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September 23, 2013
Hicon: Order (2013-SE-1426)

DOE ordered Ningbo Hicon International Industry Company, Ltd. to pay a $1,912,714 civil penalty after finding Hicon had manufactured and distributed in commerce in the U.S. 115,126 units of basic model BD-200, a noncompliant freezer.

September 20, 2013
Ex Parte Letter - Owens Corning Meeting August 29, 2013 DOE EERE

On Thursday, August 29, 2013, Julian Francis, VP & Managing Director Residential Insulation, Frank O’Brien Bernini, VP & Chief Sustainability Officer, Paul Smith, VP Building Materials Group Marketing, John Libonati, VP Government and Public Affairs, and I met with David Lee, Jeremy Williams, and Mark Lessans of the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Building Technologies Office.

September 16, 2013
Hudson Reed: Order (2011-SW-2909)

DOE ordered Hudson Reed, Ltd. to pay a $3,000 civil penalty after finding Hudson Reed had manufactured and distributed in commerce in the U.S. 18 units of basic model HEAD16, a noncompliant showerhead.

September 12, 2013
Universal: Order (2013-SE-26004)

DOE ordered Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc. to pay a $7,264 civil penalty after finding Universal had manufactured and distributed in commerce in the U.S. 454 units of model B140R277HP, a noncompliant fluorescent lamp ballast.

September 10, 2013
Ex Parte Memo for the Initial GAO Meeting on Part 810

The September 10, 2013, meeting between the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) and the U.S. Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration (DOE/NNSA) served as a first meeting between the GAO and DOE/NNSA program staff related to an upcoming GAO audit on Part 810 regulations.  

September 6, 2013
Universal: Noncompliance Determination (2013-SE-26004)

DOE issued a Notice of Noncompliance Determination to Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc. finding that fluorescent lamp ballast model B140R277HP does not comport with the energy conservation standards.

September 3, 2013
Leotek: Order (2013-CE-4903)

DOE ordered Leotek Electronics USA Corp. to pay a $8,000 civil penalty after finding Leotek had failed to certify that certain models of traffic signal modules and pedestrian modules comply with the applicable energy conservation standards.

September 3, 2013
Excellence Opto: Order (2013-CE-49002)

DOE ordered Excellence Opto, Inc. to pay a $8,000 civil penalty after finding Excellence Opto had failed to certify that certain models of traffic signal modules and pedestrian modules comply with the applicable energy conservation standards.

August 28, 2013
Docket No’s EERE–2010–BT–TP–0044 and EERE–2010–BT–STD–0043 Energy Conservation Program: Energy Conservation Standards and Test Procedures for HID Lamps

This memorandum memorializes a communication involving NEMA Lamp Section members and DOE staff in connection with this proceeding.

August 21, 2013
MEMORANDUM OF EX PARTE COMMUNICATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

The presentation delivered at the 2013 Export Control Coordinators Organization Training addressed changes that were made to the September 2011 Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) to update regulations relating to Assistance to Foreign Atomic Energy Activities and the July 2013 Supplemental Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (SNOPR) (RIN 1994–AA02).