TITLE: Energy Conservation Program: Test Procedure for Battery Chargers
AGENCY: Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Department of Energy
ACTION: Request for information
SUMMARY: The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is initiating a data collection process through this request for information (RFI) to consider whether to amend DOE's test procedure for battery chargers. As part of this request, DOE seeks comment and data on whether there have been changes in product testing methodology or new products on the market since the last test procedure update that may necessitate amending the test procedure for battery chargers. To inform interested parties and to facilitate this process, DOE has also gathered data, identifying several issues described in detail in this document that are associated with the currently applicable test procedures on which DOE is interested in receiving comment. DOE welcomes written comments from the public on any subject within the scope of this document (including topics not raised in this request), as well as the submission of data and other relevant information.
Written comments and information will be accepted on or before 3 June 2020.
The docket folder on Regulations.gov provides access to primary and supporting documents for this request for information as well as the comments received: https://www.regulations.gov/docket?D=EERE-2020-BT-TP-0012.
The docket folder for the Energy Conservation Program’s rulemaking on Test Procedure for Battery Chargers is available on Regulations.gov, and provides access to additional relevant primary and supporting documents, as well as comments received: https://www.regulations.gov/docket?D=EERE-2014-BT-TP-0044.