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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  • 2015-01-05; vol. 80 # 2 - Monday, January 5, 2015
    1. 80 FR 144 - Energy Conservation Program: Alternative Efficiency Determination Methods and Compliance for Commercial HVAC, Refrigeration, and Water Heating Equipment
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      DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
      Final rule.
      Effective: February 4, 2015.
      10 CFR Part 429

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  • 2015-05-20; vol. 80 # 97 - Wednesday, May 20, 2015
    1. 80 FR 28850 - Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products and Certain Commercial and Industrial Equipment: Test Procedures for Consumer and Commercial Water Heaters
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      DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
      Reopening of the public comment period and announcement of public meeting.
      Comments: The comment period for the NOPR for the Conversion Factor for Test Procedures for Consumer and Certain Commercial Water Heaters published on April 14, 2015 (80 FR 20116), is reopened. DOE will accept comments, data, and information regarding this NOPR before and after the public meeting, but no later than June 15, 2015. Meeting: DOE will hold a public meeting on Thursday, May 28, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., in Washington, DC. The meeting will also be broadcast as a webinar.
      10 CFR Parts 429, 430, and 431