Energy Efficiency Program for Consumer Products: Energy Conservation Standards for Residential Boilers

Docket ID: EERE-2012-BT-STD-0047
Agency: Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Office (EERE)
Parent Agency: Department of Energy (DOE)

EPCA, as amended by EISA 2007, requires the Secretary to determine whether updating the statutory energy conservation standards for residential boilers is technically feasible and economically justified and would result in significant conservation of energy. If justified, the Secretary will issue amended energy conservation standards for residential boilers.

RIN: 1904-AC88
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 10 CFR 430
Priority: Economically Significant
UA and Regulatory Plan Information open glossary dialog  
Publication Period: Spring 2016
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Completed Action
Major Rule: Yes
Legal Authorities: 42 U.S.C. 6295(f)(4)(C), 42 U.S.C. 6295(m)(1), 42 U.S.C. 6295(gg)(3)
Government Levels Affected: No
Federalism Implications: No
Unfunded Mandates: Private Sector
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: Business
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
Legal Deadline
ActionDateFR Citation
Framework Document02/11/201378 FR 9631
Framework Document Comment Period End03/28/2013
Notice of Data Availability (NODA)02/11/201479 FR 8122
NODA Comment Period End03/13/2014
NPRM03/31/201580 FR 17222
NPRM Comment Period Extended05/20/201580 FR 28852
NPRM Comment Period End06/01/2015
NPRM Comment Period Extended End07/01/2015
Final Action01/15/201681 FR 2320
Final Action; Technical Correction01/27/201681 FR 4574
Final Action; Technical Correction Effective01/27/2016
Final Action Effective03/15/2016
Docket Details open glossary dialog  
Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Category: None
Type: Rulemaking
Program Office: Building Technologies Program (BT)

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Jul 01, 2015 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 05/20/2015
ID: EERE-2012-BT-STD-0047-0049
Comment Period Closed
Jul 01, 2015 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 03/31/2015
ID: EERE-2012-BT-STD-0047-0043
Comment Period Closed
Mar 13, 2014 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 02/11/2014
ID: EERE-2012-BT-STD-0047-0015
Comment Period Closed
Mar 28, 2013 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 02/11/2013
ID: EERE-2012-BT-STD-0047-0001
Comments Not Accepted
Posted: 01/27/2016
ID: EERE-2012-BT-STD-0047-0080

Supporting Documents

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Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 03/18/2016
ID: EERE-2012-BT-STD-0047-0081
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 01/25/2016
ID: EERE-2012-BT-STD-0047-0079
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 12/30/2015
ID: EERE-2012-BT-STD-0047-0075


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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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