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Publications in development

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

Solar photovoltaic systems

IET Standards will be publishing the Code of Practice for Design, Installation and Operation of Solar Photovoltaic Systems in April 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. 

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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. 

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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.  The Code of Practice is due to be published April 2015.


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Get involved in IET Standards

IET members with an interest in a particular area are also invited to register their interest in becoming a technical author, working group member or reviewer for standards in their specialist area. If you would like to register your interest, suggest a topic for a standard or submit feedback on any of our existing standards please contact Tara West at IET Standards