Rating of Solar Energy Devices (Texas)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Texas|
|Name||Rating of Solar Energy Devices (Texas)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Equipment Certification|
|Affected Technologies||Concentrating Solar Power, Solar Photovoltaics|
|Program Administrator||Texas Public Utility Commission|
The Public Utility Commission has regulatory authority over solar energy devices installed and used in the state of Texas. The Commission can choose to adopt standards pertaining to the rating of solar energy devices, and any person who rates, labels, or certifies the performance of a solar energy device in this state must comply with these standards. Adopted standards are subject to periodic review. If national standards for rating and certifying solar energy devices are developed by a federal agency in conjunction with the states and industry, the commission shall adopt those national standards as the standards for use in this state.
|Department||Public Utility Commission of Texas|
|Address||1701 N. Congress Ave.|
|Address 2||PO Box 13326|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Tex. Util. Code 185|