Energy

EPA and NAFEM collaborating on ENERGY STAR verification enhancement

At a recent meeting with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Agency agreed to explore the expansion of a successful, […]


03.23.2018

NAFEM recommends energy conservation standards program improvements

Late this month, NAFEM submitted comments in response to DOE’s request for information to inform its Energy Conservation Standards Program Design. DOE […]


03.23.2018

NAFEM has a “seat at the table” as DOE creates energy efficiency standards

It’s clear from everything going on in the foodservice equipment industry that energy-efficiency standards are not only here to stay, […]


03.23.2018

Increasing importance of energy efficiency standards

NAFEM’s Barnes & Thornburg partners Jeff Longworth and Tammy Helminski have published Enforcement Turns Up the Heat on Energy Efficiency. The […]


03.23.2018

NAFEM provides input to process for appliance standards development

Issue Overview NAFEM has responded to a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Request for Information (RFI) to assist in identifying potential modifications […]


03.15.2018

NAFEM provides input to process for appliance standards development

Issue Overview NAFEM has responded to a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Request for Information (RFI) to assist in identifying potential modifications […]


03.15.2018

Public Utilities Commission withdraws proposed moratorium on natural gas connections

The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) has withdrawn resolution G-3536 directing SoCalGas to place a moratorium on the installation of new natural […]


02.26.2018

Your ENERGY STAR program feedback

Recently, the House Committee on Energy and Commerce asked for ways to make the ENERGY STAR program more efficient. We […]


02.26.2018

DOE requests input on energy conservation standards

The DOE has requested information around the U.S. Appliance and Equipment Energy Conservation Standards. Comments are due March 26. DOE is looking […]


02.26.2018

Commercial Refrigeration Energy Consumption Standards

Issue Overview The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) issued a final rule in March 2014 setting more stringent daily energy […]


01.21.2018