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Top Runner Program

Developing the World's Best Energy-Efficient Appliances

image The Top Runner Program was introduced in 1999 as a countermeasure to reduce energy consumption in civil sector and transportation sector. This program is the standard of energy efficiency for products and applied to 31 products of machinery, equipment and vehicles prescribed under the Energy Conservation Law.
  [ Brochure data (as of March 2015) ] (METI)
For further information, you can download the brochure (PDF) here (METIís website)
* Details regarding the formulation of Top Runner Standards, "Final Reports on the Top Runner Target Product Standards", are here.
wacth Promotion video of "Top Runner Program"
This video has especially made for G8 Summit held in Toyako.

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