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Communique from IRHMA Smart Appliance Workshop

By Vikki Searancke · IEA 4E ·

4E Government officials met with the International Roundtable of Households Appliance Manufacturer Associations in Korea and pledged to work together to address the "energy cost" of appliance connectivity.

Participants acknowledged the need for continued dialogue among appliance manufacturers, regulators, standardisation organisations and other stakeholders to ensure that the "energy cost" of network-connected appliances is considered.

The joint communique from this workshop is available here.