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INFORSE - Coolproducts Campaign at EUSEW'13
June 27, 2013 - Brussels, Belgium

Ecodesign & Energy Labelling: Cornerstones of EU Energy & Climate Policy

This combined event included a stakeholder meeting on the review of the Energy Labelling Directive, and a seminar on releasing the potential of ecodesign and energy labelling in Europe.
Program/Proceedings: 9.00-13.00
Brussels, EU Charlemagne Building, Room:

9.00-10.45 am
First Stakeholder Meeting of the Review of the Energy Labelling Directive:

o Introduction by Paul Hodson, Head of Unit, European Commission - DG Energy

o Presentation of coming review study on the Energy Labelling Directive
by Edith Molenbroek, Ecofys.
o Presentation of the coming review study "Energy Energy Consumer Understanding Study on Energy Label - Issues and Timeline"
by Andras Toth, DG Energy, European Commission.

Download both presentations as pdf file from the documents (June 27, 2013) under

o Discussion with Stakeholders on the Preparatory Study.

10.45-11.15 Break

11.15 - 13.00
Seminar on Stronger Ecodesign & Energy Labelling:
Cornerstone of EU Energy & Climate Policies

o Introduction by Stephane Arditi, EEB.
Downolad: Presentation (pdf file, 189 kB)

o Quicker Market Transformation through a More Integrated Framework Policy
by Hans-Paul Siderius, Dutch Agency for Sustainability & Innovation.
Download: Presentation (pdf file, 241 kB)

o Delivering Further Energy Savings: Questioning the Current Limitation to Set Requirements
by Edouard Toulouse, Coolproducts / ECOS.
Download: Presentation (pdf file, 1,4 MB)

o Discussion

Visions of the Future, Ecodesign & Energy Labelling for a Sustainable Energy Transition.

Panel Debate. Introduction and moderation: Gunnar Boye Olesen, INFORSE-Europe.
Download: Conclusions (pdf file. 2 pages)


- Ines Oelme, UBA Germany

- Hans-Paul Siderius, Dutch Agency for Sustainability & Innovation (TBC)

- Chiara Briatore (TBC), Lighting Europe

- Els Baert, EPEE

- Angeliki Malizou, BEUC/ANEC

- Edouard Toulouse, Coolproducts Coalition.

Organised by INFORSE-Europe (Contact: Gunnar Boye Olesen) and Coolproducts Campaign with EEB (Contact: Stephane Arditi, Simon Nazer), and others in cooperation with European Commission, DG Energy, Ecodesign Team.

EUSEW - 2013 Link to the Event and the Registration.
Participation is free. Registration is compulsory at EUSEW.
See also link to the EUSEW's
High Level Conference page.

INFORSE-Europe is Campaign Associates to the Sustainable Energy Europe Campaign.
Read more:
EU Sustainable Energy Week EUSEW,
INFORSE participation at EUSEW'13, at EUSEW'11, at EUSEW'09, and INFORSE's exhibition at EUSEW'08.

More information on the other years's INFORSE-Europe's EU Policy Seminars:
2010 Proceedings /Program
2009 Proceedings /Program

Seminar 2008 Proceedings /Program
2007 Proceedings /Program
2006 Proceedings /Program
2005 Proceedings /Program
Seminar 2004 Proceedings /Program