A new photovoltaic's guide has been released to compliment the changes to Microgeneration Installation Standard (MIS) 3002, which refers to PV. Published by the MCS Solar PV Working group, with support of the Electrical Contractors Association (the ECA), the new PV document is intended to improve guidance for installation companies and the general standards for photovoltaic installations across the UK. An update of the previous DTi guide, it includes a number of new sections to reflect the fast-paced change of technology in the sector.Back to Insights
- The system performance estimation methodology which now takes into account shading and the use of look up tables;
- Installation and site work updates to cover wind uplift calculations, a simplified calculation method with worked examples and guidance on calculating system fixing requirements;
- Design/technical updates.