Leading the Way: Continued Opportunities for New State Appliance and Equipment Efficiency Standards (Updated from A051)

Research Report A062


Steve Nadel, Andrew Delaski, Maggie Eldridge, and Jim Kliesch


Even with the passage of the Federal Energy Policy Act of 2005, there are substantial opportunities for states to enact new appliance and equipment standards. This report profiles standards opportunities for 15 products and provides historic context on prior state and federal standards-setting efforts.