enquiries.
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