Department of Energy August 23, 2006 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products: Publication of the Petition for Waiver and Denial of the Application for Interim Waiver of LG Electronics From the Department of Energy Clothes Dryer Test Procedures
Document Number: E6-13945
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-08-23
Agency: Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Today's notice publishes a Petition for Waiver from LG Electronics Inc. (LG). This Petition (hereafter ``LG Petition'') requests a waiver from the Department of Energy (hereafter ``Department'' or ``DOE'') test procedures for residential clothes dryers. In addition, today's notice denies LG an Interim Waiver from the DOE test procedures applicable to residential clothes dryers. Today's notice also includes an alternate test procedure the Department may include in the Decision and Order, should the Department grant LG a waiver. The Department is soliciting comments, data, and information with respect to the LG Petition, LG's Application for Interim Waiver, and the proposed alternate test procedure.