Room Air Conditioners Specification Version 3.0

The ENERGY STAR Version 3.0 specification for room air conditioners was finalized on June 22, 2012, and will take effect on October 1, 2013. Materials related to this revision process are provided below. Partners and other interested parties with questions or concerns regarding these materials or the revision process can contact Amanda Stevens, EPA, at stevens.amanda@epa.gov.

ENERGY STAR Final Version 3.1 Room Air Conditioner Specification – May 30, 2014

Stakeholder Comments on Draft, Version 3.1
AHAM Comments (41.6KB)
GE Comments (84.9KB)
UL Comments (96.5KB)

ENERGY STAR Draft Version 3.1 Room Air Conditioner Specification - April 17, 2014

EPA welcomes all partner and stakeholder feedback on the Draft Version 3.1 Specification. The deadline for comments is May 1, 2014. Comments are due via e-mail to appliances@energystar.gov.


Final Version 3.0 ENERGY STAR Specification for Room Air Conditioners - June 22, 2012

Stakeholder Comments on Final Draft, Version 3.0
AHAM Comments (63.8KB)
CEE Comments (317KB)

Final Draft ENERGY STAR Specification for Room Air Conditioners - May 16, 2012

EPA welcomes all partner and stakeholder feedback on the Final Draft Version 3.0 Specification. The deadline for comments is May 31, 2012. Comments are due via e-mail to appliances@energystar.gov.


Stakeholder Comments on ENERGY STAR Room Air Conditioners Draft 3 Version 3.0 Specification
AHAM Comments (64.8KB)
CEE Comments (69.4KB)
e-Radio Comments (1.48MB)
LG Comments (75.5KB)

ENERGY STAR Stakeholder Webinar Meeting - January 31, 2012

EPA hosted a webinar on January 31, 2012, to discuss the Draft 3 Version 3.0 specification. Meeting materials are provided below.


Draft 3 Version 3.0 ENERGY STAR Specification for Room Air Conditioners - January 23, 2012

EPA welcomes all partner and stakeholder feedback on the Draft 3 Version 3.0 specification. The deadline for comments is February 20, 2012. Comments are due via e-mail to appliances@energystar.gov. Additionally, EPA intends to host a webinar on Tuesday, January 31, 2012, at 10:00 am ET to discuss the Draft 3 Version 3.0 proposal and address stakeholder questions. To RSVP, please email appliances@energystar.gov by 5:00 pm ET on Friday, January 27, 2012.


Stakeholder Comments on ENERGY STAR Room Air Conditioners Draft 2 Version 3.0 Specification
AHAM Comments (46.5KB)
CEE Comments (157KB)
GE Comments (23.1KB)
Haier Comments (27.2KB)

ENERGY STAR Stakeholder Webinar Meeting - June 2, 2011

EPA hosted a webinar on June 2, 2011, to discuss the Draft 2 Version 3.0 specification. Meeting materials are provided below.


Draft 2 Version 3.0 ENERGY STAR Specification for Room Air Conditioners - May 17, 2011

Petition to ENERGY STAR on Smart Grid Enabled Appliances

The ENERGY STAR program received a petition in January 2011 from a joint coalition of stakeholders regarding smart grid enabled appliances. The petition and EPA's response, are provided below.


Stakeholder Comments on ENERGY STAR Room Air Conditioners Draft 1 3.0 Specification
AHAM Comments (41.8KB)
CEE Comments (86.8KB)
GE Comments (235KB)
Haier Comments (53.3KB)
Shecco Comments (2.18MB)

ENERGY STAR Stakeholder Webinar Meeting - January 11, 2011

EPA hosted a webinar on January 11, 2011, to discuss the Draft 1 Version 3.0 specification. Meeting materials are provided below.


Draft 1 Version 3.0 ENERGY STAR Specification for Room Air Conditioners - December 21, 2010

EPA welcomes all partner and stakeholder feedback on the Draft 1 Version 3.0 specification. The deadline for comments has been extended to January 26, 2011. Comments are due via e-mail to appliances@energystar.gov.

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