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ICC 901/SRCC 100-2015: Solar Thermal Collector Standard

ICC 901/SRCC 100-2015: Solar Thermal Collector Standard

Establishs the minimum design and criteria, testing and manufacturing for solar thermal collectors. 

Price: $26.95
Product Code/ISBN: 7056S15
Year: 2015
Binding:     Page Count: 18
Publisher: International Code Council


Establishs the minimum design and criteria, testing and manufacturing for solar thermal collectors. 

Table of Contents

Legend

Copyright

American National Standard

Foreword

  1. Application and Administration
    1. Purpose
    2. Scope
    3. Referenced Documents
  2. Definitions
    1. General
      1. General
      2. Undefined Terms
      3. Interchangeability
    2. Defined Terms
      1. Absorber
      2. Absorber Area
      3. Active Controls
      4. Ambient Air
      5. Aperture Area
      6. Available Energy
      7. Collected Energy
      8. Collector Enclosure
      9. Combined Assembly
      10. Complete Assembly
      11. Concentrating Photovoltaic
      12. Concentrating Thermal Collector
      13. Concentration
      14. Concentrator
      15. Corrosion
      16. Cover Plate
      17. Crazing
      18. Degradation
      19. Delamination
      20. Design Life
      21. Distortion
      22. Distributed Assembly
      23. Dry Collectors
      24. Fail-Safe
      25. Flat-Plate Collector
      26. Fluid
      27. Glazed
      28. Gross Area
      29. Hail
      30. Heat Transfer Fluid
      31. ICS
      32. Incident Angle Modifier (IAM)
      33. Instantaneous Efficiency
      34. Integrity of Construction Irradiance
      35. Irradiance, Beam
      36. Irradiance, Diffuse
      37. Irradiance, Global
      38. Irradiance, Hemispherical
      39. Model
      40. No-Flow Condition
      41. Concentration Solar Thermal Collector
      42. Normal Sola Angle, Geometric
      43. Optical Normal Solar Angle
      44. Outgassing
      45. Passive
      46. Passive Controls
      47. Pitting Power
      48. Pyranometer
      49. Receiver
      50. Reflector or Reflective Surface
      51. Site Dependent Collector
      52. Solar Energy
      53. Solar Thermal Collector
      54. Stagnation
      55. Standard
      56. Thermal Efficiency
      57. Time Constant
      58. Tracking Solar Collector
      59. Transfer Fluid
      60. Transparent Cover
      61. Transpired
      62. Unglazed
      63. Wet Collector
  3. General Requirements
    1. General
      1. Collector Standards
    2. Cover
      1. General
        1. Tempered Glass
        2. Nonglass and Nontempered Glass
    3. Condensation
      1. General
    4. Pressure Test Requirements
      1. General
        1. Liquid
        2. Air
    5. Thermal Shock Results
      1. General
      2. Thermal Shock/Water Spray
      3. Thermal Shock/Cold Fill
    6. Disassembly and Final Inspection
      1. General
    7. Protection of Materials
      1. Nonconcentrating Solar Collectors
      2. Concentrating Solar Collectors
        1. No Controls Employed
        2. Controls Employed
      3. Photovoltaic Collectors
  4. Test Methods
    1. Test Methods
    2. Requirements
      1. General
      2. Testing Requirements
      3. Methods for Conducting Tests
      4. Testing Sequence
    3. Testing Sequence
      1. Selection Method
      2. Selection Process
    4. Baseline Inspection
      1. Pre-Exposure Pressure Test
    5. High Temperature Resistance Test
    6. Stagnation Temperature
    7. Exposure Test
    8. Thermal Shock Test
      1. Outdoor Testing Option
      2. Indoor Testing Option
      3. Factory-Sealed Containers
      4. Active Mechanisms
      5. Test Failure
      6. External Thermal Shock/Water Spray Test
      7. Internal Thermal Shock/Cold Fill Test
    9. Internal Pressure Test
    10. Leakage Test
    11. Rupture and collapse Test
    12. Freeze Resistance Test
      1. Freeze Resistance Test for Heat Pipes Used in Solar Collectors
        1. Purpose
        2. Selection
        3. Storage
        4. Inspection and Measurement
        5. Temperature Sensors
        6. Test Conditions
        7. Intermediate Inspection
        8. Final Inspection
        9. Results
    13. Thermal Capacity and Time Constant Test
    14. Thermal Performance Test
      1. Collectors Containing No Internal Storage
      2. Collectors Containing Storage
      3. General Testing Procedures
        1. Testing with Fluid Other Than Water
        2. Pre-Heating Heat Exchanger
        3. Manufacturer’s Recommended Operating Conditions
        4. Required Instrumentation Accuracy and Resolution
        5. Minimum Data Time Step
        6. Instrument Calibration
        7. Required Experimental Data
          1. Required Numerical Data
            1. Data Gaps or Corrections
            2. Log Requirements
          2. Required Physical Data
          3. Additional Required Documentation
          4. Laboratory Process
          5. Data Processing Methods
            1. Use of Real-Time Data
            2. Data Consistency
            3. Processing for Component Model Calibration Using Transient System Simulation Software
      4. Specific Testing Procedures
    15. Collector Incident Angle Modifier
      1. Concentrating Collectors
        1. Biaxial Incident and Single Angle Modifiers Testing
        2. Drawings
    16. Pressure Drop Test
    17. Rain Penetration Test
    18. Mechanical Load Test
    19. Disassembly and Final Inspection
  5. Referenced Standards

Appendix A Test Guidelines for Concentrating Collectors