The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regularly updates ENERGY STAR product specifications. The following information includes some helpful reminders as you prepare for upcoming specification changes and manage your inventory of ENERGY STAR certified products.
Recent and upcoming specification activities include
- ENERGY STAR Commercial Ovens
ENERGY STAR is calling for commercial combination oven energy performance data. In response to partner requests for additional time to submit data, ENERGY STAR will accept submissions by January 25, 2019 in order to proceed with a version 3.0 specification revision. The product development webpage contains further details on this process including a background memo and template for data submissions. Please submit data to email@example.com. For any questions, please contact Tanja Crk, EPA, at (202) 566-1037 or firstname.lastname@example.org, and Adam Spitz, ICF, at (916) 231-7685 or Adam.Spitz@icf.com.
- ENERGY STAR Commercial Dishwashers
EPA is preparing to publish the ENERGY STAR Commercial Dishwashers Draft 1 Version 3.0 specification in Q1 2019. EPA has been working with manufacturers and other stakeholders throughout 2018 in preparation for the release of the Draft 1 Version 3.0. For more information on activities performed to date in preparation for this revision, visit the product development webpage. For any questions, please contact Tanja Crk, EPA, at (202) 566-1037 or email@example.com, and Adam Spitz, ICF, at (916) 231-7685 or Adam.Spitz@icf.com.
- ENERGY STAR Commercial Coffee Brewers Version 1.1
The ENERGY STAR Commercial Coffee Brewers Version 1.1 became effective on May 18, 2018. Additional information about certifying your commercial coffee brewer products for ENERGY STAR, including a list of EPA-recognized certification bodies, can be found by visiting energystar.gov/3rdpartycert.
- ENERGY STAR Automatic Commercial Ice Makers Version 3.0
The ENERGY STAR Automatic Commercial Ice Makers Version 3.0 became effective on January 28, 2018. Approximately 150 products are currently certified to version 3.0. Check out the current list of certified automatic commercial ice makers here.
For more information regarding the ENERGY STAR specification process or additional commercial food service (CFS) equipment updates, visit energystar.gov/productdevelopment.