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The European Commission has launched an assessment of the appropriateness of introducing a 3rd party certification under the existing ecodesign measures for solid fuel boilers covered under Commission Regulation (EU) 2015/1189 and for solid fuel local space heaters covered under Commission Regulation (EU) 2015/1185.

The study is carried out by Viegand Maagøe A/S with technical input from Danish Technological Institute and Wuppertal Institut for the European Commission, DG Energy. Contract manager is Viegand Maagøe A/S. The study started mid November 2017 and is expected to be finished by May 2019.

This website is the main information exchange platform between the study team, the Commission and the stakeholders. All documents will be available through this website. Please register for updates to receive notifications on website updates and published documents.

The information and views set out in this study are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official opinion of the European Commission. Please read the Disclaimer and Copyright information for this web site.

What's new

6 August 2019: Minutes of 2nd stakeholder meeting can be downloaded here.

15 July 2019: Presentation from the 2nd stakeholder meeting can be downloaded here

10 July 2019: Deadline for comments on the draft final report has been extended to 23 August. 

17 May 2019: Registration for second stakeholder meeting is open.

16 May 2019: The draft final report is now available for download.

22 October 2018: Minutes of first stakeholder meeting and the presentation can be downloaded here.


21 August 2018: Registration for first stakeholder meeting is open.


21 August 2018: Draft interim report published


5 February 2018: Revised study timeline


1 December 2017: Launch of the project website


15 November 2017: Launch of study

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