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Public Hearing on the Proposed Amendments to the 2015 Standards of Performance for New Residential Wood Heaters, Hydronic Heaters and Forced-Air Furnaces

EPA held a virtual public hearing via teleconference on the proposed amendments to the 2015 New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) for New Residential Wood Heaters and New Residential Hydronic Heaters and Forced-Air Furnaces.  

The hearing took place on June 8, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (eastern time) with a lunch break from noon to 1:00 p.m (eastern time). 

Registration for the hearing closed on June 4, 2020.  Please contact Adrian Gates with questions: or 919-541-4860.

See the list of pre-registered speakers for the hearing.

EPA may close a session 15 minutes after the last pre-registered speaker has testified if there are no additional speakers.