Energy Conservation Program for Certain Commercial and Industrial Equipment: Test Procedures for Metal Halide Lamp Ballasts

Docket ID: EERE-2008-BT-TP-0017
Agency: Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Office (EERE)
Parent Agency: Department of Energy (DOE)
The Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 established standards for metal halide lamp ballasts that were effective January 1, 2009, and also requires test procedures based on ANSI C82.6-2005. In this rulemaking, the Department of Energy is establishing these test procedures for the metal halide lamp ballasts.
RIN: 1904-AB87
Impacts and Effects: Energy
CFR Citation: 42 CFR 431
Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant
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Publication Period: Spring 2010
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Completed Action
Major Rule: No
Legal Authorities: 42 USC 6293(b)(18), 42 USC 6295(hh)(1)
Legal Deadlines: None
Government Levels Affected: Local, State
Federalism Implications: No
Unfunded Mandates: No
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: No
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
ActionDateFR Citation
NPRM07/10/200974 FR 33171
NPRM Comment Period End09/23/2009
Final Action03/09/201075 FR 10950
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Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Category: Commercial Equipment
Type: Rulemaking
Program Office: Building Technologies Program (BT)

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
May 10, 2010 11:59 PM ET
Posted: 03/09/2010
ID: EERE-2008-BT-TP-0017-0005
Comment Period Closed
Sep 23, 2009 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 07/14/2009
ID: EERE-2008-BT-TP-0017-0003
Comment Period Closed
Feb 17, 2009 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 12/17/2008
ID: EERE-2008-BT-TP-0017-0001
Comment Period Closed
Posted: 01/27/2011
ID: EERE-2008-BT-TP-0017-0022
Comment Period Closed
Posted: 01/27/2011
ID: EERE-2008-BT-TP-0017-0021

Supporting Documents

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Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 01/27/2011
ID: EERE-2008-BT-TP-0017-0010
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 01/27/2011
ID: EERE-2008-BT-TP-0017-0011
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 01/27/2011
ID: EERE-2008-BT-TP-0017-0012


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