Within SIDIA, the
Labenc (Laboratory of Electrical Measurements of SIDIA) has the function of
evaluating the energy efficiency of LCD / LED and Plasma TVs.
Labenc is the first in
the North and Northeast to be accredited by the General Coordination of
Accreditation of Inmetro (CGCRE) for this type of test.
tests are important because they give consumers the assurance that the product
they are purchasing is within the standards established by Inmetro, which
classifies appliances according to a scale from A (more efficient) to D (less
In addition, the
manufacturer is also encouraged to launch more energy-efficient products,
contributing to technological development and reducing environmental impacts.
Every company needs,
during the process of planning a new product, to submit the project for energy
efficiency analysis in a laboratory accredited by CGCRE. Only after testing and
with laboratory approval can the manufacturer place the product for sale.
In this way Labenc
plays a fundamental role for the technological development of several brands in
Labenc is part of the
Brazilian Network of Testing Laboratories (RBLE) and is able to attend
manufacturers of all brands and from any part of the country.