Proposed correction of Direct Final Rule Regarding Energy Conservation Standards for Residential Clothes Dryers and Room Air Conditioners

Docket ID: EERE-2013-BT-STD-0020
Agency: Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Office (EERE)
Parent Agency: Department of Energy (DOE)
This rulemaking corrects the direct final rule published April 21, 2011, establishing amended energy conservation standards for residential clothes dryers and room air conditioners. DOE erroneously specified the maximum cooling capacity limits for two product classes of room air conditioners without reverse cycle and with louvered sides.
RIN: 1904-AC98
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 19 CFR 430.32(b)
Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant
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Publication Period: Fall 2013
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Completed Action
Major Rule: No
Legal Authorities: 42 USC 6295(c)
Legal Deadlines: None
Government Levels Affected: No
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
NPRM04/08/201378 FR 20842
NPRM Comment Period End05/08/2013
Final Action07/16/201378 FR 42389
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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
May 08, 2013 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 04/08/2013
ID: EERE-2013-BT-STD-0020-0001
Comments Not Accepted
Posted: 07/16/2013
ID: EERE-2013-BT-STD-0020-0004

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Agency Contact
Stephen Witkowski
Office of Building Technologies Program, EE-2J
1000 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585
Washington, DC 20585
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