DOE issued a pre-publication Federal Register final rule (December 30, 2014) regarding GSFLs and IRLs.
The new standards issued today (General Service Fluorescent Lamps and Automatic Commercial Ice Makers) are the ninth and tenth standards to be finalized in 2014. Altogether, the ten standards finalized this year will help reduce carbon dioxide emissions by over 435 million metric tons and save American families and businesses $78 billion in electricity bills through 2030.
DOE published a notice of proposed rulemaking regarding energy conservation standards for GSFLs and IRLs. 79 FR 24067 (April 29, 2014).
*For more information go to http://energy.gov/sites/prod/files/2014/12/f19/gsfl_final_rule.pdf