Ceiling Fans and Ceiling Fan Light Kits

March 15th 2013

On March 15, 2013 the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) published a notice of the availability of the framework document regarding energy conservation standards for ceiling fan light kits. (See 78 FR 16443.) DOE is initiating an energy conservation standard rulemaking for ceiling fans and ceiling fan light kits as required by the Energy Policy and Conservation Act. This rulemaking will consider amendments to the standards for these products to reflect technological advances.