New Fuel Economy Labels Proposed, Public Comments Sought
The new labels will show energy consumption ratings, overall fuel economy, greenhouse gas emission ratings and more. Here’s how you can weigh in on their design.
The first of the two new fuel economy label designs features a letter grade to communicate the vehicle’s overall fuel economy and greenhouse gas emissions performance.
IMAGE: U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY
The second proposed label design retains the current label’s focus on miles per gallon and annual fuel costs, while updating the overall design and adding the required new comparison information on fuel economy and emissions.