DOE has issued a pre-publication Federal Register notice of proposed rulemaking (NOPR), which announces a public meeting for energy conservation standards for general service lamps (GSLs) (February 12, 2016). Comments on the NOPR are due 60 days after publication in the Federal Register.
DOE will hold a public meeting on Friday, April 1, 2016, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., in Washington, D.C.
The public meeting will be held at the U.S. Department of Energy, Forrestal Building, Room 1E-245, 1000 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C., 20585.
The meeting will also be broadcast as a webinar. Please register for the webinar here.
The general service lamps energy conservation standards rulemaking docket docket EERE–2013–BT–STD–0051 contains all notices, public comments, public meeting transcripts, and supporting documents. For the latest information on the planned timing of future DOE regulatory milestones, see the current Office of Management and Budget Unified Agenda of Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions. All planned dates are preliminary and subject to change.
|Preliminary Technical Support Document
Notice of Proposed Rulemaking
Energy conservation standards for general service lamps are authorized by Part A, the "Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products Other Than Automobiles" of Title III of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (EPCA), as amended. (42 U.S.C. 6291–6309) These appliances are treated as covered products under Part A. (42 U.S.C. 6291(2) and (30)(BB))