Originally Posted by bal00
Of course it makes an impact because you can use a smaller compressor to get the same cooling effect.
They still need to provide the same amount of compressed refrigerant in order to cool down 100+ degree 85% humidity air to 65-70.
The only thing it would change is the amount of time that you could use the compressor, but NO ONE actually shuts off their AC when the temp goes low, because then you're blowing in hot air.
These law makers had their head in the right place, but just don't quite get it.