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

Regulations are current to 2020-07-28 and last amended on 2019-12-12. Previous Versions

PART 2Energy-Using Products (continued)

DIVISION 1Household Appliances (continued)

SUBDIVISION JMicrowave Ovens

Marginal note:Definitions

 The following definitions apply in this Subdivision.

CSA C388-15

CSA C388-15 means the CSA standard CAN/CSA-C388-15 entitled Energy performance and capacity measurement of household microwave ovens. (CSA C388-15)

microwave oven

microwave oven means a household cooking appliance that is designed to cook or heat food in a compartment by means of microwave energy and includes one that has a thermal element that is designed for the surface browning of food. (four à micro-ondes)

10 C.F.R. Appendix I

10 C.F.R. Appendix I means Appendix I to Subpart B of Part 430 of Title 10 to the United States Code of Federal Regulations, entitled Uniform Test Method for Measuring the Energy Consumption of Cooking Products, as amended from time to time. (appendice I 10 C.F.R.)

10 C.F.R. §430.32(j)(3)

10 C.F.R. §430.32(j)(3) means paragraph 430.32(j)(3) 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(j)(3))

  • SOR/2018-201, s. 17

Marginal note:Type

 For the purposes of these Regulations, a microwave oven is one of the following types:

  • (a) microwave-only oven;

  • (b) countertop convection microwave oven;

  • (c) built-in convection microwave oven; or

  • (d) over-the-range convection microwave oven.

  • SOR/2018-201, s. 17

Marginal note:Energy-using product

  •  (1) A microwave oven is prescribed as an energy-using product.

  • Marginal note:Limit

    (2) However, for the purposes of sections 4, 5 and 68, a microwave oven is not considered to be an energy-using product unless it is manufactured on or after March 31, 2019.

  • SOR/2018-201, s. 17

Marginal note:Energy efficiency standard

  •  (1) The energy efficiency standard for a microwave oven is the standard set out for that type of microwave oven in 10 C.F.R. §430.32(j)(3).

  • Marginal note:Testing standard

    (2) A microwave oven complies with the energy efficiency standard if it meets that standard when tested in accordance with testing procedures established by CSA C388-15 or 10 C.F.R. Appendix I that are applicable to a microwave oven as defined in section 65.

  • SOR/2018-201, s. 17

Marginal note:Information

 For the purpose of subsection 5(1) of the Act, the following information must be provided to the Minister in respect of a microwave oven:

  • (a) its type;

  • (b) its volume, expressed in litres (cubic feet); and

  • (c) its standby power, expressed in watts, as collected in accordance with CSA C388-15 or 10 C.F.R. Appendix I.

  • SOR/2018-201, s. 17

SUBDIVISION KMiscellaneous Refrigeration Products

Marginal note:Definitions

 The following definitions apply in this Subdivision.

10 C.F.R. Appendix A

10 C.F.R. Appendix A means Appendix A to Subpart B, Part 430 of Title 10 to the United States Code of Federal Regulations, entitled Uniform Test Method for Measuring the Energy Consumption of Refrigerators, Refrigerator-Freezers, and Miscellaneous Refrigeration Products, as amended from time to time, except for the waiver referred to in section 7 of that Appendix. (appendice A 10 C.F.R.)

10 C.F.R. §430.32(aa)(1)

10 C.F.R. §430.32(aa)(1) means the table to paragraph 430.32(aa)(1) 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(aa)(1))

10 C.F.R. §430.32(aa)(2)

10 C.F.R. §430.32(aa)(2) means the table to paragraph 430.32(aa)(2) 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(aa)(2))

miscellaneous refrigeration product

miscellaneous refrigeration product means a household refrigeration product, which includes a cooler and combination cooler refrigeration product, but does not include a refrigerator, refrigerator-freezer or freezer. (appareil de réfrigération divers)

  • SOR/2019-163, s. 13

Marginal note:Type

 For the purposes of these Regulations, a miscellaneous refrigeration product is one of the following types:

  • (a) if it was manufactured on or after January 1, 2008 and before October 28, 2019, a type described in any of the product types (19) or (20) of Table 1 to CSA C300-15; or

  • (b) if it is manufactured on or after October 28, 2019, a cooler of a product class described in 10 C.F.R. §430.32(aa)(1) or a combination cooler refrigeration product of a product class described in 10 C.F.R. §430.32(aa)(2).

  • SOR/2019-163, s. 13

Marginal note:Energy-using product

  •  (1) A miscellaneous refrigeration product is prescribed as an energy-using product.

  • Marginal note:Limits

    (2) However, for the purposes of sections 4, 5, 13 to 15 and 73, a miscellaneous refrigeration product is not considered to be an energy-using product unless

    • (a) it is manufactured on or after January 1, 2008 and before October 28, 2019, and is a type (19) or (20) as described in Table 1 to CSA C300-15; or

    • (b) it is manufactured on or after October 28, 2019.

  • SOR/2019-163, s. 13

Marginal note:Energy efficiency standard

  •  (1) The energy efficiency standards set out in column 3 of the table to this section apply to miscellaneous refrigeration products described in column 1 that are manufactured during the periods set out in column 4.

  • Marginal note:Testing standard

    (2) A miscellaneous refrigeration product 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 miscellaneous refrigeration product as defined in section 70.

    TABLE

    ItemColumn 1Column 2Column 3Column 4
    Energy-using ProductStandardEnergy Efficiency StandardPeriod of Manufacture
    1Miscellaneous refrigeration productsCSA C300-12CSA C300-12, Table 1On or after January 1, 2008 and before September 15, 2014
    2Miscellaneous refrigeration productsCSA C300-15CSA C300-15, Table 1On or after September 15, 2014 and before October 28, 2019
    3Miscellaneous refrigeration products – coolers10 C.F.R. Appendix A10 C.F.R. §430.32(aa)(1)On or after October 28, 2019
    4Miscellaneous refrigeration products – combination cooler refrigeration products10 C.F.R. Appendix A10 C.F.R. §430.32(aa)(2)On or after October 28, 2019
  • SOR/2019-163, s. 13
 
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