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Reference EN 62446:2009
Title Grid connected photovoltaic systems – Minimum requirements for system documentation, commissioning tests and inspection
Project Number 21367
Abstract/Scope IEC 62446:2009 defines the minimal information and documentation required to be handed over to a customer following the installation of a grid connected PV system. Also describes the minimum commissioning tests, inspection criteria and documentation expected to verify the safe installation and correct operation of the system. Is written for grid connected PV systems only.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2009-12-08
Current Stage code deadline 2010-07-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 82
Reference Document IEC 62446:2009 (EQV)
ICS 27.160 - Solar energy engineering
Keywords Grid; Documentation; Commissioning tests; Inspection
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6060 2009-12-08 2010-07-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2009-10-01 2009-12-01  
5061 2009-08-27 2009-10-01  
5060 2009-03-30 2009-04-13 export to doc file  EN
5020 2009-02-20 2009-03-27  
3090 2008-12-05 2009-02-28  
5060 2007-12-10 2007-12-24 export to doc file  EN
5020 2007-07-06 2007-12-07  
1090 2007-07-03 2007-07-06  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2009-10-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2009-12-08
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2010-01-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2010-07-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2012-10-01


Superseded by FprEN 62446:2014
Normative reference (6) HD 60364 series
HD 60364-6:2007
HD 60364-7-712:2005
corr. April 2006
IEC/TR 60755:2008
EN 61557 series
EN 61730-1:2007

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