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Advanced Clothes Dryers Development

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has released final updates to the Advanced Clothes Dryers 2014 Emerging Technology Award Criteria for electric clothes dryers. Performance criteria for gas dryers is currently in development, and the Agency recently sent out draft requirements to stakeholders for comment.

The 2014 Award winners will be announced on a rolling basis once documentation is verified and approved by EPA and products are available for U.S. sale. Product submittals and other information requests can be sent to emergingtech@energystar.gov.

Draft Advanced Gas Clothes Dryers ENERGY STAR Emerging Technology Award Requirements – May 13, 2014

EPA welcomes all partner and industry stakeholder feedback on the Draft Award requirements for gas dryers. Comments are due via e-mail to emergingtech@energystar.gov by May 28, 2014.

Draft Advanced Clothes Dryers ENERGY STAR Emerging Technology Award Requirements – April 21, 2014

EPA welcomes all partner and industry stakeholder feedback on the Draft Award requirements. Comments are due via e-mail to emergingtech@energystar.gov by May 5, 2014.

Draft Advanced Clothes Dryers ENERGY STAR Emerging Technology Award Requirements – March 11, 2014

EPA welcomes all partner and industry stakeholder feedback on the Draft Award requirements. Comments are due via e-mail to emergingtech@energystar.gov by April 1, 2014.

Call for Nominations: 2014 Award PDF (61KB)

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Final Advanced Clothes Dryers ENERGY STAR Emerging Technology Award Requirements — February 9, 2012

Draft Advanced Clothes Dryers ENERGY STAR Emerging Technology Award Requirements — January 4, 2012

EPA welcomes all partner and industry stakeholder feedback on the Draft Award requirements. Comments are due via e-mail to emergingtech@energystar.gov by January 20, 2012. Please note that this is the last opportunity to comment prior to finalization.

Draft Heat Pump Clothes Dryers ENERGY STAR Emerging Technology Award Requirements — September 13, 2011

EPA welcomes all partner and industry stakeholder feedback on the Draft Award requirements. Comments are due via e-mail to emergingtech@energystar.gov by October 10, 2011.

Call for Nominations — 2012 ENERGY STAR Emerging Technology Award PDF (63KB)

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