DOE Publishes Notice of Final Rule for Microwave Oven Standby and Off Mode Standards

June 17, 2013

The Department of Energy (DOE) has published a Federal Register notice of final rule establishing amended energy conservation standards for microwave ovens in the standby and off modes. 78 FR 36316 (June 17, 2013). This email updates a previous email announcing DOE’s issuance of this notice.

  • Find more information on the rulemaking, including milestones, statutory authority, rulemaking documents, and any other related rulemakings.
  • All notices, public comments, public meeting transcripts, and supporting documents associated with this rulemaking are included in Docket No. EERE-2011-BT-STD-0048.
  • Find product information about current standards and test procedures; recent product updates; waivers, exceptions, and exemptions; the statutory authority; historical information; and contact information.