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The European Commission has implemented a comprehensive strategy for the reduction of stand-by losses of consumer electronics. The paper describes the results so far achieved, and in particular the barriers and the technical details for the agreements on set top boxes and power supplies. This because these types of equipment are particularly difficult to address with conventional policy instruments.

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Authors: BERTOLDI P, European Commission Directorate General Energy and Transport, Unit D1, Ispra (IT);CONTI F, European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Ispra (IT);BERRUTTO V, European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Ispra (IT)
Bibliographic Reference: Paper presented: 2000 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Building, Asilomar, Pacific Grove, California (US) 20-25 August 2000
Availability: Available from European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Ispra (IT)
Record Number: 200012284 / Last updated on: 2000-08-10
Original language: en
Available languages: en
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