Reinventing the Wheel... DOE Style
- DOE RULES ON EFFICIENCY. // Appliance Design;Dec2005, Vol. 53 Issue 12, p9
This article reports on a ruling from the U.S. Department of Energy instructing the manufacturers of electric appliances to create products that are energy-efficient. Appliances that must use less energy are enumerated.
- New DOE procedures, policies for appliance standards... // Appliance Manufacturer;Nov96, Vol. 44 Issue 11, p16
Presents the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) publication of an interpretative rule in the Federal Register that lays out the procedures and policies that will serve as a guide for establishing new or revised appliance-efficiency standards. Contents of the procedures; Plans of DOE.
- Wake up, DOE official says: Efficiency standards are due. // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;5/23/94, Vol. 192 Issue 4, p18
Reports on the Department of Energy's (DOE) development of federal efficiency standards on major appliances. DOE appliance standards division program manager Cyrus Nasseri's outline of the standards; Appliances covered by the standards; Comments period manufacturers; Energy saving and...
- Energy Conservation Program: Compliance Date Regarding the Test Procedures for Walk-In Coolers and Freezers and the Certification for Metal Halide Lamp Ballasts and Fixtures. Hogan, Kathleen B. // Federal Register;10/21/2011, Vol. 76 Issue 204, p65362
The article discusses the final rule issued by the U.S. Department of Energy on the compliance date by which manufacturers must start to use portions of a test procedure for walk-in coolers and freezers and the certification for metal halide lamp ballasts and fixtures. It also offers a...
- Report: N.H. lacking in energy efficiency. Callahan, Kathleen // New Hampshire Business Review;11/5/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 23, p36
The article focuses on the study conducted by American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy, a nonprofit organization based in Washington D.C. on energy efficiency in the U.S. It mentions that New Hampshire has garnered the ranking 22nd overall which is better than the national average. The...
- Light Bulb Wars, Part Trois. Horne, Bob // Lighting Design & Application;Nov2011, Vol. 41 Issue 11, p22
The article focuses on the Model Lighting Ordinance (MLO) and energy bills in the U.S. It says that the MLO can be offered as a model to develop a bill which can be considered pre-approved by some of the stakeholders. It adds that the Implementation of National Consensus Appliance Agreements Act...
- Appliance standards and the welfare of poor families. Soft, Steven // Energy Journal;1993, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p123
Discusses Sutherland's assertion that United States federal appliance standards cause a welfare loss that falls heavily on poor families. Questions on the magnitude of the effect; Discount rates imposed by the standard.
- CEE receives government grant. // Appliance Manufacturer;Mar1995, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p22
Reports the grant to the Consortium for Energy Efficiency by the Department of Energy to promote `Golden Carrot' initiatives regarding high-efficiency home appliances.
- DOE Pilot Program Hates Homes. // Qualified Remodeler;Dec2010, Vol. 36 Issue 12, p12
The article reports on the Home Energy Score Pilot program by the U.S. Department of Energy.