Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products: Test Procedures for Residential Furnaces and Boilers (Standby Mode and Off Mode)

Docket ID: EERE-2008-BT-TP-0020
Agency: Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Office (EERE)
Parent Agency: Department of Energy (DOE)
Test procedures for residential furnaces and boilers will be amended to include standby mode and off mode energy consumption, taking into consideration the most current versions of standards of the International Electrotechnical Commission, unless the Secretary determines that current test procedures are fully adequate or to do so would be technically infeasible.
RIN: 1904-AB89
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 10 CFR 430
Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant
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Publication Period: Fall 2010
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Completed Action
Major Rule: No
Legal Authorities: 42 USC 6295(gg)(2)(B)
Government Levels Affected: Local, State
Federalism Implications: No
Unfunded Mandates: No
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: No
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Energy Effects: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
Legal Deadline
ActionDateFR Citation
NPRM07/27/200974 FR 36959
NPRM Comment Period End10/13/2009
Supplemental NPRM04/05/201075 FR 17075
SNPRM Comment Period End04/20/2010
Final Action10/02/201075 FR 64621
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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
Apr 27, 2010 11:59 PM ET
Posted: 04/20/2010
ID: EERE-2008-BT-TP-0020-0003
Comment Period Closed
Apr 27, 2010 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 04/05/2010
ID: EERE-2008-BT-TP-0020-0002
Comment Period Closed
Oct 13, 2009 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 07/27/2009
ID: EERE-2008-BT-TP-0020-0001
Comments Not Accepted
Posted: 04/11/2011
ID: EERE-2008-BT-TP-0020-0052
Comment Period Closed
Posted: 03/31/2011
ID: EERE-2008-BT-TP-0020-0027

Supporting Documents

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Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 01/11/2011
ID: EERE-2008-BT-TP-0020-0010
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 01/11/2011
ID: EERE-2008-BT-TP-0020-0007
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 01/11/2011
ID: EERE-2008-BT-TP-0020-0008


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