Canada Energy Efficiency and Refrigerant Regulations

Regulated Products

All of these regulated products must meet federal energy efficiency standards in order to be imported into Canada or shipped from one province to another for the purpose of sale or lease.

The regulations continue to apply to these products if they are incorporated into a larger unit or machine, even when they are an unregulated product.

Commercial Refrigeration Equipment

Heating and Air-Conditioning Equipment

Water Heaters

Energy efficiency regulations by province

The following provinces also have their own energy efficiency regulations for many of the federally regulated products:

  • British Columbia
  • Manitoba
  • Ontario
  • Quebec
  • New Brunswick
  • Nova Scotia