Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products: Test Procedure for Fluorescent Lamp Ballasts (Active Mode)

Docket ID: EERE-2009-BT-TP-0016
Agency: Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Office (EERE)
Parent Agency: Department of Energy (DOE)
As required by the Energy Policy and Conservation Act, as amended by National Appliance Energy Conservation Amendments of 1987, DOE is reviewing and updating energy conservation standards to reflect technological advances. All energy efficiency standards must be technologically feasible and economically justified. DOE is amending the existing test procedure for fluorescent lamp ballasts in support of the ongoing energy conservation standard rulemaking.
RIN: 1904-AB99
Impacts and Effects: Energy
CFR Citation: 10 CFR 430
Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant
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Publication Period: Spring 2011
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Completed Action
Major Rule: No
Legal Authorities: 42 USC 6293(b)(1)
Legal Deadlines: None
Government Levels Affected: Local, State
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
NPRM03/24/201075 FR 14288
NPRM Comment Period End06/07/2010
Supplemental NPRM11/24/201075 FR 71570
Supplemental NPRM Comment Period End12/27/2010
Final Action05/04/201176 FR 25211
Final Action Effective06/03/2011
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Related RINs: 1904-AD58
Related Dockets: None
Category: Consumer Products
Type: Rulemaking
Program Office: Building Technologies Program (BT)

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Jan 04, 2016 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 11/04/2015
ID: EERE-2009-BT-TP-0016-0032
Comment Period Closed
Mar 09, 2015 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 01/06/2015
ID: EERE-2009-BT-TP-0016-0026
Comment Period Closed
Nov 20, 2014 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 10/21/2014
ID: EERE-2009-BT-TP-0016-0024
Comment Period Closed
Dec 27, 2010 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 11/24/2010
ID: EERE-2009-BT-TP-0016-0017
Comment Period Closed
Jun 07, 2010 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 03/24/2010
ID: EERE-2009-BT-TP-0016-0001

Supporting Documents

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Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 05/23/2010
ID: EERE-2009-BT-TP-0016-0004
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 05/23/2010
ID: EERE-2009-BT-TP-0016-0006
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 05/23/2010
ID: EERE-2009-BT-TP-0016-0008


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Comments Received*
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Agency Contact
Tina Kaarsberg
Office of Building Technologies Program, EE-2J
1000 Independence Ave., SW.
Washington, DC 20585
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