Energy Conservation Program: Energy Conservation Standards for General Service Fluorescent Lamps and Incandescent Reflector Lamps [71FR30834] (EE-2006-STD-0131)

Docket ID: EERE-2006-STD-0131
Agency: Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Office (EERE)
Parent Agency: Department of Energy (DOE)
The Energy Policy and Conservation Act (EPCA), as amended, establishes initial energy efficiency standard levels for fluorescent lamps and incandescent reflector lamps. EPCA also requires DOE to undertake two subsequent rulemakings to determine whether the standard for a covered product should be amended. This is the first review of the standards for fluorescent and incandescent lamps. Previously, this rulemaking had considered energy conservation standards for general service incandescent lamps, however the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 established standard levels for general service incandescent lamps and modified spectrum general service incandescent lamps which take effect between 2012 and 2014. DOE is therefore no longer considering these lamps in this rulemaking.
RIN: 1904-AA92
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 10 CFR 430.32
Priority: Economically Significant
UA and Regulatory Plan Information open glossary dialog  
Publication Period: Fall 2009
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Completed Action
Major Rule: Yes
Legal Authorities: 42 USC 6295(i)(1), (3) and (5)
Government Levels Affected: Local, State
Federalism Implications: No
Unfunded Mandates: Private Sector
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: No
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Energy Effects: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
Legal Deadline
ActionDateFR Citation
Notice: Public Meeting, Framework Document Availability05/31/200671 FR 30834
ANPRM03/13/200873 FR 13620
ANPRM Comment Period End04/14/2008
NPRM04/13/200974 FR 16920
NPRM Comment Period End06/12/2009
Final Action07/14/200974 FR 43080
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Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Short Title: Lamps Rule: Fluorescent, Incandescent Reflector (IR) and General Service
Category: Energy Conservation Standards
Legacy Id: EE-2006-STD-0131
Type: Rulemaking
Program Office: Building Technologies Program (BT)

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Jun 12, 2009 11:59 PM ET
Posted: 04/13/2009
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0131-0004
Comment Period Closed
Apr 14, 2008 11:59 PM ET
Posted: 03/13/2008
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0131-0003
Comment Period Closed
Jun 29, 2006 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 05/31/2006
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0131-0002
Comment Period Closed
Posted: 03/08/2011
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0131-0124
Comment Period Closed
Posted: 03/08/2011
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0131-0140

Supporting Documents

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Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 03/08/2011
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0131-0138
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 03/08/2011
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0131-0146
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 03/08/2011
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0131-0149


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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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