CQC BAHRAIN ENERGY EFFICIENCY LABELLING SCHEME
According to Decree No.70/2015 of the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism (MOICT) of the Kingdom of Bahrain, air-conditioning products entering the Bahraini market must meet the Minimum Energy Performance Standard (MEPS) and be registered in Bahrain Energy Efficiency Official Website. On December 30, 2021, CQC was authorized by Bahrain Testing & Metrology Directorate (BTMD) to become the designated for for the registration and evaluation of energy efficiency labels of air-conditioning products.
Single-package (such as window type) and split-system non-ducted air conditioners using air- and water-cooled condensers and heat pumps employing air-cooled condensers and ducted air-conditioners using air-to-air heat pumps for residential, commercial and industrial sectors with a capacity of 70,000 Btu/h (20kW) or less.
Effective energy efficiency test report/product nameplate/use and installation instructions/color photos, etc.
1. If the air-conditioning products are within the scope of GC mark certification at the same time, valid GC mark certification shall be provided when applying for Bahrain energy efficiency label, and the export target country includes Bahrain.
2. The registration period of energy efficiency labels is 1/2/3 years, and the manufacturer is obliged to register and reconfirm the labels within 2 months before the expiration date of the registration every year.