energy labelling

energy labelling
/ˈɛnədʒi ˌleɪbəlɪŋ/ (say 'enuhjee .laybuhling)

the system of labelling an appliance, such as a refrigerator, freezer or room air conditioner, to indicate how much electricity it would use annually in kilowatt hours, when tested to an Australian Standard.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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