bulk boiler energy efficiency test regulations

Notice of Petition for Waiver From Superior Boiler Works ...

Apr 15 2016 · 1. Paragraph 431.86 Uniform test method for the measurement of energy efficiency of commercial packaged boilers. This section requirements that boilers be tested using the provisions of HI BTS-2000. We propose to use the newly published AHRI Standard 1500 2015 Standard for Performance Rating of Commercial Space Heating .

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Standards and Test Procedures | Department of Energy

The Department of Energy (DOE) establishes energy-efficiency standards for certain appliances and equipment and currently covers more than 60 different products. Authority to undertake this effort was granted by Congress and DOE follows a four-phase process when reviewing existing and developing ...

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Federal Register :: Notice of Petition for Waiver From ...

Apr 15 2016 · 1. Paragraph 431.86 Uniform test method for the measurement of energy efficiency of commercial packaged boilers. This section requires the boilers be tested using the provisions of HI BTS-2000. We propose to use the newly published AHRI 1500 2015 Standard for Performance Rating of Commercial Space Heating .

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10 CFR Part 431 - ENERGY EFFICIENCY PROGRAM FOR CERTAIN ...

Subpart E - Commercial Packaged Boilers (§§ 431.81 - 431.87) Subpart F - Commercial Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps (§§ 431.91 - 431.97) Subpart G - Commercial Water Heaters Hot Water Supply Boilers and Unfired Hot Water Storage Tanks (§§ 431.101 - 431.110) Subpart H - Automatic Commercial Ice Makers (§§ 431.131 - 431.136)

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10 CFR § 431.86 - Uniform test method for the measurement ...

§ 431.86 Uniform test method for the measurement of energy efficiency of commercial packaged boilers. (a) Scope. This section provides test procedures pursuant to the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (EPCA) as amended which must be followed for measuring the combustion and/or thermal of a gas - or oil-fired ...

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Today in Energy - U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)

Dec 05 2013 · Gas furnaces were among the equipment types first covered by appliance standards in the National Appliance Energy Conservation Act of 1987 which set the minimum efficiency level at 78 annual fuel utilization (AFUE) starting in 1992. This rating means that it's 78% : for 100 units of input there are at least 78 units of heat output.

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10 CFR 431.86 - Uniform test method for the measurement of ...

§ 431.86 - Uniform test method for the measurement of energy efficiency of commercial packaged boilers. (a) Scope. This section provides test procedures pursuant to the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (EPCA) as amended which must be followed for measuring the combustion efficiency and/or thermal efficiency of a gas- or oil-fired commercial packaged boiler.

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Federal Register :: Energy Conservation Program: Energy ...

Jan 10 2020 · The current regulations for commercial packaged boilers list 10 equipment classes with corresponding energy efficiency standards for each. [ 25 ] 10 CFR 431.87 . These equipment classes are based on (1) size (rated input) (2) heating media (hot water

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