Instrument under section 37 of the Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards Act 2012 - Sony Australia Limited
Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards Act 2012
I, David Walker, being the person occupying the position of GEMS Regulator, make this instrument under subsection 37(1) and (2) of the Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards Act 2012.
Dated 26 June 2014
1 Name of Determination
This instrument is the Instrument under section 37 of the Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards Act 2012 - Sony Australia Limited.
This instrument comes into force on the day after it is registered.
In this instrument:
Act means the Greenhouse and energy Minimum Standards Act 2012.
exempt model: see section 3.
International Efficiency Marking Protocol means the International Efficiency Marking Protocol for External Power Supplies Version 3.0, September 2013, published by the United States Department of Energy in September 2013.
Note: Several other words and expressions used in this instrument have the meaning given by section 5 of the Act. For example:
· GEMS determination
· GEMS labelling requirements
· GEMS level requirements
· model identifier
· product classes
4 Exemption of model of a GEMS product from requirements of GEMS determination
The model specified at clause 1 of the Schedule (the exempt model) is exempt from the requirement, or requirements, of the GEMS determination as described at clause 2 of the Schedule with respect to the supplies or uses of the exempt model specified at clause 3 of the Schedule.
5 Conditions of exemption
The conditions at clause 4 of the Schedule are specified for the purposes of subsection 37(2) of the Act.
Note: Subsection 37(2) of the Act provides that the exemption may specify conditions to which the exemption is subject. Subsection 37(3) provides that a person must comply with a condition of an exemption to the extent that it applies to the person.
Schedule Exemption and conditions of exemption
Part 1 Exemption
1 Specification of exempt model
Product class of model
Product class 1
Brand or trademark used in connection with supplies of the model
2 Requirements from which model is exempt
Requirements of the Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards (External Power Supplies) Determination 2012 as follows:
GEMS labelling requirements (section 7)
The model is exempted from the requirements mentioned in clause 5.1 of AS/NZS 4665.2:2005 and Appendix A of AS/NZS 4665.1:2005 in relation to the energy performance mark to be shown on the product
Other GEMS requirements (section 8)
The model is exempted from the requirements mentioned in section 8 for products to meet the high efficiency level
3 Supplies and uses to which the exemption applies
All supplies and uses of the exempt model.
4 Specification of conditions of exemption
The product must meet the requirements for the level VI efficiency mark specified in the International Efficiency Marking Protocol, and be marked with the level VI efficiency mark.