The Department of Energy issued a pre-publication Federal Register notice of open meetings regarding the Commercial Heating, Ventilation, and Air-conditioning (HVAC), Water Heating (WH), and Refrigeration Certification Working Group. The purpose of the Commercial Certification Group is to undertake a negotiated rulemaking to discuss and, if possible, reach consensus on proposed certification requirements for commercial HVAC, WH, and refrigeration equipment, as authorized by the Energy Policy and Conservation Act of 1975, as amended.
Please note that meeting space is limited. Public attendees are encouraged to participate via webinar and phone. The new meeting dates include:
- August 28, 2013, from 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (EDT), at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Building Technologies Office, 950 L'Enfant Plaza, 6th Floor, Washington, DC 20024. To participate via webinar, please register for the Wednesday session.
- September 11-12, 2013, from 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (EDT), at the U.S. Department of Energy, Room GH-019, 1000 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20585. To participate via webinar, please register for both the Wednesday and Thursday sessions.