Laboratory Grade Refrigerators and Freezers Version 2

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is currently developing a new ENERGY STAR product specification for laboratory grade refrigerators and freezers. Partners and other interested parties who would like to participate in this process are encouraged to contact labgraderefrigeration@energystar.gov. This web page will be updated periodically as new information is available. To be added to the product development email distribution list, please send your full contact information to labgraderefrigeration@energystar.gov.

ENERGY STAR Version 2.0 Laboratory Grade Refrigerators and Freezers Draft 2 Specification - February 15, 2024

ENERGY STAR Version 2.0 Laboratory Grade Refrigerators and Freezers Draft 1 Specification Comments - September 18, 2023

NYSERDA Comments (PDF, 316 KB)

Energy Solutions Comments (PDF, 796 KB)
Trane Comments (PDF, 243 KB)

ENERGY STAR Version 2.0 Laboratory Grade Refrigerators and Freezers Draft 1 Specification Webinar - August 28, 2023

ENERGY STAR Version 2.0 Laboratory Grade Refrigerators and Freezers Draft 1 Specification Webinar Slides (PDF, 494 KB)

ENERGY STAR Version 2.0 Laboratory Grade Refrigerators and Freezers Draft 1 Specification - August 21, 2023 

ENERGY STAR Version 2.0 Lab Grade Refrigerators and Freezers Draft 1 Cover Memo (PDF, 105 KB) ENERGY STAR Version 2.0 Lab Grade Refrigerators and Freezers Draft 1 Specification (PDF, 183 KB) ENERGY STAR Version 2.0 Lab Grade Refrigerators and Freezers Draft 1 Data Package (EXCEL, 92 KB)

ENERGY STAR Version 2.0 Laboratory Grade Refrigerators and Freezers Launch - April 3, 2023