Energy Conservation Program: Energy Conservation Standards for Refrigerated Bottled or Canned Beverage Vending Machines (BVM)

Docket ID: EERE-2013-BT-STD-0022
Agency: Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Office (EERE)
Parent Agency: Department of Energy (DOE)

EPCA, as amended by AEMTCA 2012, requires the Secretary to determine whether updating the statutory energy conservation standards for refrigerated beverage vending machines is technologically feasible and economically justified. The Secretary issued amended energy conservation standards on January 8, 2016.

RIN: 1904-AD00
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 10 CFR 431
Priority: Other Significant
UA and Regulatory Plan Information open glossary dialog  
Publication Period: Spring 2016
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Completed Action
Major Rule: No
Legal Authorities: 42 U.S.C. 6295(m)(1)
Legal Deadlines: None
Government Levels Affected: No
Federalism Implications: No
Unfunded Mandates: No
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: Business
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
ActionDateFR Citation
Notice of Public Meeting and Availability of Framework Document06/04/201378 FR 33262
Framework Document Extended Comment Period07/10/201378 FR 41333
Framework Document Extended Comment Period End08/16/2013
Notice of Public Meeting and Availability of Preliminary Technical Support Document08/08/201479 FR 46379
Preliminary Technical Support Document Comment Period End10/07/2014
NPRM08/19/201580 FR 50462
NPRM Comment Period End10/19/2015
NPRM Comment Period Reopened10/23/201580 FR 64370
NPRM Comment Period Reopened End11/23/2015
Final Action01/08/201681 FR 1028
Final Action Effective03/08/2016
Final Rule; Correcting Amendment04/25/201681 FR 24009
Final Rule; Correcting Amendment Effective04/25/2016
Docket Details open glossary dialog  
Related RINs: 1904-AD00
Related Dockets: None
Short Title: BVM Standards
Category: None
Type: Rulemaking
Program Office: Building Technologies Program (BT)
Subtype: Standards

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Nov 23, 2015 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 10/23/2015
ID: EERE-2013-BT-STD-0022-0059
Comment Period Closed
Oct 19, 2015 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 08/19/2015
ID: EERE-2013-BT-STD-0022-0040
Comment Period Closed
Oct 07, 2014 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 08/08/2014
ID: EERE-2013-BT-STD-0022-0021
Comment Period Closed
Aug 16, 2013 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 07/10/2013
ID: EERE-2013-BT-STD-0022-0006
Comment Period Closed
Jul 19, 2013 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 06/04/2013
ID: EERE-2013-BT-STD-0022-0002

Supporting Documents

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Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 02/23/2016
ID: EERE-2013-BT-STD-0022-0074
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 12/24/2015
ID: EERE-2013-BT-STD-0022-0067
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 12/24/2015
ID: EERE-2013-BT-STD-0022-0068


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Comments Received*
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Agency Contact
John Cymbalsky
Office of Building Technologies Program, EE-5B
1000 Independence Avenue SW.
Washington, DC 20585
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