This card was included in the Ancient Origins expansion with artwork by Toyste Beach, first released as one of the Japanese XY-P Promotional cards, available as part of a twelve card promotional pack awarded to those who participated in the Pokémon Card Gym tournaments from the month of February 2015 through the month of April 2015. This print features the Pokémon Card Gym logo.
During the Sun & Moon Series, it was reprinted with new artwork by the same artist in the Guardians Rising expansion, first released as a Mirror Holofoil print in the Japanese Sun & Moon subset. It was later included as a Non Holofoil print in the Japanese Tapu Bulu-GX Enhanced Starter Set. It was reprinted as a Full Art Secret card in the Forbidden Light expansion with another new illustration by the same artist, previously released in the Japanese Ultra Force subset. It was reprinted again in the Japanese GX Ultra Shiny subset and Tag Team GX Deck Build Box.
Energy Recycler was reprinted again during the Sword & Shield Series with different artwork once again by Toyste Beach and was included in the Battle Styles expansion, first released in the Japanese Rapid Strike Master expansion. It was reprinted in the Japanese Start Deck 100.