September ’23 at-a-glance … energy

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has published a Federal Register notice amending the test procedures for commercial refrigerators, refrigerator-freezers, and […]


August ’23 at-a-glance … energy

Leaving no stone unturned, NAFEM, the Air-Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) and the National Automatic Merchandising Association (NAMA) met […]


July ’23 at-a-glance … energy

In its comments to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) on proposed energy-conservation standards for automatic commercial ice makers (ACIM), […]


June ’23 at-a-glance … energy

As a reminder, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently issued key documents detailed below. PublicationStatusProposed energy-conservation standards for automatic […]


May ’23 at-a-glance … energy

DOE issued a pre-publication NOPR  addressing energy-conservation standards for dishwashers. DOE will accept comments up to 60 days after the […]


April ’23 at-a-glance … energy

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) issued a notice of proposed rulemaking (NOPR) pertaining to energy-efficiency standards for miscellaneous refrigeration […]


March ’23 at-a-glance … energy

NAFEM is in conversation with the Colorado Restaurant Association (CRA) about Colorado House Bill 23-1161 that would require certain products […]


February ’23 at-a-glance … energy

NAFEM and its members had a productive conversation with U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) representatives about commercial refrigeration equipment (CRE) […]


December ’22 at-a-glance … energy

In July, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) published a preliminary Technical Support Document (pTSD) regarding potential energy-conservation standards for […]


November ’22 at-a-glance … energy

A recent roundtable discussion with the Small Business Administration (SBA) Office of Advocacy (Advocacy) provided the industry with an opportunity […]