Water Coolers Specification Version 2.0

Water Coolers Specification Version 2.0

The Version 2.0 ENERGY STAR specification for Water Coolers has been finalized and will take effect on February 1, 2014. 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 Paul Karaffa, EPA, at Karaffa.Paul@epa.gov.

To be added to the ENERGY STAR contact list, stakeholders are encouraged to email watercoolers@energystar.gov with their contact information.  Manufacturers may elect to have their ENERGY STAR recognized certification body (CB) certify their eligible products to the Version 2.0 requirements starting May 9, 2013. 

Webinar Training for ENERGY STAR Certification to the Version 2.0 Water Coolers Specification – December 12, 2013

EPA held a webinar for EPA-recognized certification bodies (CBs) and water cooler manufacturing partners on Thursday, December 12th. The slide deck is provided below.

Water Cooler Final Draft Specification – March 26, 2013
Water Cooler Draft 2 Specification – January 9, 2013
Water Coolers Draft 1 V 2.0 Specification Webinar — September 27, 2012
Water Cooler Final Draft Test Method - July 3, 2012
Water Cooler Draft 2 Test Method Webinar - February 16, 2012
Water Cooler Draft 2 Test Method - February 3, 2012
Stakeholder Comments on the Stage 1 Draft ENERGY STAR Water Cooler Test Procedure
IBWA Comments (18.3KB)
MTN Comments (125KB)
Water Cooler Test Procedure Changes Webinar - June 7, 2011
Stage 1 Draft ENERGY STAR Water Cooler Test Procedure - May 31, 2011
ENERGY STAR Water Cooler Test Procedure Changes Memo - May 18, 2011