AGENCY: Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Department of Energy (DOE)
ACTION: Notice of proposed determination and request for comment by 19 October 2020
SUMMARY: The Energy Policy and Conservation Act, as amended ("EPCA"), directs DOE to determine whether standards for metal halide lamp fixtures ("MHLFs") should be amended. In this notice of proposed determination ("NOPD"), DOE has initially determined that the energy conservation standards for metal halide lamp fixtures do not need to be amended and also asks for comment on this proposed determination and associated analyses and results.
Meeting: DOE will hold a webinar on Thursday 27 August 2020, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. See section VII, "Public Participation," for webinar registration information, participant instructions, and information about the capabilities available to webinar participants. If no participants register for the webinar than it will be cancelled. DOE will hold a public meeting on this proposed determination if one is requested by 19 August 2020.
Comments: DOE will accept comments, data, and information regarding this NOPD no later than 19 October 2020.
Energy Conservation Program: Energy Conservation Standards for Metal Halide Lamp Fixtures; Request for Information published 1 July 2019:
This notice of proposed determination and request for comment as well as the 1 July 2019 request for information referenced above are identified by Docket Number EERE-2017-BT-STD-0016. The Docket Folder is available on Regulations.gov at https://www.regulations.gov/document?D=EERE-2017-BT-STD-0016, and provides access to primary and supporting documents as well as comments received. Documents are also accessible from Regulations.gov by searching the Docket Number. WTO Members and their stakeholders are asked to submit comments to the USA TBT Enquiry Point. Comments received by the USA TBT Enquiry Point from WTO Members and their stakeholders will be shared with the regulator and will also be submitted to the Docket on Regulations.gov if received within the comment period.
The Docket Folder for previous actions notified under the symbol G/TBT/N/USA/517 is identified by Docket Number EERE-2009-BT-STD-0018. It is accessible from Regulations.gov at https://www.regulations.gov/docket?D=EERE-2009-BT-STD-0018, and provides access to primary and supporting documents as well as comments received.