The 2005 Appliance Efficiency Regulations were developed and adopted by the Energy Commission as mandated by the Warren-Alquist Act (Public Resources Code Section 250000 et Seq.) to reduce California's electricity demand. These regulations went into effect April 15, 2005.
The 2005 Appliance Efficiency Regulations may be downloaded below, or printed copies are available from the Energy Commission's Appliances Office by calling the Title 24 Building and Appliance Efficiency Hotline at 800-772-3300 (toll free in California) or 916-654-5106 (outside California).
Download Appliance Efficiency Regulations - Publication Number: CEC-400-2005-012, April 2005 (Acrobat PDF file, 167 pages, 1.4 megabytes - note size.
NOTE: These 2005 regulations have been superseded by the 2006 Appliance Efficiency Regulations.
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:
Building and Appliance Efficiency Office
1516 Ninth Street, MS-25
Sacramento, CA 95814-5512