O. Reg. 337/13: ENERGY EFFICIENCY - APPLIANCES AND PRODUCTS

Link to law: http://www.ontario.ca/laws/regulation/r13337
Published: 2013-12-13

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ONTARIO REGULATION 337/13

made under the

GREEN ENERGY ACT, 2009

Made: December 11, 2013
Filed: December 13, 2013
Published on e-Laws: December 13, 2013
Printed in The Ontario Gazette: December 28, 2013


Amending O. Reg. 404/12

(ENERGY EFFICIENCY — APPLIANCES AND PRODUCTS)

1. Section 2 of Ontario Regulation 404/12 is amended by adding the following subsections:

(1.1) If another efficiency standard or requirement set out in section 1 of the applicable Schedule to this Regulation would apply to an appliance or a product if it were manufactured on a later date, that standard or requirement may be applied if the testing standard that would apply on the later date is also applied.

(1.2) If another testing standard set out in section 1 of the applicable Schedule to this Regulation would apply to an appliance or a product if it were manufactured on a later date, that testing standard may be applied if the efficiency standard or requirement that would apply on the later date is also applied.

2. (1) Paragraph 1 of subsection 5 (1) of the Regulation is amended by striking out “subsection 4 (2)” and substituting “subsection 3 (2)”.

(2) Paragraph 1 of subsection 5 (2) of the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

1. The annual energy efficiency of the fireplace is tested by an organization designated under subsection 3 (2) using the testing method specified in the applicable paragraph of the Schedule.

(3) Section 5 of the Regulation is amended by adding the following subsection:

(3) For greater certainty, cartons containing light bulbs or vented gas fireplaces described in this section must comply with subsection 4 (3).

3. Table 1 of the Regulation is amended by adding the following item:

0.1

AC

alternating current


4. (1) Subparagraph 3 i of section 1 of Schedule 1 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

i. Date of manufacture: January 1, 2007 to March 6, 2015 inclusive.

(2) Section 1 of Schedule 1 to the Regulation is amended by adding the following paragraphs:

3.1 Clothes washer, residential:

i. Date of manufacture: March 7, 2015 to December 31, 2017 inclusive.

ii. Testing standard: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart B, §430.23 (j) Clothes washers, as it read on June 18, 2013.

iii. Scope of application: an electrically-operated appliance that is designed for residential use to clean clothes, using a water solution of soap or detergent, or both, and that does not require mechanical fastening to a floor or wall for safe operation. This includes a product appliance that is either standard or compact and is either top-loading or front-loading.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement:

A. for a top-loading standard washer: must have a minimum integrated modified energy factor of 1.29 ft3/kWh/cycle,

B. for a top-loading compact washer: must have a minimum integrated modified energy factor of 0.86 ft3/kWh/cycle,

C. for a front-loading standard washer: must have a minimum integrated modified energy factor of 1.84 ft3/kWh/cycle,

D. for a front-loading compact washer: must have a minimum integrated modified energy factor of 1.13 ft3/kWh/cycle, and

E. for an automatic front-loading washer or a semi-automatic washer: must also have an unheated rinse water option.

3.2 Clothes washer, residential:

i. Date of manufacture: January 1, 2018 or later.

ii. Testing standard: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart B, §430.23 (j) Clothes washers, as it read on June 18, 2013.

iii. Scope of application: an electrically-operated appliance that is designed for residential use to clean clothes, using a water solution of soap or detergent, or both, and that does not require mechanical fastening to a floor or wall for safe operation. This includes a product appliance that is either standard or compact and is either top-loading or front-loading.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement:

A. for a top-loading standard washer: must have a minimum integrated modified energy factor of 1.57 ft3/kWh/cycle,

B. for a top-loading compact washer: must have a minimum integrated modified energy factor of 1.15 ft3/kWh/cycle,

C. for a front-loading standard washer: must have a minimum integrated modified energy factor of 1.84 ft3/kWh/cycle,

D. for a front-loading compact washer: must have a minimum integrated modified energy factor of 1.13 ft3/kWh/cycle, and

E. for an automatic front-loading washer or a semi-automatic washer: must also have an unheated rinse water option.

(3) Subparagraph 5 i of section 1 of Schedule 1 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

i. Date of manufacture: May 14, 1995 to December 31, 2014 inclusive.

(4) Section 1 of Schedule 1 to the Regulation is amended by adding the following paragraph:

5.1 Clothes dryer, residential, electrically-heated:

i. Date of manufacture: January 1, 2015 or later.

ii. Testing standard: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart B, §430.23 (d) Clothes dryers, as it read on June 18, 2013.

iii. Scope of application: a tumble-type electrically-operated and electrically- heated residential clothes dryer designed for a 60 Hz AC supply with a nominal system voltage of 120 volt single-phase, 120/240 volt single-phase, or 120/208 volt three-phase.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart C, §430.32 (h) Clothes dryers, as it read on September 13, 2013.

(5) Subparagraph 6.1 i of section 1 of Schedule 1 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

i. Date of manufacture: July 1, 2013 to December 31, 2014 inclusive.

(6) Section 1 of Schedule 1 to the Regulation is amended by adding the following paragraphs:

6.2 Clothes dryer, residential, gas-fired:

i. Date of manufacture: January 1, 2015 or later.

ii. Testing standard: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart B, §430.23 (d) Clothes dryers, as it read on September 13, 2013.

iii. Scope of application: the same scope as the testing standard, but excluding ventless dryers.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart C, §430.32 (h) Clothes dryers, as it read on September 13, 2013.

6.3 Integrated/combination clothes washer and dryer:

i. Date of manufacture: July 1, 2014 to March 6, 2015 inclusive.

ii. Testing standard:

A. if the clothes drying function uses gas: no requirement for clothes drying,

B. if the clothes drying function uses only electricity: CAN/CSA-C361-92, Test Method for Measuring Energy Consumption and Drum Volume for clothes drying, and

C. for the clothes washing function: CSA C360-03, Energy Performance, Water Consumption, and Capacity of Household Clothes Washers.

iii. Scope of application:

A. an integrated clothes washer and dryer: a household appliance with a clothes dryer component located above, below or beside a clothes washer component and with both components controlled by a common control panel and powered by a single power source or by gas and a single electrical power source, and

B. a combination clothes washer and dryer: a household appliance with a clothes washer function and clothes dryer function utilizing the same drum and with both functions controlled by a common control panel and powered by a single power source or by gas and a single electrical power source.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement:

A. if the clothes drying function uses gas: no requirement for clothes drying,

B. if the clothes drying function uses only electricity: Clause 8.3 and Table 8.1 of CAN/CSA-C361-92 for clothes drying, and

C. for the clothes washing function: Clause 8.5.2 and Table 10 of CSA C360-03.

6.4 Integrated/combination clothes washer and dryer:

i. Date of manufacture: March 7, 2015 or later.

ii. Testing standard:

A. for the clothes drying function using gas or electricity: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart B, §430.23 (d) Clothes dryers, as it read on September 13, 2013, and

B. for the clothes washing function: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart B, §430.23 (j) Clothes washers, as it read on June 18, 2013.

iii. Scope of application:

A. an integrated clothes washer and dryer: a household appliance with a clothes dryer component located above, below or beside a clothes washer component and with both controlled by a common control panel and powered by a single power source or by gas and a single electrical power source, and

B. a combination clothes washer and dryer: a household appliance with a clothes washer function and clothes dryer function utilizing the same drum and with both controlled by a common control panel and powered by a single power source or by gas and a single electrical power source.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement:

A. for clothes drying functions using gas or electricity: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart C, §430.32 (h) Clothes dryers, as it read on September 13, 2013,

B. for an integrated or combination clothes washer and dryer manufactured March 7, 2015 to December 31, 2017 inclusive, if the washer component is:

1. top-loading and standard: must have a minimum integrated modified energy factor of 1.29 ft3/kWh/cycle,

2. top-loading and compact: must have a minimum integrated modified energy factor of 0.86 ft3/kWh/cycle,

3. front-loading and standard: must have a minimum integrated modified energy factor of 1.84 ft3/kWh/cycle,

4. front-loading and compact: must have a minimum integrated modified energy factor of 1.13 ft3/kWh/cycle, and

5. automatic and front-loading, or semi-automatic: must also have an unheated rinse water option, and

C. for an integrated or combination clothes washer and dryer manufactured January 1, 2018 or later, if the washer component is:

1. top-loading and standard: must have a minimum integrated modified energy factor of 1.57 ft3/kWh/cycle,

2. top-loading and compact: must have a minimum integrated modified energy factor of 1.15 ft3/kWh/cycle,

3. front-loading and standard: must have a minimum integrated modified energy factor of 1.84 ft3/kWh/cycle,

4. front-loading and compact: must have a minimum integrated modified energy factor of 1.13 ft3/kWh/cycle, and

5. automatic and front-loading, or semi-automatic: must also have an unheated rinse water option.

(7) Subparagraph 7 i of section 1 of Schedule 1 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

i. Date of manufacture: June 24, 2005 to December 31, 2013 inclusive.

(8) Section 1 of Schedule 1 to the Regulation is amended by adding the following paragraph:

7.1 Dishwasher, residential:

i. Date of manufacture: January 1, 2014 or later.

ii. Testing standard: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart B, §430.23 (c) Dishwashers, as it read on June 18, 2013.

iii. Scope of application: a dishwasher as defined in the Federal Energy Efficiency Regulations (May 4, 2012 version).

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement:

A. for standard size dishwashers: the annual energy consumption must not exceed 307 kWh/year, and

B. for compact size dishwashers: the annual energy consumption must not exceed 222 kWh/year.

(9) Subparagraph 8 ii of section 1 of Schedule 1 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

ii. Testing standard: CAN/CSA C749-94, Performance of Dehumidifiers.

(10) Subparagraph 8.1 iii of section 1 of Schedule 1 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

iii. Scope of application: the same scope as the testing standard, but limited to products whose primary purpose is to remove moisture from the air.

(11) Paragraphs 9 and 10 of section 1 of Schedule 1 to the Regulation are revoked and the following substituted:

9. Freezer, refrigerator or refrigerator-freezer, residential:

i. Date of manufacture:

A. freezer: April 1, 2002 to September 14, 2014 inclusive.

B. refrigerator or refrigerator-freezer: December 31, 2002 to September 14, 2014 inclusive.

ii. Testing standard: CSA C300-00, Energy Performance and Capacity of Household Refrigerators, Refrigerator-Freezers and Freezers.

iii. Scope of application: the same scope as the testing standard, but limited to residential freezers, residential refrigerators and residential refrigerator-freezers. However, wine chillers and hybrid wine chillers are excluded.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement: Table 2, Column B of the testing standard.

9.1 Freezer, refrigerator or refrigerator-freezer, residential:

i. Date of manufacture: September 15, 2014 or later.

ii. Testing standard: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart B, §430.23 (a) Refrigerators and refrigerator-freezers, and §430.23 (b) Freezers, as they read on the date of manufacture.

iii. Scope of application:

A. a freezer as defined in U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart A, §430.2 Definitions, as it read on June 18, 2013, but limited to freezers with a maximum capacity of 850 L (30ft3) and excluding refrigerator-freezers, freezers using an absorption refrigeration system, wine chillers and hybrid wine chillers,

B. a refrigerator as defined in U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart A, §430.2 Definitions, as it read on June 18, 2013, but limited to refrigerators with a maximum capacity of 1,100 L (39ft3) and excluding refrigerators using an absorption refrigeration system and hybrid wine chillers. For greater certainty, refrigerator-freezers and wine chillers are excluded, and

C. a refrigerator-freezer as defined in U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart A, §430.2 Definitions, as it read on June 18, 2013, but limited to refrigerator-freezers with a maximum capacity of 1,100 L (39ft3) and excluding refrigerator-freezers using an absorption refrigeration system and hybrid wine chillers.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart C, §430.32 (a) Refrigerators/refrigerator-freezers/freezers, as it read on June 18, 2013.

(12) Sub-subparagraph 12.1 iv D of section 1 of Schedule 1 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

D. for wedge cases, the total display area (TDA, expressed in cubic metres) is the product of the vertical height of the air curtain or glass in a transparent door and the largest overall width of the case, when viewed from the front.

(13) Subparagraph 13 iii of section 1 of Schedule 1 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

iii. Scope of application: the same scope as the testing standard, but excluding products covered in paragraph 12.1.

5. (1) Subparagraph 1 i of section 1 of Schedule 2 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

i. Date of manufacture: March 1, 2004 to April 15, 2015 inclusive.

(2) Subparagraph 1 iii of section 1 of Schedule 2 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

iii. Scope of application: the same scope as the testing standard, but limited to storage water heaters and excluding units with an input rating of 4,000 Btu/h or more per US gallon of stored water and units designed for combination space and water heating applications.

(3) Section 1 of Schedule 2 to the Regulation is amended by adding the following paragraph:

1.1 Water heater, oil-fired, tank-type, with an input rating of not more than 30.5 kW (105,000 Btu/h):

i. Date of manufacture: April 16, 2015 or later.

ii. Testing standard: CAN/CSA B211-00, Energy Efficiency of Oil-Fired Storage Tank Water Heaters, or U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart B, §430.23 (e) Water Heaters, as it read on June 18, 2013.

iii. Scope of application: a stationary oil-fired water heater designed to supply domestic hot water that has a capacity of ≤190 L (50 US gallons), that heats and stores water within the appliance at a thermostatically controlled temperature for delivery on demand and that has an input of 30.7 kW (105,000 Btu/h) or less. However, units with an input rating of 4,000 Btu/h or more per US gallon of stored water and units designed for combination space and water heating applications are excluded.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart C, §430.32 (d) Water Heaters, as it read on June 18, 2013.

(4) Subparagraph 2.1 i of section 1 of Schedule 2 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

i. Date of manufacture: January 1, 2013 to March 31, 2016 inclusive.

(5) Subparagraph 2.1 iii of section 1 of Schedule 2 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

iii. Scope of application: the same scope as the testing standard, but excluding units designed for combination space and water heating applications.

(6) Section 1 of Schedule 2 to the Regulation is amended by adding the following paragraph:

2.2 Water heater, gas-fired, tank-type, with an input rating of not more than 22 kW (75,000 Btu/h):

i. Date of manufacture: April 1, 2016 or later.

ii. Testing standard: CAN/CSA-P.3-04, Testing Method for Measuring Energy Consumption and Determining Efficiencies of Gas-Fired Storage Water Heaters, or U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart B, §430.23 (e) Water Heaters, as it read on June 18, 2013.

iii. Scope of application: a stationary gas-fired water heater designed to supply domestic hot water that has a capacity of not less than 76 L (20 US gallons) and not more than 380 L (100 US gallons), that heats and stores water within the appliance at a thermostatically controlled temperature of less than 82°C (180°F) for delivery on demand and that has an input of 22 kW (75,000 Btu/h) or less. However, units designed for combination space and water heating applications are excluded.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement: energy factor ≥ 0.75 − 0.0005 × rated storage volume in L, or ≥ 0.75 − 0.00189 × rated storage volume in US gallons.

(7) Subparagraphs 3 ii, iii and iv of section 1 of Schedule 2 to the Regulation are revoked and the following substituted:

ii. Testing standard: ANSI Z21.10.3-2013 / CSA 4.3-2013, Gas-fired water heaters, volume III, storage water heaters with input ratings above 75,000 Btu per hour, circulating and instantaneous. For water heaters manufactured on or before July 31, 2014, ANSI Z21.10.3-2011 / CSA 4.3-2011, Gas Water Heaters, Volume III, Storage Water Heaters With Input Ratings Above 75,000 Btu Per Hour, Circulating and Instantaneous, may be used instead.

iii. Scope of application: the same scope as the testing standard, but limited to storage water heaters that are designed to supply domestic hot water and excluding units designed for combination space and water heating.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement: thermal efficiency ≥ 80 per cent, and standby loss ≤ Q/800 + 110 (Vr)1/2 in Btu/h, where Q is the nameplate input rate in Btu/h and Vr is the rated volume in US gallons.

(8) Subparagraph 4 iii of section 1 of Schedule 2 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

iii. Scope of application: the same scope as the testing standard, but includes water heaters with an input rating from zero to less than 73 kW (250,000 Btu/h) and excludes units designed for combination space and water heating applications.

(9) Section 1 of Schedule 2 to the Regulation is amended by adding the following paragraph:

4.1 Water heater, gas-fired, instantaneous, with an input rating of 73 kW (250,000 Btu/h) or more:

i. Date of manufacture: August 1, 2014 or later.

ii. Testing standard: ANSI Z21.10.3-2013 / CSA 4.3-2013, Gas-fired water heaters, volume III, storage water heaters with input ratings above 75,000 Btu per hour, circulating and instantaneous, or U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 431, Subpart G, §431.106 Uniform test method for the measurement of energy efficiency of commercial water heaters and hot water supply boilers (other than commercial heat pump water heaters), as it read on June 18, 2013.

iii. Scope of application: a stationary gas-fired water heater designed to supply domestic hot water that has an input rating of 4,000 Btu/h or more per US gallon of stored water and an input of 73 kW (250,000 Btu/h) or more. This includes combination space and water heating applications that meet this description.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 431, Subpart G, §431.110 Energy conservation standards and their effective dates, as it read on June 18, 2013.

(10) Paragraph 5 of section 1 of Schedule 2 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

5. Water heater, electric, tank-type, 50 L to 450 L:

i. Date of manufacture: June 24, 2005 to April 15, 2015 inclusive.

ii. Testing standards:

A. CAN/CSA C191-04, Performance of Electric Storage Tank Water Heaters for Domestic Hot Water Service, and

B. CAN/CSA C745-03, Energy Efficiency of Electric Storage Tank Water Heaters and Heat Pump Water Heaters.

iii. Scope of application: a stationary electrically-heated storage water heater with a capacity of at least 50 L but not more than 450 L that is intended for use on a pressurized system. However, units with an input rating of 4,000 Btu/h or more per US gallon of stored water and units designed for combination space and water heating applications are excluded.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement: Clause 4.8 of CAN/CSA C191-04 and Clause 9.2 of CAN/CSA C745-03.

(11) Section 1 of Schedule 2 to the Regulation is amended by adding the following paragraphs:

5.1 Water heater, electric, tank-type, 50 L to 454 L and with an input rating of not more than 12 kW:

i. Date of manufacture: April 16, 2015 or later.

ii. Testing standards:

A. CAN/CSA C191-04, Performance of Electric Storage Tank Water Heaters for Domestic Hot Water Service, and

B. CAN/CSA C745-03, Energy Efficiency of Electric Storage Tank Water Heaters and Heat Pump Water Heaters, or U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart B, § 430.23 (e) Water Heaters, as it read on June 18, 2013.

iii. Scope of application: a stationary electrically-heated water heater designed to supply domestic hot water that has a capacity of not less than 50 L (13 US gallons) and not more than 454 L (120 US gallons), that heats and stores water within the appliance at a thermostatically controlled temperature for delivery on demand and that has an input of 12 kW or less. This includes all heat pump water heaters and storage table top water heaters that meet this description. However, units with an input rating of 4,000 Btu/h or more per US gallon of stored water and units designed for combination space and water heating applications are excluded.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement: in calculating the maximum standby loss in accordance with sub-subparagraph A or B, and in calculating the energy factor (EF) in accordance with sub-subparagraph C or D, “V” is the rated volume in L of the storage tank:

A. for tanks with bottom inlet, maximum standby loss in W =,

1. 0.2 V + 40 for tanks with V ≥ 50 L and ≤ 270 L, and

2. 0.472 V − 33.5 for tanks with V > 270 L and ≤ 454 L,

B. for tanks with top inlet, maximum standby loss in W =,

1. 0.2 V + 35 for tanks with V ≥ 50 L and


2. 0.2 V + 25 for tanks with V ≥ 160 L and


3. 0.472 V − 48.5 for tanks with V ≥ 270 L and ≤ 290, and

4. 0.472 V − 38.5 for tanks with V > 290 L and ≤ 454 L,

C. for tabletop water heaters: EF ≥ 0.93 − 0.000349 V, and

D. for water heaters, excluding tabletop water heaters,

1. if V is ≥ 50 L (13 US gallons) and


2. if V is ≥ 76 L (20 US gallons) and ≤ 208 L (55 US gallons): EF ≥ 0.960 − 0.0000793 V, and

3. if V is > 208 L (55 US gallons) and ≤ 454 L (120 US gallons): EF ≥ 0.97 – 0.000349 × V.

5.2 Water heater, electric, tank-type, greater than 454 L or with an input rating of more than 12 kW:

i. Date of manufacture: July 1, 2014 or later.

ii. Testing standards: either U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 431, Subpart G, §431.106 Uniform test method for the measurement of energy efficiency of commercial water heaters and hot water supply boilers (other than commercial heat pump water heaters), as it read on June 18, 2013; or U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 431, Subpart G, §431.106 Uniform test method for the measurement of energy efficiency of commercial water heaters and hot water supply boilers (other than commercial heat pump water heaters), as it read on June 18, 2013, but using ANSI Z21.10.3-2013 / CSA 4.3-2013 Annex E2 instead of ANSI Z21.10.3-2011 Exhibit G2.

iii. Scope of application: an electrically-heated water heater designed to supply domestic hot water that has a capacity of more than 454 L (120 US gallons) or an input of more than 12 kW, or both, and that heats and stores water within the appliance at a thermostatically controlled temperature for delivery on demand. For greater certainty, this includes appliances that provide both space heating and domestic hot water that meet this description. However, units with an input rating of 4,000 Btu/h or more per US gallon of stored water are excluded.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement: must have a maximum standby loss (in per cent per hour) of 0.30 + 102.21 / V, where V is the measured storage volume in L, or 0.30 + 27/V, where V is the measured storage volume in US gallons. However, water heaters having more than 530 L (140 US gallons) of storage capacity need not meet the standby loss requirement if the tank surface area is thermally insulated to R-value 2.20 (in kelvin x square meters /W) or R-value 12.5 (in Fahrenheit square feet/ Btu/h) or more.

(12) Paragraph 6.1 of section 1 of Schedule 2 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

6.1 Pool heater, gas-fired:

i. Date of manufacture: July 1, 2013 or later.

ii. Testing standard: ANSI Z21.56-2013 / CSA 4.7-2013, Gas-Fired Pool Heaters or CSA P.6-09, Test Method for Measuring Thermal Efficiency of Gas-Fired Pool Heaters. For pool heaters manufactured on or before May 31, 2014, ANSI Z21.56-2006 / CSA 4.7-2006, Gas-Fired Pool Heaters, may be used instead.

iii. Scope of application: the combined scope of both testing standards and, for greater certainty, includes a heater for a swimming pool, spa or hot tub.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement:

A. for convection-type pool heaters: steady state operating efficiency ≥ 78 per cent,

B. for other pool heaters: thermal efficiency ≥ 82 per cent, and

C. for all pool heaters: Clause 2.10 of ANSI Z21.56-2013 / CSA 4.7-2013, or Clause 7.2 of CSA P.6-09. For pool heaters manufactured on or before May 31, 2014, Clause 2.10 of ANSI Z21.56-2006 / CSA 4.7-2006 may be used instead.

(13) Schedule 2 to the Regulation is amended by adding the following section:

2. In this Schedule,

“tank surface area” means, for the purpose of determining portions of a tank requiring insulation, those areas of a storage tank, including hand holes and manholes, in an uninsulated or pre-insulated state that do not have pipe penetrations or tank supports attached.

6. (1) Subparagraph 1.1 ii of section 1 of Schedule 3 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

ii. Testing standard: CSA P.2-13, Testing method for measuring the annual fuel utilization efficiency of residential gas-fired or oil-fired furnaces and boilers. For furnaces manufactured on or before June 30, 2016, CAN/CSA P.2-07, Testing Method for Measuring the Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency of Residential Gas-Fired Furnaces and Boilers, may be used instead.

(2) Subparagraph 1.2 ii of section 1 of Schedule 3 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

ii. Testing standard: ANSI Z21.47-2012 / CSA 2.3-2012, Gas-Fired Central Furnaces. For furnaces manufactured on or before August 31, 2013, ANSI Z21.47-2003 / CSA 2.3-2003, Gas-Fired Central Furnaces, may be used instead.

(3) Subparagraph 1.2 iv of section 1 of Schedule 3 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement: AFUE ≥ 78 per cent, or thermal efficiency ≥ 80 per cent.

(4) Subparagraph 2 i of section 1 of Schedule 3 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

i. Date of manufacture: June 1, 2006 to December 31, 2013 inclusive.

(5) Section 1 of Schedule 3 to the Regulation is amended by adding the following paragraph:

2.1 Furnace, gas-fired, with an input of at least 65.92 kW (225,000 Btu/h) but not more than 117.23 kW (400,000 Btu/h):

i. Date of manufacture: January 1, 2014 or later.

ii. Testing standard: ANSI Z21.47-2012 / CSA 2.3-2012, Gas-Fired Central Furnaces.

iii. Scope of application: a gas-fired central furnace with an input of at least 65.92 kW (225,000 Btu/h) but not more than 117.23 kW (400,000 Btu/h).

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement:

A. for central furnaces for installation in a mobile home or recreational vehicle: thermal efficiency ≥ 75 per cent and no continuously burning pilot light unless the furnace has an AFUE ≥ 76 per cent when tested in accordance with CSA P.2-13, Testing method for measuring the annual fuel utilization efficiency of residential gas-fired or oil-fired furnaces and boilers, or when tested in accordance with CAN/CSA P.2-07, Testing Method for Measuring the Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency of Residential Gas-Fired Furnaces and Boilers, if the furnace is manufactured on or before June 30, 2016, and

B. for other central furnaces: thermal efficiency ≥ 80 per cent.

(6) Subparagraphs 4 i and ii of section 1 of Schedule 3 to the Regulation are revoked and the following substituted:

i. Date of manufacture: January 1, 2003 to December 31, 2013 inclusive.

ii. Testing standard: CSA B212-00, Energy Utilization Efficiencies of Oil-Fired Furnaces and Boilers.

(7) Section 1 of Schedule 3 to the Regulation is amended by adding the following paragraphs:

4.1 Furnace, oil-fired, with an input of not more than 65.92 kW (225,000 Btu/h):

i. Date of manufacture: January 1, 2014 or later.

ii. Testing standard: CSA P.2-13, Testing method for measuring the annual fuel utilization efficiency of residential gas-fired or oil-fired furnaces and boilers, or U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart B, §430.23 (n) Furnaces, as it read on July 10, 2013. For furnaces manufactured on or before June 30, 2016, CSA B212-00, Energy Utilization Efficiencies of Oil-Fired Furnaces and Boilers, may be used instead.

iii. Scope of application: a warm-air central furnace having an input rate not exceeding 65.92 kW (225 000 Btu/h) and that is either exclusively oil-fired, or capable of being fired, at the choice of the user, by either oil or another fuel.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement:

A. for weatherized and non-weatherized furnaces designed for use only in mobile homes or recreational vehicles: AFUE ≥ 75 per cent,

B. for weatherized furnaces not designed for use only in mobile homes or recreational vehicles: AFUE ≥ 78 per cent,

C. for non-weatherized furnaces not designed for use only in mobile homes or recreational vehicles: AFUE ≥ 83 per cent, and

D. for all non-weatherized furnaces: maximum standby mode electrical power consumption of 11W and maximum off mode electrical power consumption of 11W.

4.2 Furnace, electric, with an input of less than 66 kW (225,000 Btu/h), connected to a single-phase supply:

i. Date of manufacture: July 1, 2014 or later.

ii. Testing standard: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart B, §430.23 (n) Furnaces, as it read on July 10, 2013.

iii. Scope of application: an “electric central furnace” as defined in U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart A, §430.2 Definitions, as it read on July 10, 2013.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement: maximum standby mode electrical power consumption of 10W and maximum off mode electrical power consumption of 10W.

(8) Subparagraphs 5.1 ii and iii of section 1 of Schedule 3 to the Regulation are revoked and the following substituted:

ii. Testing standard: CSA P.2-13, Testing method for measuring the annual fuel utilization efficiency of residential gas-fired or oil-fired furnaces and boilers. However, for boilers manufactured on or before June 30, 2016, CAN/CSA P.2-07, Testing Method for Measuring the Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency of Residential Gas-Fired Furnaces and Boilers, may be used instead.

iii. Scope of application: a gas-heated boiler that uses propane or natural gas, that is intended for application in a low pressure steam or hot water heating system and that has an input rate of less than 88 kW (300,000 Btu/h). However, units that are designed for combination space and water heating are excluded other than systems equipped with tankless domestic water heating coils.

(9) Subparagraph 6 iii of section 1 of Schedule 3 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

iii. Scope of application: the same scope as the testing standard, but limited to gas-fired boilers with an input rate of at least 88 kW (300,000 Btu/h) but less than 732 kW (2,500,000 Btu/h) that are used for space heating. However, units that are designed for combination space and water heating and that have an input rating of 4,000 Btu/h or more per US gallon of stored water are excluded.

(10) Subparagraph 7 iii of section 1 of Schedule 3 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

iii. Scope of application: the same scope as the testing standard, but limited to gas-fired boilers with an input rate of at least 732 kW (2,500,000 Btu/h) that are used for space heating. However, units that are designed for combination space and water heating and that have an input rating of 4,000 Btu/h or more per US gallon of stored water are excluded.

(11) Subparagraphs 8 i, ii and iii of section 1 of Schedule 3 to the Regulation are revoked and the following substituted:

i. Date of manufacture: January 1, 2003 to December 31, 2013 inclusive.

ii. Testing standard: CSA B212-00, Energy Utilization Efficiencies of Oil-Fired Furnaces and Boilers.

iii. Scope of application: the same scope as the testing standard, but limited to boilers.

(12) Section 1 of Schedule 3 to the Regulation is amended by adding the following paragraph:

8.1 Boiler, oil-fired, with an input of not more than 88 kW (300,000 Btu/h):

i. Date of manufacture: January 1, 2014 or later.

ii. Testing standard: CSA P.2-13, Testing method for measuring the annual fuel utilization efficiency of residential gas-fired or oil-fired furnaces and boilers, or ANSI/ASHRAE 103-2007, Method of Testing for Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency of Residential Central Furnaces and Boilers. For boilers manufactured on or before June 30, 2016, CSA B212-00, Energy Utilization Efficiencies of Oil-Fired Furnaces and Boilers, may be used instead.

iii. Scope of application: an “oil-fired boiler” as defined in the Federal Energy Efficiency Regulations (May 4, 2012 version). For greater certainty, this includes boilers equipped with tankless domestic water heating coils but not other units designed for combination space and water heating applications.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement:

A. for hot water: AFUE ≥ 84 per cent, and systems not equipped with tankless domestic water heating coils must be equipped with an automatic water temperature adjustment device (as defined in the Federal Energy Efficiency Regulations (May 4, 2012 version)), and

B. for steam: AFUE ≥ 82 per cent.

(13) Subparagraph 9 iii of section 1 of Schedule 3 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

iii. Scope of application: the same scope as the testing standard, but limited to oil-fired boilers that are used for space heating with an input rate of more than 88 kW (300,000 Btu/h) but not more than 732 kW (2,500,000 Btu/h). However, units that are designed for combination space and water heating and that have an input rating of 4,000 Btu/h or more per US gallon of stored water are excluded.

(14) Subparagraph 10 iii of section 1 of Schedule 3 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

iii. Scope of application: the same scope as the testing standard, but limited to oil-fired boilers that are used for space heating with an input rate of more than 732 kW (2,500,000 Btu/h). However, units that are designed for combination space and water heating and that have an input rating of 4,000 Btu/h or more per US gallon of stored water are excluded.

(15) Section 1 of Schedule 3 to the Regulation is amended by adding the following paragraph:

10.1 Boiler, electric, with an input of less than 88 kW (300,000 Btu/h):

i. Date of manufacture: July 1, 2014 or later.

ii. Testing standard: not applicable.

iii. Scope of application: an “electric boiler” as defined in the Federal Energy Efficiency Regulations (May 4, 2012 version). For greater certainty, boilers that also provide domestic hot water are excluded.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement: must be equipped with an automatic water temperature adjustment device as defined in the Federal Energy Efficiency Regulations (May 4, 2012 version).

(16) Subparagraphs 13.1 ii and iii of section 1 of Schedule 3 to the Regulation are revoked and the following substituted:

ii. Testing standard: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart B, §430.23 (o) Vented home heating equipment, as it read on June 20, 2012.

iii. Scope of application: a self-contained free-standing non-recessed gas-fired heater that furnishes warmed air without the use of ducts. However, hearth heaters and fireplaces are excluded.

(17) Subparagraphs 14.1 ii and iii of section 1 of Schedule 3 to the Regulation are revoked and the following substituted:

ii. Testing standard: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart B, §430.23 (o) Vented home heating equipment, as it read on June 20, 2012.

iii. Scope of application: a self-contained gas-fired heater that is designed for incorporation in, or permanent attachment to, a wall and that furnishes warmed air without the use of ducts. However, hearth heaters and fireplaces are excluded.

(18) Section 1 of Schedule 3 to the Regulation is amended by adding the following paragraph:

15. Floor furnace, gas-fired:

i. Date of manufacture: July 1, 2014 or later.

ii. Testing standard: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart B, §430.23 (o) Vented home heating equipment, as it read on June 18, 2013.

iii. Scope of application: a self-contained gas-fired heater suspended from or attached below the floor of the space being heated that takes air for combustion from outside this space and that furnishes warmed air without the use of ducts.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement:

A. if ≤ 37,000 Btu/h, AFUE ≥ 57 per cent, and

B. if > 37,000 Btu/h, AFUE ≥ 58 per cent.

7. (1) Subparagraph 1.1 i of section 1 of Schedule 4 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

i. Date of manufacture: July 1, 2013 to December 31, 2014 inclusive.

(2) Section 1 of Schedule 4 to the Regulation is amended by adding the following paragraph:

1.2 Air conditioner or heat pump, central, less than 19 kW (65,000 Btu/h), excluding single-package vertical:

i. Date of manufacture: January 1, 2015 or later.

ii. Testing standard: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart B, §430.23 (m) Central Air Conditioners and heat pumps, as it read on June 18, 2013. However, the heating season performance factor — Region V (HSPF V) must be calculated and used instead of HSPF IV.

iii. Scope of application: an air conditioner or heat pump intended for air conditioning, space heating or both in buildings, that is centrally ducted, unitary, air-source, air-sink, powered by single-phase or three-phase electric current and that is equipment-rated below 19.0 kW (65 000 Btu/h) heating and cooling. For greater certainty, this includes air conditioners or heat pumps that are within the same cabinet as a furnace. However, single-package vertical air conditioners and heat pumps are excluded.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement:

A. a seasonal energy efficiency rating (SEER), if applicable, and heating season performance factor — Region V (HSPF V), if applicable, as follows:

1. for split-system air conditioners, excluding small-duct high-velocity, through-the-wall and other space constrained air conditioners: SEER ≥ 13,

2. for split-system heat pumps, excluding small-duct high-velocity, through-the-wall and other space constrained heat pumps: SEER ≥ 14 and HSPF V ≥ 7.1,

3. for single-package air conditioners and heat pumps, excluding through-the-wall or other space constrained systems: SEER ≥ 14 and HSPF V ≥ 7.0,

4. for through-the-wall or other space constrained air conditioners and heat pumps: SEER ≥ 12 and HSPF V ≥ 6.4, and

5. for small-duct high-velocity air conditioners and heat pumps: SEER ≥ 13 and HSPF V ≥ 6.7, and

B. an average off mode electrical power consumption as follows:

1. for air conditioners: maximum 30 W,

2. for heat pumps, excluding small-duct high-velocity: maximum 33 W, and

3. for small-duct high-velocity heat pumps: maximum 30 W.

(3) Paragraph 2 of section 1 of Schedule 4 to the Regulation is amended by striking out “at least 19 kW (65,000 Btu/h), or single-package vertical of any size, excluding packaged terminal” in the portion before subparagraph i and substituting “at least 19 kW (65,000 Btu/h), excluding packaged terminal, or single-package vertical of any size”.

(4) Paragraph 2.1 of section 1 of Schedule 4 to the Regulation is amended by striking out “at least 19 kW (65,000 Btu/h), or single-package vertical of any size, excluding packaged terminal” in the portion before subparagraph i and substituting “at least 19 kW (65,000 Btu/h), excluding packaged terminal, or single-package vertical of any size”.

(5) Subparagraph 2.1 iii of section 1 of Schedule 4 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

iii. Scope of application: a large unitary air conditioner or heat pump, as defined in section 2 of this Schedule, and a single-package vertical air conditioner, a single-package vertical heat pump and a large condensing unit, all as defined in the Federal Energy Efficiency Regulations (May 4, 2012 version). However, heat pumps to which paragraph 5, 6 or 7 of this Schedule applies and packaged terminal air conditioners and heat pumps that are not single package vertical are excluded.

(6) Subparagraph 3 i of section 1 of Schedule 4 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

i. Date of manufacture: September 1, 2005 to June 30, 2014 inclusive.

(7) Subparagraph 3 iii of section 1 of Schedule 4 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

iii. Scope of application: an air conditioner in the form of a factory-manufactured wall sleeve with either a separate unencased cooling assembly or a separate unencased combination heating and cooling assembly, or an air-to-air heat pump in the form of a factory-manufactured wall sleeve and a separate unencased assembly with a refrigeration system, if the air conditioner or the air-to-air heat pump is intended for mounting through a wall with either unducted installation or with ductwork having external static resistance up to 25 Pa (0.1 in H2O) and has an electrically-operated vapour-compression refrigeration system and forced ventilation, but excluding units with integral gas-heating.

(8) Section 1 of Schedule 4 to the Regulation is amended by adding the following paragraph:

3.1 Air conditioner or heat pump, packaged-terminal:

i. Date of manufacture: July 1, 2014 or later.

ii. Testing standard: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 431, Subpart F, §431.96 Uniform test method for the measurement of energy efficiency of commercial air conditioners and heat pumps, as it read on June 18, 2013.

iii. Scope of application: an air conditioner in the form of a factory-manufactured wall sleeve with either a separate unencased cooling assembly or a separate unencased combination heating and cooling assembly, or an air-to-air heat pump in the form of a factory-manufactured wall sleeve and a separate unencased assembly with a refrigeration system, if the air conditioner or the air-to-air heat pump is intended for mounting through a wall with either unducted installation or with ductwork having external static resistance up to 25 Pa (0.1 in H2O) and has an electrically-operated vapour-compression refrigeration system and forced ventilation, but excluding units with integral gas-heating.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement: for the purposes of the following standards and requirements, CapC means the rated cooling capacity of a product in W [or Btu/h]:

A. for a standard air conditioner with a rated cooling capacity of


B. for a standard air conditioner with a rated cooling capacity of 2030 to 4390 W [or 7000 to 5000 Btu/h]: minimum EER = 13.8 - 0.300 × CapC / 293.1 [or 13.8 - 0.300 × CapC / 1000],

C. for a standard air conditioner with a rated cooling capacity of >4390 W [or >15000 Btu/h]: minimum EER = 9.305,

D. for a non-standard air conditioner: minimum EER = 10.9 - 0.213 × CapC / 293.1 [or 10.9 - 0.213 × CapC / 1000]; but in calculating EER, use 2030 W [7000 Btu/h] as CapC if the unit’s CapC is less than 2030 W [7000 Btu/h] and use 4390 W [15000 Btu/h] as CapC if the unit’s CapC is greater than 4390 W [15000 Btu/h],

E. for a standard heat pump with a rated cooling capacity of


F. for a standard heat pump with a rated cooling capacity of 2030 to 4390 W [7000 to 15000 Btu/h]: minimum EER = 14.0 - 0.3 × CapC / 293.1 [or 14.0 - 0.3 × CapC / 1000], if applicable; minimum COP = 3.7 - 0.052 × CapC / 293.1 [or 3.7 - 0.052 × CapC / 1000],

G. for a standard heat pump with a rated cooling capacity of >4390 W [>15000 Btu/h]: minimum EER = 9.5, if applicable; minimum COP = 2.9, and

H. for a non-standard heat pump: minimum EER = 10.8 - 0.213 × CapC / 293.1 [or 10.8 - 0.213 × CapC / 1000], if applicable; minimum COP = 2.9 - 0.026 × CapC / 293.1 [or 2.9 - 0.026 × CapC / 1000]; but in calculating EER and COP, use 2030 W [7000 Btu/h] as CapC if the unit’s CapC is less than 2030 W [7000 Btu/h] and use 4390 W [15000 Btu/h] as CapC if the unit’s CapC is greater than 4390 W [15000 Btu/h].

(9) Paragraph 4 of section 1 of Schedule 4 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

4. Air conditioner, room:

i. Date of manufacture: July 1, 2002 to May 31, 2014 inclusive.

ii. Testing standard: CAN/CSA C368.1-M90, Performance Standard for Room Air-Conditioners.

iii. Scope of application: the same scope as the testing standard, but excluding single-packaged vertical air conditioners and split system air conditioners that are not packaged. For greater certainty, packaged terminal air conditioners are excluded.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement: Clause 8 and Table 2 of the testing standard.

4.1 Air conditioner, room:

i. Date of manufacture: June 1, 2014 or later.

ii. Testing standard:

A. for through-the-wall and in-the-window systems: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart B, §430.23 (f) Room air conditioners, as it read on August 15, 2013, and

B. for split-system air conditioners: CAN/CSA C368.1-M90, Performance Standard for Room Air-Conditioners.

iii. Scope of application: an encased assembly designed to provide air conditioned air that has a prime source of refrigeration, is powered by a single phase electric current, is designed for unducted applications, that may include a means for heating or ventilation or both, and that either has a cooling capacity of less than 19 kW (65,000 Btu/h) and is designed for mounting in a window or through a wall, or has a cooling capacity of 11 kW (36,000 Btu/h) or less and is a packaged split system but not a water-cooled system. However, evaporation-cooled air conditioners, packaged terminal air conditioners, and single-package vertical air conditioners are excluded. For greater certainty, portable air conditioners are excluded.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement:

A. for through-the-wall and in-the-window systems: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart C, §430.32 (b) Room air conditioners, as it read on August 15, 2013,

B. for split-system air conditioners: Clause 8 and Table 2 of CAN/CSA C368.1-M90.

8. (1) Subparagraph 1.1 ii of section 1 of Schedule 5 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

ii. Testing standard: CAN/CSA-C861-10, Performance of self-ballasted compact fluorescent lamps and ballasted adapters. For lamps manufactured on or before July 1, 2016, CAN/CSA C861-06, Performance of Self-ballasted Compact Fluorescent Lamps and Ballasted Adapters, may be used instead.

(2) Subparagraph 1.1 iv of section 1 of Schedule 5 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement: Clauses 7.6 to 7.11 and Tables 1 to 4 of the testing standard.

(3) Subparagraph 2 i of section 1 of Schedule 5 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

i. Date of manufacture: June 1, 1998 to December 31, 2014 inclusive.

(4) Section 1 of Schedule 5 to the Regulation is amended by adding the following paragraph:

2.1 Lamp, fluorescent, general service:

i. Date of manufacture: January 1, 2015 or later.

ii. Testing standard: C819-11, Performance of General Service Fluorescent Lamps.

iii. Scope of application: the same scope as the testing standard.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement: Clause 7.2 and Table 1 of the testing standard and the following requirements for Colour Rendering Index (CRI):

A. for a 4-foot medium bipin lamp with nominal lamp wattage of >35 W: minimum average CRI of 69,

B. for a 4-foot medium bipin lamp with nominal lamp wattage of ≤35 W: minimum average CRI of 45,

C. for a 2-foot U-shaped lamp with nominal lamp wattage of >35 W: minimum average CRI of 69,

D. for a 2-foot U-shaped lamp with nominal lamp wattage of ≤35 W: minimum average CRI of 45,

E. for an 8-foot slimline lamp with nominal lamp wattage of >65 W: minimum average CRI of 69,

F. for an 8-foot slimline lamp with nominal lamp wattage of ≤65 W: minimum average CRI of 45,

G. for an 8-foot high output lamp with nominal lamp wattage of >100 W: minimum average CRI of 69, and

H. for an 8-foot high output lamp with nominal lamp wattage of ≤100 W: minimum average CRI of 45.

(5) Subparagraph 7 i of section 1 of Schedule 5 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

i. Date of manufacture: December 31, 2014 or later.

(6) Subparagraph 8.1 i of section 1 of Schedule 5 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

i. Date of manufacture: July 1, 2013 to November 13, 2014 inclusive.

(7) Section 1 of Schedule 5 to the Regulation is amended by adding the following paragraph:

8.2 Ballast, fluorescent lamp:

i. Date of manufacture: November 14, 2014 or later.

ii. Testing standard:

A. for power factor: CAN/CSA C654-10, Fluorescent Lamp Ballast Efficiency Measurements, or U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart B, §430.23 (q) Fluorescent Lamp Ballasts, as it read on June 18, 2013,

B. for ballast luminous efficiency or ballast efficacy factor for ballasts designed to operate at nominal input voltages of 120 or 277 volts: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart B, §430.23 (q) Fluorescent Lamp Ballasts, as it read on June 18, 2013, and

C. for ballast efficacy factor for ballasts designed to operate at nominal input voltages of 347 volts: CAN/CSA C654-10, Fluorescent Lamp Ballast Efficiency Measurements.

iii. Scope of application: a “fluorescent lamp ballast” described in U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart A, §430.2 Definitions, as it read on June 18, 2013, but limited to ballasts designed to operate at a nominal input voltage of 120, 277 or 347 volts and excluding specialty application mercury vapour lamp ballasts.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement:

A. for power factor: ballasts used with F32T8 lamps with a colour rendering index greater than 75 in residential applications at 120 volts must have a power factor of at least 0.5 and all other ballasts must have a power factor of at least 0.9,

B. for ballasts designed to operate at nominal input voltages of 120 or 277 volts: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 430, Subpart C, §430.32 (m), as it read on June 18, 2013, excluding the requirements for power factor, and

C. for ballast efficacy factor for ballasts designed to operate at nominal input voltages of 347 volts: Clause 5.1 and Tables 2 and 3 of CAN/CSA C654-10.

(8) Subparagraph 9 i of section 1 of Schedule 5 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

i. Date of manufacture: June 1, 2006 to June 30, 2014 inclusive.

(9) Section 1 of Schedule 5 to the Regulation is amended by adding the following paragraph:

9.1 Ballast, high intensity discharge (HID) or low pressure sodium (LPS) lamp:

i. Date of manufacture: July 1, 2014 or later.

ii. Testing standard: CAN/CSA C863-11, Energy Efficiency of high-intensity discharge (HID) and low-pressure sodium (LPS) lamp ballasts.

iii. Scope of application: the same scope as the testing standard, but excluding ballasts that are for non-screw base mercury vapour lamps or that are designed and marketed for the operation of mercury vapour lamps used in quality inspection or in industrial processing, or for scientific use, including fluorescent microscopy and ultraviolet curing.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement:

A. for high pressure sodium, low pressure sodium and mercury vapour lamp ballasts: Clause 4, Clause 5.2 and Tables 1, 2 and 4 of the testing standard,

B. for metal halide lamp ballasts sold with fixtures manufactured after July 1, 2014: Clause 4, Clause 5.2 and Table 3 of the testing standard and the following:

1. for a probe start reactor (R) circuit ballast for lamps in the wattage range of 20 to 149 W: minimum ballast efficiency = 80 per cent,

2. for a probe start high-reactance autotransformer (HX) circuit ballast for lamps in the wattage range of 20 to 149 W: minimum ballast efficiency = 65 per cent,

3. for a probe start constant-wattage autotransformer (CWA) circuit ballast for lamps in the wattage range of 20 to 149 W: minimum ballast efficiency = 70 per cent,

4. for a probe start constant-wattage autotransformer (CWA) circuit ballast for lamps in the lamp wattage range of 1001 to 2000 W: minimum ballast efficiency = 82 per cent,

5. for a probe start constant-wattage isolated (CWI) circuit ballast for lamps in the wattage range of 35 to 149 W: minimum ballast efficiency = 75 per cent,

6. for a probe start regulated lag or magnetic regulated circuit ballast for lamps in the wattage range of 1001 to 2000 W: minimum ballast efficiency = 83 per cent,

7. for a probe start electronic circuit ballast for lamps in the wattage range of 20 to 149 W: minimum ballast efficiency = 85 per cent,

8. for a pulse start reactor (R) circuit ballast for lamps in the wattage range of 1001 to 1500 W: minimum ballast efficiency = 85 per cent,

9. for a pulse start constant-wattage autotransformer (CWA) circuit ballast for lamps in the wattage range of 1001 to 2000 W: minimum ballast efficiency = 82 per cent, and

10. for a pulse start regulated lag or magnetic regulated circuit ballast for lamps in the lamp wattage range of 1001 to 2000 W: minimum ballast efficiency = 83 per cent, and

C. for other ballasts used for metal halide lamps: Clause 4 of CAN/CSA C863-11 and Clause 5 and Table 3 of CAN/CSA C863-04.

9. (1) Section 1 of Schedule 6 to the Regulation is amended by adding the following paragraph:

0.1 Induction motor, 0.18 to 2.2 kW (0.25 to 3 horsepower), single-speed, alternating current:

i. Date of manufacture: March 9, 2017 or later.

ii. Testing standard: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations, Part 431, Subpart X, §431.444 Test procedures for the measurement of energy efficiency, as it read on June 18, 2013.

iii. Scope of application: “small electric motor” as defined in U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 431, Subpart X, §431.442 Definitions, as it read on June 18, 2013, but limited to open motors that have two, four or six poles. However, motors within the scope of paragraph 1 of section 1 of this Schedule and motors that are components of other products covered in this Regulation are excluded.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement: U.S. DOE 10 Code of Federal Regulations Part 431, Subpart X, §431.446 Small electric motors energy conservation standards and their effective dates, as it read on June 18, 2013.

(2) Paragraph 1 of section 1 of Schedule 6 to the Regulation is amended by striking out “(1 to 300 horsepower)” in the portion before subparagraph i and substituting “(1 to 200 horsepower)”.

(3) Paragraph 3 of section 1 of Schedule 6 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

3. Transformer, liquid-filled, distribution, 60 Hz, rated at 10 to 833 kVA for single-phase or at 15 to 3000 kVA for three-phase, insulation class 34.5 kV and less:

i. Date of manufacture: March 1, 2004 or later.

ii. Testing standard: CSA C802.1-13, Minimum efficiency values for liquid-filled distribution transformers. For transformers manufactured on or before June 30, 2016, CAN/CSA C802.1-00, Minimum Efficiency Values for Liquid Filled Distribution Transformers, may be used instead.

iii. Scope of application: the same scope as CSA C802.1-13.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement: Clause 7 and Table 1 of CSA C802.1-13.

10. (1) Subparagraph 1 ii of section 1 of Schedule 7 to the Regulation is amended by striking out “CSA C380-11” and substituting “CAN/CSA C380-11”.

(2) Paragraph 2.1 of section 1 of Schedule 7 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

2.1 Thermostat for room electric space heaters:

i. Date of manufacture: July 1, 2013 or later.

ii. Testing standard: CSA C828-13, Performance Requirements for Thermostats Used with Individual Room Electric Space Heating Devices. For thermostats manufactured on or before June 30, 2016, CAN/CSA C828-06, Performance Requirements for Thermostats Used with Individual Room Electric Space Heating Devices, may be used instead.

iii. Scope of application: the same scope as CSA C828-13, but excluding thermostats used exclusively for radiant heating systems.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement:

A. maximum absolute thermostat droop in temperature: ≤ 1.5°C,

B. maximum difference between the original thermostat set point of 22°C and the average temperature at the centre of the test room for a duty cycle of 50 per cent: ≤ 0.5°C,

C. maximum thermostat differential for thermostats used on fan forced heaters: 1.0°C, and

D. maximum thermostat differential for thermostats used on other heaters: 0.5°C.

(3) Subparagraph 3 ii of section 1 of Schedule 7 to the Regulation is amended by striking out “CAN/CSA-C62301-11” and substituting “CAN/CSA C62301-11”.

(4) Sub-sub-subparagraph 3 iv A 3 of section 1 of Schedule 7 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

3. a standby mode with a power consumption ≤ 0.5 watts, without information or status display, or

(5) Paragraph 4 of section 1 of Schedule 7 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

4. Television:

i. Date of manufacture:

A. standby mode and off mode: July 1, 2013 or later,

B. on-mode: July 1, 2014 or later, and

C. power factor: July 1, 2016 or later.

ii. Testing standard:

A. standby mode and off mode: CAN/CSA C62301-11, Household Electrical Appliances — Measurement of Standby Power, and

B. on-mode and power factor: CAN/CSA-C382-11, Energy performance of televisions and displays. However, the television must be tested in a mode where the peak luminance is not less than 65 per cent of the brighter of the peak luminance of the product in retail mode and the brightest selectable preset picture mode.

iii. Scope of application: a “television” as defined in the Federal Energy Efficiency Regulations (May 4, 2012 version), but limited to consumer products and excluding front projectors and digital photo frames.

iv. Prescribed efficiency standard or requirement:

A. must be capable of entering one of the following modes, or more if applicable:

1. a standby mode with a power consumption ≤ 1.0 W, with information or status display active,

2. a standby mode with a power consumption ≤ 0.5 W, with information or status display inactive,

3. a standby mode with a power consumption ≤ 0.5 W, without information or status display, or

4. an off mode with a power consumption ≤ 0.5 W.

B. must have on mode power consumption of ≤ 0.019 W/cm2 × A + 25 W, if A is the screen area in cm2,or ≤0.120 W/in2 × A + 25 W, if A is the screen area in in2,

C. for models with an active power


D. for models with an active power ≥ 100W, must have power factor ≥ 0.9.

(6) Subparagraph 5 ii of section 1 of Schedule 7 to the Regulation is amended by striking out “CAN/CSA-C62301-11” and substituting “CAN/CSA C62301-11”.

(7) Sub-subparagraph 5 iv C of section 1 of Schedule 7 to the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

C. a standby mode with a power consumption ≤ 0.5 watts, without information or status display, or

Commencement

11. This Regulation comes into force on the later of January 1, 2014 and the day it is filed.