Solar PV energy

IECRE Sector


Working Groups and Task Forces

Terms of reference
Rules of Procedure
To maintain the rules of procedure for the PV sector, these rules include: IECRE 04 rules of procedure and the following operational documents (OD 401, 403, 403-1, 403-2, 401-1 and 404).

Responsible for OD-401 series, OD-403 series, OD-404 & OD-409.
Assessment Procedures
  • To define assessment procedures and develop necessary Operational Documents to assure that RECB/REIB applicants comply with relevant requirements of the PV sector
  • To define the requirements for peer assessment in the PV sector
  • To define master templates for certificates and inspection reports as the base for specific documents in the PV sector

Responsible for OD-408 series

Promotion & Marketing
The Marketing Working Group continuously monitors and assesses industry trends to provide market validation for new areas of interest to IEC RE members. The Marketing Working Group organizes the development of communication and education programs for members, potential members on issues critical to the IECRE PVOMC future success. This may include: Tradeshow promotions, Booth Opportunities, Events & Speaking Opportunities, and Public Relations. It promotes the acceptance of the IECRE PVOMC conformity assessment system in the target market segments of the PV system financial stakeholders including: rating firms, investment funds, private equity investors, insurance companies, consumers, governmental entities.
  • The Promotions track within the marketing group works with the IECRE PV-OMC to identify industry needs through surveys, market research and market surveillance
  • The Data track insures compatibility of data and collects anonymized data on certification and plant performance as justification and trend reporting. WG404 will design unique data field identifiers, definitions and characterizations where appropriate and relevant, WG404 will determine necessary data submitted to the IECRE secretariat for certification and identify public data fields

It coordinates its work with REMC WG 004.


Responsible for OD-402 & OD-407.

To develop a 5 year business plan to include financial forecast for submission to the REMC, which will be updated annually.
Quality Control
  • To define procedures and documentation required for Quality System assessment and certification in the IECRE PV sector; including but not limited to module manufacturing, BOS component manufacturing, and system installation
  • To develop necessary Operational Documents in terms of assessment procedures, auditor competency and qualification, and consistent application of relevant standards; to meet the requirements of the PV sector

Responsible for OD-405 series & OD-410 series.