|Source:||National Institute of Standards and Technology|
|Date:||4/1/94 Record No.: 10075|
|Contact:||Jim Hill, 301-975-5851|
DOE Appliance Standards Program
NIST supports the DOE Appliance Standards Program (they specify the tests in 15 categories of appliances) they were able to expedite establishment of the testing and rating procedures for the EPRI/Carrier heat pump. They also did modeling and ran tests. For a local utility, they monitored a unit in a field test in a home.