ICC-SRCC makes its services available to all applicants whose products fall within the scope of its services and qualifications. Access to ICC-SRCC certifications is not conditional based upon the size of the applicant or membership with any association or group, nor upon the number of certificates already issued. Click here to learn more about the […]
When manufacturers apply for a new ICC-SRCC certification, they provide basic information needed to get the process started. But once we get underway, we will need more detailed information about your product to confirm that it complies with standards and to generate performance ratings (if applicable). The information needed varies depending on the certification being […]
No. In the U.S., photovoltaic (PV) modules are must be listed to UL 1703 or UL 61730 to satisfy the requirements of the National Electrical Code (NFPA 70) and the International Building Code (IBC). SRCC does not currently list PV modules to these standards. Instead, SRCC provides certifications and listings for solar thermal collectors and […]
There are several factors that could cause the solar fraction for the Very Small Usage Pattern to be lower than the Low Usage Pattern. The DOE Hot Water Usage Patterns withdraw different amounts of water at different times of the day. The timing and amount of each hot water draw relative to the amount and […]
When a manufacturer gets a product tested by a testing laboratory, it’s a one-time activity. The test lab will test samples of the product and check that they conform to the requirements of a standard or other specification. When it is completed, the manufacturer receives a test report that indicates whether the product complied with […]
Yes, ICC-SRCC holds several accreditations and approvals for the services it offers. ICC-SRCC is accredited by A2LA to ISO/IEC 17065, Conformity Assessment – Requirements for Bodies Certifying Products, Processes, and Services for a wide range of codes and standards in the U.S. See Certificates 3299.01 and 3299.03 on the A2LA website for more information. We […]
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The processing time will vary with each application, depending on the type of services requested, product type, availability of application submittals, and the number of other applications in process. Generally, however, we estimate 4-6 weeks once we have received all of the necessary information on your product.
ICC-SRCC certifications and listings are valid for a period of one year and are eligible for renewal annually. Certification and listing holders must also notify ICC-SRCC of any design changes and comply with all inspection requirements. We will notify you of upcoming renewals to help you ensure that there is no gap in your coverage. […]
SRCC’s OG certification programs assess compliance with one of the ICC/SRCC ANSI standards. They include: OG-100 for solar thermal collectors (ICC 901/SRCC 100 standard) OG-300 for solar water heating systems (ICC 900/SRCC 300 standard) OG-400 for solar pool heating systems (ICC 902/SRCC 400 standard) Additionally, the OG-100 and OG-300 certifications include standardized SRCC performance ratings. […]