BEAMA Networks Technical Report No 2 Eco Design Directive for Transformers Refurbished Equipment

15 October 2018

The Eco Design Regulations for new Transformers (No 548/2014) came into force on the 11th June 2014, setting in place mandatory levels of efficiency from 1st July 2015. Despite initial confusion over the status of transformers placed into service prior to the regulation, the mandatory requirements specifically refer to transformers placed on the market for the first time. This report covers Eco Design and Repaired and Refurbished Transformers and sets out recommendations for future iterations of Eco Design.