Comments sought by DOE on exemption to cold-side energy consumption standards

June 25, 2018

The U.S Department of Energy (DOE) has published a Federal Register notice of petition for waiver from AHT Cooling Systems GmBH and AHT Cooling Systems USA Inc. AHT seeks an exemption from DOE’s test procedure for determining the energy consumption of commercial refrigerators, freezers, and refrigerator-freezers, and suggests an alternative approach. DOE is soliciting comments, data and information concerning the petition and a suggested alternate test procedure until July 5. Comments can be submitted using the Federal eRulemaking portal at docket for these waivers is EERE-2017-BT-WAV-0041.