Support for CDA Principles

ITI, Danish Energy Agency, Korean Energy Agency and ACEEE announce support for CDA Voluntary Principles for Energy Efficient Connected Devices

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Energy Aware Devices

EDNA has published a study of “Energy Aware” devices – devices which can report their own energy consumption, in real time.

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Smart Meters Technical Report

The IEA-4E Electronic Devices and Networks Annex (EDNA) has published a Technical Report for its Smart Meters and Energy Monitoring Systems Task (Task I). The report covers energy consumed by smart meters and other components of smart metering

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Searching For Efficiency through Energy Monitoring – Promises and Opportunities

This is the title of a workshop to be held on the 8th of March 2016 at the Intercity Hotel in Vienna, which will bring together different stakeholders from research, industry and policy to discuss promises of energy savings and possible trade-offs, market opportunities and existing as well as future policy for residential energy monitoring and management systems.

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CEATEC / EDNA Smart Device Workshop – Outcomes

More than 40 officials from Japanese industry (JEITA), Japanese Government agencies and 4E/EDNA met on 7 and 8 October 2015 in Makuhari, Japan to discuss the energy saving opportunities and challenges presented by network-connected electronic devices.

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CEATEC / EDNA Smart Device Workshop

The CEATEC / EDNA Smart Devices Workshop follows the EDNA Smart Appliances Workshop held in November 2014 in Korea.  The scope of the Smart Devices Workshop is network-connected, mains-powered devices in the categories of consumer electronics (e.g. audio,

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Smart Appliances Collaboration

The IEA 4E Electronic Devices and Networks Annex (EDNA) is collaborating with the International Roundtable of Household Appliance Manufacturer Associations (IRHMA) to address the energy cost of smart appliances.  A workshop was held in Korea in November

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First 2 EDNA Tasks Launched

The IEA 4E Electronic Devices and Networks Annex (EDNA) has launched its first two official tasks. Task I is “Smart Metering and Energy Monitoring Systems” and deals with the parasitic energy use of smart metering infrastructure.  The

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Smart Lights Collaboration

The IEA 4E Electronic Devices and Networks Annex (EDNA) is collaborating with the 4E Solid State Lighting Annex to address the network standby energy associated with “smart lights” (lights connected to a network). A workshop was held in

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Smart Appliance Workshop

The IEA 4E Electronic Devices and Networks Annex (“EDNA”) will hold a Smart Appliance Workshop in Korea on 4 November 2014.  The workshop will serve to introduce EDNA to the smart appliance industry and explore ways

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EDNA Inaugural Meeting Held

The newly formed IEA 4E Electronic Devices and Networks Annex (“EDNA”) held its first meeting on 14 May 2014 in Utrecht, Netherlands.  At the meeting the official member countries agreed: The Netherlands (Hans-Paul Siderius) was appointed

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EDNA Annex Created

The International Energy Agency’s 4E initiative has created its newest “annex” targetting the growing energy use from communications networks and networked equipment. The newly formed Electronic Devices and Networks Annex (“EDNA”) will cover most types of

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