Items Tagged with 'energy efficiency standards'


Nov. 5, 2013: DOE Proposes Efficiency Standards for Residential Wine Chillers and Ice Makers

Proposed Rule Covers Miscellaneous Residential Refrigeration Products
November 5, 2013
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has issued a proposed determination that wine chillers, ice makers, and other residential refrigeration products that incorporate a compressor qualify for coverage under the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (EPCA) as amended. 

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Governmental Action on Refrigeration Safety, Regulations

Warehouses, Supermarkets Among Sites Being Watched
October 21, 2013
Refrigeration service technicians point out the need to keep up to date with what is happening elsewhere that could affect them. So, from time to time, we like to bring readers up to date on some news items related to refrigeration regulatory and safety issues.

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Aug. 14, 2013: DOE Initiates Rulemaking on Commercial Packaged Boilers

Public Comments Must Be Received by Sept. 12
August 14, 2013
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has published a Federal Register notice of proposed determination regarding a rulemaking on energy efficiency standards for commercial packaged boilers.

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Aug. 13, 2013: DOE Issues Notice of Meetings for Commercial HVAC, Water Heating, Refrigeration Certification Group

New Meeting Dates Set for Certification Working Group
August 13, 2013
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has issued a pre-publication Federal Register notice of open meetings regarding the Commercial Heating, Ventilation, and Air-conditioning (HVAC), Water Heating (WH), and Refrigeration Certification Working Group.

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NEMA Files Petition With DOE

October 1, 2012
The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA), its members who manufacture electric motors, and several other groups filed a petition with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recommending new and more robust energy-efficiency standards for electric motors used in commercial and industrial applications.

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DOE Issues Final Ruling

June 11, 2012
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently released a final ruling on its Energy Conservation Program for Certain Industrial Equipment: Energy Conservation Standards and Test Procedures for Commercial Heating, Air Conditioning, and Water Heating Equipment.

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