Energy Storage Systems and Generators: Some Critical Distinctions
This short course will help you understand the distinctions between parallel power systems, such as a solar photovoltaic or battery energy storage system, and traditional optional stand-by power supplies, such as generators. Featuring Pete Jackson, Chief Electrical Inspector Bakersfield, CA
ICC Process for Residential Energy Code Remote Virtual Inspections & Checklist
Can Remote Virtual Inspections Save Time and Money for Building Projects?
ICC Guide to Energy Codes and Building Performance Standards
View a free guide to energy codes and building performance standards, including model energy codes and case studies.
Residential PV and Energy Storage Inspection Guidelines
Use this list of solar and energy storage inspection requirements to create custom checklists in your jurisdiction and improve outcomes from your inspection.
Residential PV and Energy Storage Permit Guidelines
Follow a step-by-step checklist for meeting electrical and structural requirements in residential solar and battery storage systems.
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.
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.