U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
WIP – Technical Assistance Resources
Appliance Efficiency and Standards
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) sets the minimum appliance standards and test procedures for a wide range of residential and commercial appliances and equipment. The DOE continually upgrades these federal standards to the maximum level of energy efficiency that is technically feasible and economically justified. The best practices, project resources, and other tools identified below can assist you in incorporating these federal standards into your appliance programs.