Energy Efficiency Regulations, 2016 (SOR/2016-311)

Regulations are current to 2017-10-13 and last amended on 2017-06-28. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Information

 For the purpose of subsection 5(1) of the Act, the information set out in column 3 of the table to this section must be collected in accordance with the standard set out in column 2 and provided to the Minister in respect of a general service incandescent reflector lamp described in column 1.

TABLE

Column 1Column 2Column 3
ItemEnergy-using ProductStandardInformation
1General service incandescent reflector lamps manufactured before June 1, 2009CSA C862-12
  • (a) description;

  • (b) nominal power, in W;

  • (c) average lamp efficacy;

  • (d) life, in hours; and

  • (e) luminous flux.

2General service incandescent reflector lamps manufactured on or after June 1, 2009

CSA C862-12 for information set out in paragraphs (a) to (g)

CIE 15 for correlated colour temperature in paragraph (h)

  • (a) description;

  • (b) nominal power, in W;

  • (c) average lamp efficacy at nominal voltage and at 120 V;

  • (d) life, in hours;

  • (e) nominal voltage or voltage range;

  • (f) luminous flux, rounded to nearest tenth, at nominal voltage and at 120 V;

  • (g) diameter;

  • (h) correlated colour temperature; and

  • (i) if applicable, identification of lamp as a modified spectrum lamp.

SUBDIVISION EGeneral Service Fluorescent Lamps

Marginal note:Definitions

 The following definitions apply in this Subdivision.

10 C.F.R. Appendix R

10 C.F.R. Appendix R means Appendix R to Subpart B, Part 430 of Title 10 to the United States Code of Federal Regulations, entitled Uniform Test Method for Measuring Average Lamp Efficacy (LE), Color Rendering Index (CRI), and Correlated Color Temperature (CCT) of Electric Lamps, as amended from time to time. (appendice R 10 C.F.R.)

10 C.F.R. §430.32(n)(4)

10 C.F.R. §430.32(n)(4) means the table to paragraph 430.32(n)(4) of Subpart C, Part 430 of Title 10 to the United States Code of Federal Regulations, as amended from time to time. (10 C.F.R. §430.32(n)(4))

ANSI C78.81

ANSI C78.81 means the ANSI standard ANSI C78.81-2010 entitled American National Standard for Electric Lamps Double-Capped Fluorescent Lamps — Dimensional and Electrical Characteristics. (ANSI C78.81)

ANSI C78.901

ANSI C78.901 means the ANSI standard ANSI C78.901-2005 entitled American National Standard for Electric Lamps Single — Based Fluorescent Lamps — Dimensional and Electrical Characteristics. (ANSI C78.901)

CSA C819-11

CSA C819-11 means the CSA standard CAN/CSA-C819-11 entitled Performance of General Service Fluorescent Lamps. (CSA C819-11)

CSA C819-16

CSA C819-16 means the CSA standard CAN/CSA-C819-16 entitled Performance of General Service Fluorescent Lamps. (CSA C819-16)

CSA C819-95

CSA C819-95 means the CSA standard CAN/CSA-C819-95 entitled Performance of General Service Fluorescent Lamps. (CSA C819-95)

cold temperature fluorescent lamp

cold temperature fluorescent lamp means a fluorescent lamp that is marketed for outdoor or cold temperature use and that is designed to start at temperatures as low as –29°C (–20°F) when used with a ballast that conforms to the requirements of ANSI C78.81 and ANSI C78.901. (lampe fluorescente pour basses températures)

coloured fluorescent lamp

coloured fluorescent lamp means a fluorescent lamp that has

  • (a) a colour rendering index of less than 40, as determined in accordance with CIE 13.3; or

  • (b) a correlated colour temperature of less than 2 500 K or more than 7 000 K, as determined in accordance with the IES standard IES LM-9-09 entitled Approved Method for the Electrical and Photometric Measurements of Fluorescent Lamps. (lampe fluorescente colorée)

general service fluorescent lamp

general service fluorescent lamp means a fluorescent lamp that

  • (a) is straight-shaped and has a nominal overall length of 1 200 mm (48 inches), a medium bi-pin base and a nominal power of at least 25 W;

  • (b) is U-shaped and has a nominal overall length of at least 560 mm (22 inches) but not more than 635 mm (25 inches), a medium bi-pin base and a nominal power of at least 25 W;

  • (c) is rapid-start and straight-shaped and has a nominal overall length of 2 400 mm (96 inches) and a recessed double-contact base;

  • (d) is instant-start and straight-shaped and has a nominal overall length of 2 400 mm (96 inches), a single-pin base and a nominal power of at least 52 W;

  • (e) is straight-shaped and standard output and has a nominal overall length of at least 1 125 mm (45 inches) but not more than 1 200 mm (48 inches), a miniature bi-pin base and a nominal power of at least 26 W;

  • (f) is straight-shaped and high output with a nominal overall length of at least 1 125 mm (45 inches) but not more than 1 200 mm (48 inches), a miniature bi-pin base and a nominal power of at least 49 W; or

  • (g) is a physical and electrical equivalent of a lamp described in any of paragraphs (a) to (f).

It does not include any of the following:

  • (h) a fluorescent lamp that is marketed as a plant lamp;

  • (i) a cold temperature fluorescent lamp;

  • (j) a coloured fluorescent lamp;

  • (k) a fluorescent lamp that is designed to be impact-resistant;

  • (l) a reflectorized or aperture fluorescent lamp;

  • (m) a fluorescent lamp that is designed for use in reprographic equipment;

  • (n) a fluorescent lamp that is primarily designed to produce ultraviolet radiation; or

  • (o) a fluorescent lamp that has a colour-rendering index of at least 87. (lampe fluorescente standard)

Marginal note:Energy-using product
  •  (1) A general service fluorescent lamp is prescribed as an energy-using product.

  • Marginal note:Limit

    (2) However, for the purpose of section 4, a general service fluorescent lamp is not considered to be an energy-using product unless it is manufactured on or after December 31, 1996.

Marginal note:Energy efficiency standards
  •  (1) The energy efficiency standards set out in column 3 of the table to this section apply to general service fluorescent lamps described in column 1 that are manufactured during the periods set out in column 4.

  • Marginal note:Testing standard

    (2) A general service fluorescent lamp complies with the energy efficiency standard if it meets that standard when tested in accordance with testing procedures established by the standard set out in column 2 that are applicable to a general service fluorescent lamp as defined in section 445.

    TABLE

    Column 1Column 2Column 3Column 4
    ItemEnergy-using ProductStandardEnergy Efficiency StandardPeriod of Manufacture
    1General service fluorescent lamps that are rapid-start and straight-shaped and that have a nominal overall length of 1 200 mm, a medium bi-pin base and a nominal power of > 35 WCSA C819-95

    Average lamp efficacy ≥ 75 lm/W

    Average colour rendering index ≥ 69

    Before July 15, 2012
    2General service fluorescent lamps that are rapid-start and straight-shaped and that have a nominal overall length of 1 200 mm, a medium bi-pin base and a nominal power of ≤ 35 WCSA C819-95

    Average lamp efficacy ≥ 75 lm/W

    Average colour rendering index ≥ 45

    Before July 15, 2012
    3General service fluorescent lamps that are rapid-start and straight-shaped and that have a nominal overall length of 2 400 mm, a recessed double-contact base, a nominal power of > 100 W and a nominal current of 0.8 ACSA C819-95

    Average lamp efficacy ≥ 80 lm/W

    Average colour rendering index ≥ 69

    Before July 15, 2012
    4General service fluorescent lamps that are rapid-start and straight-shaped and that have a nominal overall length of 2 400 mm, a recessed double-contact base, a nominal power of ≤ 100 W and a nominal current of 0.8 ACSA C819-95

    Average lamp efficacy ≥ 80 lm/W

    Average colour rendering index ≥ 45

    Before July 15, 2012
    5General service fluorescent lamps that are rapid-start and U-shaped and that have a nominal overall length of ≥ 560 mm but ≤ 635 mm, a medium bi-pin base and a nominal power of > 35 WCSA C819-95

    Average lamp efficacy ≥ 68 lm/W

    Average colour rendering index ≥ 69

    Before July 15, 2012
    6General service fluorescent lamps that are rapid-start and U-shaped and that have a nominal overall length of ≥ 560 mm but ≤ 635 mm, a medium bi-pin base and a nominal power of ≤ 35 WCSA C819-95

    Average lamp efficacy ≥ 64 lm/W

    Average colour rendering index ≥ 45

    Before July 15, 2012
    7General service fluorescent lamps that are instant-start and straight-shaped and that have a nominal overall length of 2 400 mm, a single-pin base and a nominal power of > 65 WCSA C819-95

    Average lamp efficacy ≥ 80 lm/W

    Average colour rendering index ≥ 69

    Before July 15, 2012
    8General service fluorescent lamps that are instant-start and straight-shaped and that have a nominal overall length of 2 400 mm, a single-pin base and a nominal power of ≤ 65 WCSA C819-95

    Average lamp efficacy ≥ 80 lm/W

    Average colour rendering index ≥ 45

    Before July 15, 2012
    9General service fluorescent lampsCSA C819-11CSA C819-11, Table 1On or after July 15, 2012 and before January 26, 2018
    10General service fluorescent lampsCSA C819-16 or 10 C.F.R. Appendix RCSA C819-16, Table 1 or average lamp efficacy × 1.011 > the minimum average lamp efficacy for the product in 10 C.F.R. §430.32(n)(4)On or after January 26, 2018
 
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