U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Building Technologies Office – Appliance & Equipment Standards
Refrigerated Beverage Vending Machines
This page describes rulemaking activities and regulations for refrigerated beverage vending machines.
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is required to establish energy conservation standards for refrigerated bottled or canned beverage vending machines by the Energy Policy and Conservation Act, as amended in section 135(c)(4) of the Energy Policy Act of 2005. (42 U.S.C. 6295 (v)(1)-(3)).
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Energy Conservation Standards Rulemaking
Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR)
Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANOPR)
- Test Procedures for Certain Consumer Products and Certain Commercial and Industrial Equipment; Technical Amendment to Energy Conservation Standards for Certain Consumer Products and Certain Commercial and Industrial Equipment; Final Rule, Federal Register, 71 FR 71340, December 8, 2006
- Test Procedures for Refrigerated Beverage Vending Machines and Commercial Refrigerators, Freezers and Refrigerator-Freezers; Supplemental Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, Federal Register, 71 FR 58308, October 3, 2006
- Test Procedures for Consumer Products and Certain Commercial and Industrial Equipment: Certification, Compliance and Enforcement Requirements for Consumer Products, and for Certain Commercial and Industrial Equipment; Technical Amendment; Proposed Rule Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, Federal Register, 71 FR 42178, July 25, 2006