The Department of Energy has issued a pre-publication Federal Register final rule pertaining to test procedures for portable air conditioners. (April 26, 2016)

  • The effective date of this rule is 30 days after publication in the Federal Register. The final rule changes will be mandatory for representations of energy use or efficiency on or after 180 days after publication in the Federal Register.
  • Find more information on the rulemaking, including milestones, statutory authority, rulemaking documents, and any other related rulemakings.
  • All notices, public comments, public meeting transcripts, and supporting documents associated with this rulemaking are included in Docket No. EERE–2014–BT–TP-0014.
  • Find product information about current standards and test procedures; recent product updates; waivers, exceptions, and exemptions; the statutory authority; historical information; and contact information. 

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