True: “EU standards for energy-efficiency have an effect outside of the EU”

In Knack VIP (paywall), a Belgian weekly, Tomas Wyns said: “If the European Union sets standards for the energy-efficiency of electric devices, it also has an effect outside of the EU.” Wyns is a researcher at the Institute for European Studies, which is linked with Brussels’ university. His claim turns out to be true. The … Continue reading True: “EU standards for energy-efficiency have an effect outside of the EU”