Heat Loss Test Procedure for Solar Water Heaters with a Hot Water Storage Tank greater than 630 L - Australian Government

Service summary

You may require this standard if you intend to manufacture, supply or install a solar water heater with a capacity greater than 630 litres. The storage tank must comply with the requirements set out in this standard.

This document sets out the test conditions, equipment and configuration to be used for heat loss tests of hot water tanks that exceed the upper volume limit of 630L.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

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Administering agency

Clean Energy Regulator
Reporting and Carbon Market Division
Registrations and Reporting

Act(s) name

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000 (Australian Government)

Regulation(s) name

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Regulations 2001 (Australian Government)

Contact details

Renewable Energy Target
Clean Energy Regulator
Reporting and Carbon Market Division
Registrations and Reporting


Mailing address:
GPO Box 621
Canberra
Australian Capital Territory 2601

Phone:

1300553542

Phone:

02 61593990
retscheme@cleanenergyregulator.gov.au

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