10 CFR 429.15 - Room air conditioners.

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§ 429.15 Room air conditioners.
(a) Sampling plan for selection of units for testing.
(1) The requirements of § 429.11 are applicable to room air conditioners; and
(2) For each basic model of room air conditioners, a sample of sufficient size shall be randomly selected and tested to ensure that—
(i) Any represented value of estimated annual operating cost, energy consumption or other measure of energy consumption of a basic model for which consumers would favor lower values shall be greater than or equal to the higher of:
(A) The mean of the sample, where:
or,
(B) The upper 971/2 percent confidence limit (UCL) of the true mean divided by 1.05, where:
and
(ii) Any represented value of the energy efficiency ratio or other measure of energy consumption of a basic model for which consumers would favor higher values shall be less than or equal to the lower of:
(A) The mean of the sample, where:
or,
(B) The lower 971/2 percent confidence limit (LCL) of the true mean divided by 0.95, where:
(b) Certification reports.
(1) The requirements of § 429.12 are applicable to room air conditioners; and
(2) Pursuant to § 429.12(b)(13), a certification report shall include the following public product-specific information: The energy efficiency ratio (EER in British thermal units per Watt-hour (Btu/W-h)), cooling capacity in British thermal units per hour (Btu/h), and the electrical power input in watts (W).
[76 FR 12451, Mar. 7, 2011; 76 FR 24763, May 2, 2011]

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  • 2014-07-03; vol. 79 # 128 - Thursday, July 3, 2014
    1. 79 FR 38130 - Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products: Energy Conservation Standards for Residential Furnace Fans
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      DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
      Final rule.
      The effective date of this rule is September 2, 2014. Compliance with the prescribed standards established for residential furnace fans in this final rule is required on and after July 3, 2019.
      10 CFR Parts 429 and 430

Title 10 published on 2014-01-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 10 CFR 429 after this date.

  • 2014-07-03; vol. 79 # 128 - Thursday, July 3, 2014
    1. 79 FR 37963 - Appliance Standards and Rulemaking Federal Advisory Committee: Cancellation of Open Meetings
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      DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
      Notice of cancellation of open meetings.
      The open meetings scheduled for July 23, July 24, and July 25, 2014 are cancelled.
      10 CFR Part 429