Residential Dishwasher Specification Version 6.0

The ENERGY STAR specification for residential dishwashers 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 Melissa Fiffer, EPA, at fiffer.melissa@energystar.gov. To be added to the product development e-mail distribution list, please send your full contact information to appliances@energystar.gov. This webpage will be updated periodically as new information is received.  Please see the development process for creating the Final Test Method for Determining Residential Dishwasher Cleaning Performance.

ENERGY STAR Version 6.0 Final Residential Dishwashers Specification

Stakeholder Comments on the ENERGY STAR Residential Dishwasher Final Draft Version 6.0
AHAM Comments (PDF, 50 KB)
NRDC Comments (PDF, 159 KB)
Samsung Comments (PDF, 172 KB)

ENERGY STAR Version 6.0 Final Draft Residential Dishwasher Specification

EPA welcomes all partner and stakeholder feedback on the Final Draft specification. The deadline for comment is April 13, 2015. Comments are due via email to appliances@energystar.gov


Stakeholder Comments on the Demand Response Criteria Proposal
AHAM Comments (PDF, 41 KB)

Demand Response Criteria Proposal - December 19, 2014

EPA welcomes all partner and stakeholder feedback on the Demand Response Criteria Proposal. The deadline for comments is January 14, 2015. Comments are due via email to appliances@energystar.gov.


Stakeholder Comments on the ENERGY STAR Residential Dishwasher Draft 2 Version 6.0
AHAM Comments (PDF, 47 KB)
CEE Comments (PDF, 1.6 MB)
NRDC Comments (PDF, 156 KB)
UL Comments (PDF, 57 KB)

ENERGY STAR Version 6.0 Draft 2 Dishwasher Webinar

EPA and DOE hosted a webinar on July 9, 2014 to discuss the Draft 2 Version 6.0 specification and cleaning performance test method. Meeting materials are provided below.


ENERGY STAR Version 6.0 Draft 2 Residential Dishwasher Specification

EPA welcomes all partner and stakeholder feedback on the Draft 2 specification.  The deadline for comment is July 22, 2014.  Comments are due via email to appliances@energystar.gov.  EPA intends to host a webinar July 9, 2014 at 1 pm to discuss the Draft 2 specification.  Partners and stakeholder may register to participate by visiting GoToWebinar.


Stakeholder Comments on the ENERGY STAR Residential Dishwasher Draft 1 Version 6.0
AHAM Comments (PDF, 51 KB)
BSH Comments (PDF, 399 KB)
CEE Comments (PDF, 1.5 MB)
NRDC Comments (PDF, 32 KB)
Whirlpool Comments (PDF, 292 KB)

ENERGY STAR Stakeholder Webinar Meeting

EPA and DOE hosted a webinar on March 21, 2014 to discuss the Draft 1 Version 6.0 specification and cleaning performance test method. Meeting materials are provided below.


Product Specification Development Launch