October 11, 2012
DOE issued a Notice of Noncompliance Determination to YMGI Group, LLC, finding that YMGI's through-the-wall split system central air conditioner basic model TTWC-18K-31B fails to meet applicable DOE energy conservation standards. DOE determined the product was noncompliant based on DOE testing. YMGI must immediately notify each person (or company) to whom YMGI distributed the noncompliant products that the product does not meet Federal standards. In addition, YMGI must provide to DOE documents and records showing the number of units YMGI distributed and to whom. The manufacturer and/or private labeler of the product may be subject to civil penalties.