This is a presentation made during the Regional Workshop of Solar Thermal Water Heating that took place in Chile in June 2011. The presentation by Dr. Harald DrÃ¼ck from the University of Stuttgart covers the international, European and national standards available for solar thermal components and systems, testing and certification issues.
The document goes in detail about the different testing procedures for durability, reliability and performance. It also explains the different certification programmes for solar products such as the European Solar Keymark, the US Solar Rating and Certification Corporation (SRCC) and the China Golden Sun and the Australian REC
Author: Dr. Harald DrÃ¼ck
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