Colorado considers appliance energy efficiency standards bill

Colorado’s General Assembly is considering a bill specifying that commercial dishwashers, fryers, hot food holding cabinets and steam cookers, along […]


NAFEM submits comments to EPA re: rulemaking process

On behalf of its members, NAFEM has responded to an advance notice of potential rulemaking from the Environmental Protection Agency […]


Be sure to submit compliance info to DOE

Manufacturers of foodservice equipment covered by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Appliance Standards Program must electronically submit compliance and certification […]


ENERGY STAR verification pilot update

Work continues to streamline the ENERGY STAR energy-efficiency verification testing by combining it with quarterly product-safety factory auditing. Leveraging the […]


NAFEM awaiting feedback from DOE on Energy Conversations Standards discussion

In March, NAFEM submitted comments in response to the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) to inform its Energy Conservation Standards Program Design. […]


ENERGY STAR ad-hoc project work continues

Building on the industry’s successful steam-cooker component inspection pilot program that combined ENERGY STAR energy-efficiency verification testing with quarterly product […]


Awaiting further information from California on Emissions

NAFEM continues to monitor for new information on California’s planned HFC prohibitions and NOx emission reductions. The California Air Resources […]


Walk-in Coolers/Freezers Energy Consumption Standards

Issue Overview The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has extended the deadline by when members must meet new energy consumption […]


DOE/NAM to help improve energy efficiency of U.S. manufacturers

The U.S. spends more than $200 billion dollars each year to power its manufacturing plants. To help U.S. manufacturers drive […]


NAFEM offers ideas to DOE for improving energy conservation standards program

As the Department of Energy (DOE) continues to evaluate how to best reduce companies’ costs for complying with energy conservation […]