Final Reports on Japan's Top Runner Target Product Standards
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 23 products of machinery, equipment and vehicles prescribed under the Energy Conservation Law.
This report is the Energy Conservation Center Japan (ECCJ)'s preliminary translations of Final Reports on "Developing the World's Best Energy-Efficient Appliances" (Japan's "Top Runner" Standard).
An online version of the report is available on the ECCJ website.