John Broder of the New York Times writes about delayed efficiency standards and the possibility of a change if nominee is approved.
Standards in the News
Climate Progress blog post by Joe Romm
NRDC blog post by Meg Waltner
Consumer Reports blog post
NRDC blog post by Peter Lehner
NRDC blog post by Robin Roy
Climate Progress Guest Blogger Lisa Heinzerling mentions efficiency standards languishing at OIRA.
Cass Sunstein, former Director of OMB, writes about appliance standards in this New York Times editorial. He states that "monetary benefits dwarf the costs."
NEEA (Northwest Energy Efficiency Association) reports on a new energy efficient technology for dryers. Heat pump dryers are already in use in Europe and efforts are underway to bring them to the U.S.