Program Details

Energy-Efficient Products

Objectives and Description:

Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) administers effective standards and labelling programs in order to ensure Canadians have access to reliable, affordable and efficient energy-using products. Many Canadians are already familiar with the two brands that NRCan uses to make it easier for consumers to buy energy-efficient products:
  • The ENERGY STAR symbol indicates that a product meets or exceeds high efficiency standards.
  • The EnerGuide label compares a product's energy performance to others in its class.

Type of Program:

  • Awareness/Information
  • Standards (Voluntary or Regulated)


  • Industrial
  • Residential
  • Commercial/Institutional
Date of Update: 02-11-2017

For more information contact:

Natural Resources Canada (NRCan), Office of Energy Efficiency (OEE)

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