Advocates flag DOE’s missed deadlines on efficiency rules

December 13, 2021
Efficiency advocates are highlighting the fact that the Biden administration’s just-issued Unified Agenda of upcoming rulemakings confirms that the Department of Energy (DOE) will miss its year-end deadline to revisit several Trump-era rules that eased the department’s efficiency standards program. “It’s alarming that DOE doesn’t have a plan to undo the Trump roadblocks and rollbacks by the administration’s year-end deadline,” says Andrew deLaski, executive director of the Appliance Standards Awareness Project (ASAP), an energy efficiency group. President Joe Biden asked...

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