The General Counsel is charged by the Secretary of Energy with the authority to determine the Department’s authoritative position on any question of law. The Office of the General Counsel provides legal advice, counsel, and support to the Secretary, the Deputy Secretary, and program offices throughout DOE to further the Department’s mission of advancing the national, economic, and energy security of the United States through scientific and technological innovation and the environmental cleanup of the national nuclear weapons complex.
DOE settled enforcement actions against three manufacturers of commercial refrigeration equipment for various violations.Learn More
DOE recently resolved enforcement actions against a variety of companies for failure to certify that the products they were distributing meet the...Learn More
DOE settled enforcement actions against Utility Refrigerator, True Manufacturing, and Victory Refrigeration for distributing commercial...Learn More
DOE has issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) in which it proposes to require that a person importing into the United States any covered...Learn More
With new efficiency standards, businesses are expected to save $167 billion on their utility bills and carbon pollution will be reduced by 885...Learn More
DOE recently resolved enforcement actions against two companies that failed to certify that their commercial refrigeration equipment complies with...Learn More
DOE is seeking comment from the public on an enforcement plan that describes how the Department would enforce the regional standards for central...Learn More