Energy Conservation Test Procedure for Light-Emitting Diode Lamps

Docket ID: EERE-2011-BT-TP-0071
Agency: Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Office (EERE)
Parent Agency: Department of Energy (DOE)

EPCA, as amended by EISA 2007, requires the Secretary to create test procedures for light emitting diode (LED) lamps that accurately represent the energy consumption of this product. The Secretary will issue new test procedures by December 2015. This rulemaking is supporting the implementation by the Federal Trade Commission of labeling provisions under 42 U.S.C.6294(a)(6). The rulemaking will include methods for determining lumen output, input power, correlated color, temperature, and lifetime.

RIN: 1904-AC67
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 10 CFR 430,10 CFR 429
Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant
UA and Regulatory Plan Information open glossary dialog  
Publication Period: Spring 2015
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Proposed Rule
Major Rule: Undetermined
Legal Authorities: 42 U.S.C. 6294(a)(6), 42 U.S.C. 6293
Legal Deadlines: None
Government Levels Affected: Undetermined
Federalism Implications: Undetermined
Unfunded Mandates: Undetermined
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: Undetermined
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
ActionDateFR Citation
NPRM04/09/201277 FR 21038
NPRM Comment Period End06/25/2012
Supplemental NPRM06/03/201479 FR 32019
Second Supplemental NPRM06/26/201479 FR 36242
Supplemental NPRM Comment Period End08/04/2014
Second Supplemental NPRM Comment Period End08/04/2014
Final Action11/00/2015
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Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Short Title: LED Lamps Test Procedure
Category: None
Type: Rulemaking
Program Office: Building Technologies Program (BT)

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Aug 10, 2015 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 07/09/2015
ID: EERE-2011-BT-TP-0071-0040
Comment Period Closed
Aug 04, 2014 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 06/26/2014
ID: EERE-2011-BT-TP-0071-0027
Comment Period Closed
Aug 04, 2014 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 06/03/2014
ID: EERE-2011-BT-TP-0071-0022
Comment Period Closed
Jun 25, 2012 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 04/09/2012
ID: EERE-2011-BT-TP-0071-0001

Supporting Documents

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Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 06/14/2012
ID: EERE-2011-BT-TP-0071-0010
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 06/14/2012
ID: EERE-2011-BT-TP-0071-0009
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 05/21/2012
ID: EERE-2011-BT-TP-0071-0007


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Comments Received*
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Agency Contact
Lucy DeButts
Office of Buildings Technologies Program, EE-5B
1000 Independence Avenue SW.
Washington, DC 20585
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