DOE flags five additional Trump efficiency rules for review

February 22, 2021
The Biden Energy Department (DOE) is identifying five additional Trump-era energy efficiency rules for review and possible reversal because they could be inconsistent with the new administration’s climate and environment agenda. In a Feb. 19 memo , DOE’s Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy (EERE) floats a “preliminary” list of 13 rules it will review by the end of the year, pursuant to President Joe Biden’s executive order (EO) 13990, a climate-focused order he signed Jan. 20. Of the...

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