EPA Extends Energy Star Comment Deadline

August 9th, 2013 by DWM Magazine

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released the Final Draft Version 6.0 Energy Star Specification for Residential Doors, Windows and Skylights on July 31 and several comment response documents. Since that time, some stakeholders have requested additional time to submit their comments on the final draft criteria, thus EPA is extending the comment period to Friday, September 6, 2013. Comments must be submitted to EPA no later than this date to windows@energystar.gov.


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  1. Unless the Energy Star program is mandatory for new construction homes what is the point in making the performance values more stringent? Most all Builders in the Southern market are electing to not build under the Energy Star format.

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