July 30, 2014
DOE issued a Notice of Noncompliance Determination to LG Electronics USA, Inc. finding that room air conditioner basic model LT143CNR does not comport with the energy conservation standards. DOE determined the product was noncompliant based on DOE testing. LG must immediately notify each person (or company) to whom LG distributed the noncompliant products that the product does not meet Federal standards. In addition, LG must provide to DOE documents and records showing the number of units LG distributed and to whom. The manufacturer and/or private labeler of the product may be subject to civil penalties.