Appliance Efficiency Program
Manufacturers must certify appliance efficiency data to the Energy Commission in order to comply with state law.
Compliance - Go here for information on our compliance program, to certify appliance data, or apply for approval of a test laboratory or third party certifier.
Report Noncompliance (PDF)
Report a violation via the fillable Appliance Efficiency Enforcement Intake Form.
Outreach - Go here for outreach and education materials such as flyers, brochures, reports, and FAQs.
Residential Cooking Regulatory Advisory Posted September 28, 2016
Battery Charger Update: notice of compliance to new DOE test procedure to Calif. Regulations Posted September 16, 2016
Toilet, Urinal, and Faucet Regulations were adopted on April 8, 2015 and are effective January 1, 2016
Water Appliance Amendments to the Appliance Efficiency Regulations
Excerpt of the recent water appliance amendments to the Appliance Efficiency Regulations
Appliance Enforcement Regulations were adopted on May 13, 2015, and are effective July 1, 2015.
Appliance Efficiency Database
- Special equipment certification under Title 24
For Air Economizers, Air-to-Water Heat Pump Systems, Economizer Fault Detection and Diagnostics, Intermittent Mechanical Ventilation Systems, Low Leakage Air-Handling Unit, and Occupant Controlled Smart Thermostats
- Appliance Efficiency Rulemakings
- Historical Regulations, Rulemakings, & Proceedings
- Appliance Efficiency Program Bulletins & Announcements
- Voluntary California Quality LED lamp Specification
- Residential Appliance Saturation Study
- Subscribe to Listserv
- Contact Us
- Webinar Documents
- ENERGY STAR
- Multi-State Appliance Collaborative
- Engage 360 Rebates & Incentives
- Consortium for Energy Efficiency
- Consumer Energy Center
- U.S. Department of Energy
- California Public Utilities Commission