Energy Efficiency Standards for Pool Heaters, Direct Heating Equipment and Water Heaters (EE-2006-STD-0129)

Docket ID: EERE-2006-STD-0129
Agency: Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Office (EERE)
Parent Agency: Department of Energy (DOE)
The Energy Policy and Conservation Act, as amended, establishes initial energy efficiency standard levels for many types of major residential appliances and generally requires DOE to undertake two subsequent rulemakings, at specified times, to determine whether the existing standard for a covered product should be amended. This is the initial review of the statutory standards for pool heaters and direct heating equipment. This is the second review for water heaters.
RIN: 1904-AA90
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 10 CFR 430
Priority: Economically Significant
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Publication Period: Fall 2010
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Completed Action
Major Rule: Yes
Legal Authorities: 42 USC 6295(e)
Government Levels Affected: Local, State
Federalism Implications: No
Unfunded Mandates: Private Sector
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: Business
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Energy Effects: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
Legal Deadline
ActionDateFR Citation
Notice: Public Meeting, Framework Document Availability11/24/200671 FR 67825
Notice: Public Meeting, Data Availability01/13/200974 FR 1643
NPRM12/11/200974 FR 65852
NPRM Comment Period End02/09/2010
Final Action04/16/201075 FR 2012
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Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Category: Energy Efficiency Standards
Legacy Id: EE-2006-STD-0129
Type: Rulemaking
Program Office: Building Technologies Program (BT)

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Feb 09, 2010 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 12/14/2009
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0129-0004
Comment Period Closed
Mar 16, 2009 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 01/13/2009
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0129-0003
Comment Period Closed
Feb 13, 2007 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 01/30/2007
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0129-0002
Comment Period Closed
Jan 30, 2007 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 11/24/2006
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0129-0001
Comment Period Closed
Posted: 06/22/2011
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0129-0107

Supporting Documents

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Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 06/25/2012
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0129-0170
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 07/05/2011
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0129-0164
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 07/05/2011
ID: EERE-2006-STD-0129-0156


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Comments Received*
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Final Rule
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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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