Printer Friendly

Legal-Major Ruling: Department of Energy: Energy Conservation Program: Energy Conservation Standards for Residential Refrigerators, Refrigerator-Freezers, and Freezers.

GAO-12-103R October 4, 2011

GAO reviewed the Department of Energy's (DOE) new rule on energy conservation standards for refrigerators, refrigerator-freezers, and freezers. GAO found that (1) the final rule adopts more stringent energy conservation standards for refrigerators, refrigerator-freezers, and freezers. DOE states that it has determined that the amended energy conservation standards for these products would result in the significant conservation of energy and are technologically feasible and economically justified; and (2) with the exception of the 60-delay in effective date, DOE complied with applicable requirements in promulgating the rule.

Categories: Major Ruling, Agency proceedings, DOE Energy Conservation Program, Energy conservation, Energy consumption, Energy planning, Federal Agency Major Rules, Federal regulations, Standards
COPYRIGHT 2011 Stonehenge International
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2011 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:General Accounting Office Reports & Testimony
Date:Nov 1, 2011
Words:112
Previous Article:Legal-Bid Protest Ruling: FedCon RKR JV LLC.
Next Article:E-Filing Tax Returns: Penalty Authority and Digitizing More Paper Return Data Could Increase Benefits.
Topics:

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2022 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters |