DOE Issues Test Procedure Final Rule & Publishes Energy Conservation Standards NOPR for Electric Motors

December 6, 2013

The Department of Energy (DOE) has issued a pre-publication Federal Register final rule regarding test procedures for electric motors. For more information, please visit the rulemaking page.

  • Test Procedure: All notices, public comments, public meeting transcripts, and supporting documents associated with this rulemaking are included in Docket No. EERE-2012-BT-TP-0043.

DOE has also published a notice of proposed rulemaking (NOPR) regarding energy conservation standards for certain commercial and industrial electric motors, under subpart B of Title 10 of the Code of Federal Regulations, Part 431, including a number of different groups of electric motors that DOE has not previously regulated. 78 FR 73590 (December 6, 2013). For more information, including the public meeting date and comment deadline, please visit the rulemaking page.

  • Energy Conservation Standard: All notices, public comments, public meeting transcripts, and supporting documents associated with this rulemaking are included in Docket No. EERE-2010-BT-STD-0027.