Trump Blocks Biden From Increasing Energy Efficiency Standards

Jan. 14, 2021, 2:55 PM

The incoming Biden administration will be blocked from increasing energy efficiency requirements for furnaces, water heaters and boilers under a final Energy Department rule made public Thursday.

  • The final “interpretive rule” was requested by groups such as the American Gas Association, American Public Gas Association, National Propane Gas Association, Natural Gas Supply Association and Spire Inc., the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy and the Appliance Standards Awareness Project say in statement

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