The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has published a Federal Register final rule pertaining to the enforcement of regional standards for central air conditioners 81 FR 45387 (July 14, 2016). This rule adopts requirements related to the enforcement of regional standards for central air conditioners, as authorized by the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (EPCA) of 1975.
- The effective date of this rule is August 15, 2016.
- Find more information on this rulemaking, including statutory authority, waivers, exceptions, and exemptions, and contact information.
- All notices, public comments, public meeting transcripts, and supporting documents associated with this rulemaking are included in Docket No. EERE-2011-BT-CE-0077.