Publications in development

IET Standards products currently under development, and information on how you can get involved.

Cyber security

Code of Practice on Cyber Security for the Built Environment  
Provides recommendations for stakeholders involved in the project management of construction projects.

A good practice guide to how cyber security should be considered throughout a building’s lifecycle, providing clear practical guidance on the management of key cyber security aspects.

LED lighting systems

Code of Practice for the Application of LED Lighting Systems book cover This Code of Practice for the Application of LED Lighting Systems  provides authoritative guidance for good practice in the installation of LED lighting systems.  

This Code of Practice is designed to provide confidence to users as a minimum standard for LED lighting systems installation, as well as to provide useful guidance on the application of LED lighting systems to installers, maintainers, operators and systems managers.  



Solar photovoltaic systems

Cover of Code of Practice for the Design, Installation and Operation of Solar Photovoltaic Systems IET Standards will be publishing the Code of Practice for Design, Installation and Operation of Solar Photovoltaic Systems in March 2015, aimed at ensuring safe, effective and competently installed solar photovoltaic (PV) systems.

This Code of Practice covers the design, specification, installation, commissioning, operation and maintenance of grid-connected solar PV systems in the UK, and is primarily intended for use by solar PV system designers and installers, developers and operators.

Electric vehicle charging

Code of Practice for Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment Installation (2nd edition)
Aimed at experienced electricians interested in understanding a wide range of equipment and systems available, it covers the specialised installation requirements of electric vehicle charging equipment in public, private and commercial locations. Publishing January 2015.

Maintenance of Electrical Systems

This title provides guidance on carrying out maintenance activities and using good practice maintenance techniques and draws together key guidance from other IET inspection, safety and maintenance titles to provide a practical overview for duty holders responsible for maintaining electrical systems. It is designed for use by electrical contractors carrying out maintenance and by duty holders and building services engineers.

Low Voltage Direct Current – Code of Practice

The distribution of LVDC within buildings may take a number of forms comprising the use of either telecommunications cabling, existing LVAC wiring or new LVDC wiring to interconnect power sources and powered device interfaces. This Code of Practice sets out the requirements for the design, specification, selection, installation, commissioning, operation and maintenance of LVDC power distribution in buildings, including LVDC supplies and sub-systems.

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