Inspecting a SolarAPP+ System With Solar-Plus-Energy-Storage
Learn how to use the inspection checklist to efficiently and effectively inspect residential solar projects.
Solar PV Systems: Job Aids for a Consistent Plan Review Process
Earn free CEUs as you practice reviewing an online solar PV plan application for code compliance. And download practical resources to help perform compliance checks.
National Simplified Residential PV and Energy Storage Inspection Guidelines
The information in these guidelines is intended to provide a format whereby local jurisdictions and contractors can inspect simple photovoltaic (PV) system and energy storage system (ESS) installations where only a basic review is necessary.
Efficient and Accurate Validation of PV and Energy Storage System Designs: An Introduction to SolarAPP+
IREC has developed free online training courses that introduce both solar installers and inspectors to SolarAPP+, a tool that automates the plan review and permitting process for qualified solar PV systems.
Preparing to Inspect Your First PV System
This resource can help you get a jump start on your education about the components of a PV system, relevant codes and standards, and where to find permitting and inspection guides.
SolSmart National Simplified Residential PV and Energy Storage Permit Guidelines
SEAC-approved guidelines on a streamlined permit process for residential solar and storage.
Comment on National Electrical Code Proposal for Section 705.20
A comment from the SEAC National Electric Code Working Group.
Comment on National Electrical Code Proposal for Section 705.1
The following comment responds to a proposal to the National Electrical Code, Section 705.1. It was developed by SEAC’s National Electric Code Working Group, formally approved by SEAC on July 22, 2021. Photo credit: Luminalt
Comment on National Electrical Code Proposal for Article 231
Comment in response to proposal on NEC Article 231