Central Air Conditioner and Air Source Heat Pump Specification Version 6.0

The ENERGY STAR specification for Central Air Conditioners and Air-Source Heat Pumps is currently under revision. 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 Abigail Daken, EPA, at Daken.Abigail@epa.gov. This webpage will be updated periodically as new information is received.

DRAFT Cold Climate Heat Pump CVP Webinar - April 13, 2020

Comment Deadline Extended: ENERGY STAR Cold Climate Heat Pump CVP - April 9, 2020

Draft ENERGY STAR Cold Climate Heat Pump Controls Verification Procedure (CVP) - April 1, 2020

Stakeholder Comments on the Draft 2 Version 6.0 Specification – February 28, 2020
AHRI HRAI Comments (PDF, 295 KB)
BHEC Comments (PDF, 337 KB)
CA IOU Comments (PDF, 560 KB)
Carrier Comments (PDF, 698 KB)
NEEP Comments (PDF, 750 KB)
Goodman Comments (PDF, 535 KB)
Lennox Comments (PDF, 436 KB)
LG Electronics Comments (PDF, 242 KB)
NRDC Comments (PDF, 101 KB)
Rheem Comments (PDF, 174 KB)
Samsung Comments (PDF, 136 KB)

ENERGY STAR Central Air Conditioner and Air-Source Heat Pump Version 6.0 Draft 2 Webinar - February 11, 2020

ENERGY STAR Central Air Conditioner and Air-Source Heat Pump Version 6.0 Draft 2 Specification

Central Air Conditioner and Air-Source Heat Pump ESPPM Stakeholder Meeting – September 12, 2019

The recording of the presentation can be accessed here.


Central Air Conditioner and Air-Source Heat Pump Limited Topic Proposal Webinar – August 19, 2019

Central Air Conditioner and Air-Source Heat Pump Limited Topic Proposal on Connected Criteria – July 29, 2019

Stakeholder Comments on the Draft 1 Version 6.0 Specification – May 23, 2018
AHRI HRAI Comments (PDF, 544 KB)
Carrier Comments (PDF, 531 KB)
CEE Comments (PDF, 1.6 MB)
Ingersoll Rand Comments (PDF, 394 KB)
JCI Comments (PDF, 173 KB)
Lennox Comments (PDF, 285 KB)
LG Electronics (PDF, 129 KB)
NEEA Comments (PDF, 129 KB)
NEEP Comments (PDF, 243 KB)
NRDC Comments (PDF, 150 KB)
Rheem Comments (PDF, 536 KB)

Draft 1 Version 6.0 Central Air Conditioner and Air-Source Heat Pump Webinar – May 10, 2019

Webinar Date Change – Central Air Conditioner and Air-Source Heat Pump Memo

ENERGY STAR Central Air Conditioner and Air-Source Heat Pump Version 6.0 Draft 1 Specification

Stakeholder Comments on the Version 6.0 Discussion Guide - September 21, 2018
AHRI Comments (PDF, 573 KB)
Carrier Comments (PDF, 179 KB)
EPRI Comments (PDF, 601 KB)
Lennox Comments (PDF, 136 KB)
LG Comments (PDF, 137 KB)
NEEP Comments (PDF, 227 KB)
NRDC Comments (PDF, 184 KB)

ENERGY STAR Residential Air Source Heat Pump and Central Air Conditioner Equipment Version 6.0 Discussion Guide - August 3, 2018

Comment period extended to September 21, 2018.