Energy Conservation Standards for Ice Cream Freezers; Self-Contained Commercial Refrigerators, Freezers, and Refrigerator-Freezers Without Doors; and Remote-Condensing Commercial Refrigerators, Freezers, and Refrigerator-Freezers [71FR23876] (EERE-2006-STD-0126)

Docket ID: EERE-2006-STD-0126
Agency: Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Office (EERE)
Parent Agency: Department of Energy (DOE)
The Energy Policy Act of 2005 (EPACT 2005) amendments to the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (EPCA) require that DOE establish standards for ice cream freezers; self-contained commercial refrigerators, freezers, and refrigerator-freezers without doors; and remote-condensing commercial refrigerators, freezers, and refrigerator-freezers.
RIN: 1904-AB59
Impacts and Effects: Energy
CFR Citation: 10 CFR 431
Priority: Economically Significant
UA and Regulatory Plan Information open glossary dialog  
Publication Period: Spring 2009
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Completed Action
Major Rule: No
Legal Authorities: 42 USC 6313(c)(4)(A)
Government Levels Affected: Local, State
Federalism Implications: No
Unfunded Mandates: Private Sector
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: Business
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: Yes
Legal Deadline
ActionDateFR Citation
Notice: Public Meeting, Framework Document Availabiltiy04/25/200671 FR 23876
ANPRM07/26/200772 FR 41162
ANPRM Comment Period End10/09/2007
NPRM08/25/200873 FR 50071
NPRM Comment Period End10/24/2008
Final Action01/09/200974 FR 1092
Docket Details open glossary dialog  
Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Short Title: Commercial Refrigeration Equipment (CRE) Rule
Category: Commercial and Industrial Equipment
Legacy Id: EE-2006-STD-0126
Type: Rulemaking
Program Office: Building Technologies Program (BT)

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Oct 24, 2008 11:59 PM ET
Posted: 08/25/2008
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0126-0004
Comment Period Closed
Oct 09, 2007 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 07/26/2007
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0126-0003
Comment Period Closed
May 30, 2006 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 05/23/2006
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0126-0002
Comment Period Closed
Posted: 01/09/2009
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0126-0005

Supporting Documents

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Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 05/31/2011
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0126-0076
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 05/31/2011
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0126-0077
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 05/31/2011
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0126-0078


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Comments Received*
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Agency Contact
Charles Llenza
Office of Building Technologies Program, EE-2J
1000 Independence Avenue SW.
Washington, DC 20585
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