Document Details
Basic Details
Name of Department/Committee : ETD 28
Document Number : ETD/28/17955
Document Title [English] : Solar Photovoltaic Energy Systems Terms Definitions and Symbols Second Revision
Document Title [Hindi] : सौर प्रकाशवोल्टीय ऊर्जा प्रणालियाँ — शब्द, परिभाषाएँ एवं चिन्ह (द्वितीय पुनरीक्षण)
Document Type : Revision
Language : English
Priority : 3
ICS Code : 27.160
Date of Project Approval : 23-07-2021
Standards to be Revised :
Sl.No. Is No & Year
1 IS 12834: 2013
Standards to be Superseded :
Sl.No. Is No & Year
1 IS 12834: 2013


Classification Details
Group : Electrical Switchgear and Other Electrical Products/Accessories
Sub Group : Renewable energy devices
Sub Sub Group : Solar flat plate collector , Water heating system, Solar cooker , Bio gas plant & Biomass cook stove
Aspects : Terminology
Risk : Low
Certification : Not Certifiable
Short Commom Man's Title : Terms, Definitions and Symbols
ITCHS Code :
Ministry :
  • Ministry of New and Renewable Energy
Sustainable development Goals :
  • AFFORDABLE AND CLEAN ENERGY
Degree of Equivalence : Identical under dual numbering
Identical/Equivalent Standards : IEC/TS 61836 : 2016
Organization Type:


Sl.No. Synosis Points
1 This standards deals with the terms, definitions and symbols from national and international solar photovoltaic standards and relevant documents used within the field of solar photovoltaic (PV) energy systems. It includes the terms, definitions and symbols compiled from the published IEC technical committee 82 standards.