LG Fridges Fail To Meet Energy Star Standard: DOE

Law360, New York (November 18, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- In order to resolve allegations of improper energy testing, LG Electronics USA Inc. has agreed to temporarily pull some of its refrigerator models from the federal Energy Star program until it can make the appliances more energy efficient.

LG and the U.S. Department of Energy signed an agreement to correct LG's testing deficiencies on Friday.

Under the pact, LG will voluntarily suspend around 10 refrigerator models with French doors and through-the-door ice and water dispensers from the Energy Star program, which requires refrigerator-freezers to use at...
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