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Codes, standards and certification for safety and performance of distributed energy resources and systems

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By Scott Picco, UL; Laurie Florence, UL; Tim Zgonena, UL

The advent of distributed generation and renewable energy sources is requiring a swathe of new regulatory standards to ensure safety and grid stability. Scott Picco, Laurie Florence and Tim Zgonena of UL look at some of the latest and upcoming codes designed to addressing the proliferation of battery storage systems and distributed energy resources.

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