Room Air Conditioners Specification Version 4

The ENERGY STAR specification for room air conditioners is being considered for revision.  Materials related to this revision process are provided below.  Partners or other interested parties with questions or concerns regarding these materials or the revision process can contact appliances@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.

ENERGY STAR Draft Version 4.2 Room Air Conditioners Specification – October 26, 2020
ENERGY STAR Final Version 4.1 Room Air Conditioners – July 30, 2018
Stakeholder Comments on the Draft Version 4.1 ENERGY STAR Room Air Conditioners Specification
AHAM Comments (PDF, 148 KB)
Draft Version 4.1 ENERGY STAR Room Air Conditioners Specification - May 31, 2018
Final ENERGY STAR Test Method for Room Air Conditioners to Validate Demand Response – June 7, 2017
ENERGY STAR draft Final Test Method for Room Air Conditioners to Validate Demand Response – May 5, 2017
Stakeholder Comments on the ENERGY STAR draft Test Method for Room Air Conditioners to Validate Demand Response
AHAM Comments (PDF, 145 KB)
GE Comments (PDF, 313 KB)
ENERGY STAR Test Method for Room Air Conditioner to Validate Demand Response Webinar – February 22, 2017
ENERGY STAR draft Test Method for Room Air Conditioners to Validate Demand Response – February 9, 2017
ENERGY STAR Final Version 4.0 Room Air Conditioners – February 20, 2015
Stakeholder Comments on the Room Air Conditioner Final Draft Version 4.0 Specification
AHAM Comments (PDF, 47 KB)
CEE Comments (PDF, 2.4 MB)
LG Comments (PDF, 80 KB)
Midea Comments (PDF, 29 KB)
NRDC Comments (PDF, 44 KB)
ENERGY STAR Final Draft Version 4.0 Room Air Conditioners – January 15, 2015
ENERGY STAR Draft 1 Version 4.0 Room Air Conditioner Webinar
Stakeholder Comments on the Room Air Conditioner Draft 1 Version 4.0 Specification
ACEEE Comments (PDF, 114 KB)
AHAM Comments (PDF, 54 KB)
Friedrich Comments (PDF, 218 KB)
NRDC Comments (PDF, 44 KB)
UL Comments (PDF, 16 KB)
Draft 1 Version 4.0 ENERGY STAR Specification for Room Air Conditioners - October 28, 2014
Stakeholder Comments on the Room Air Conditioner Framework Document
AHAM Comments (PDF, 51 KB)
Friedrich Comments (PDF, 40 KB)
Haier Comment (PDF, 153 KB)
Kenmore Comments (PDF, 80 KB)
Midea Comments (PDF, 338 KB)
NRDC Comments (PDF, 129 KB)
Whirlpool Comments (PDF, 372 KB)
ENERGY STAR Framework Document – November 4, 2013