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Update of Existing CSR

The following Table contains existing CSR that have been identified as relevant to ESS and as such are candidates for updating or if new and under development completion of the first edition of the CSR. A link is provided to the organization sponsoring the CSR and their information that applies to the subject CSR and the updating process. Relevance to the ESS is also included (e.g. component, entire system, installation, etc.).

The updating of CSR is very dynamic and through the CSR WG efforts other relevant CSR are being identified on a regular basis as well as updating of information related to all listed CSR. If the information provided can be updated or clarified please notify kathy.bray@pnnl.gov.

Standard

Title

Relevance
ASME TES 1

Safety Guideline for Molten Salt Thermal Energy Storage Systems

  • ANSI PINS submitted
  • Initial meetings held
  • First draft under development
Installation
IEEE 1635-2012R / ASHRAE GPC 21-2012R Guide for the Ventilation and Thermal Management of Batteries for Stationary Applications

  • Undergoing revision
  • GPC 21 hopes to have a draft suitable for public review to IEEE in November 2015
  • Public review and comment is through the IEEE process
Installation
IEEE P2030.2.1 Guide for Design, Operation, Maintenance of Battery Energy Storage Systems, both Stationary and Mobile, and Applications Integrated with Electric Power Systems

  • Working Group is active in development of a standard.
O&M
IEEE P2030.3 Standard for Test Procedures for Electric Energy Storage Equipment and Systems for Electric Power Systems Applications

  • Working Group is active in development of a standard.
System
ANSI/IEEE C2 National Electrical Safety Code

  • Active standard.
  • NESC SC WGs and SCs to consider all input on change proposals and prepare final report S/O 2015.
  • Proposed revision to NESC Committee for letter ballot and concurrent ANSI PR January 2016.
  • Publication of 2017 Edition August 2016.
Installation (grid side of the utility meter)
ICC IBC International Building Code

  • Code development process completed until 2018
Installation
ICC IFC International Fire Code

  • A working group on energy storage drafting revisions to Section 608
  • Increase scope from batteries to energy storage
  • Code change draft to be submitted to FCAC November 2015
  • Final change to be submitted to ICC January 2016 by FCAC
  • Change to be processed through the ICC 2016 code development process
Installation
ICC IMC International Mechanical Code

  • Code development process completed until 2018
Installation
ICC IPC International Plumbing Code

  • Code development process completed until 2018
Installation
ICC IRC International Residential Code

  • Proposed changes to the IRC Building provisions due January 2016
Installation
IEC CD 62932-1

Flow Battery Terminology

  • CD will be out for review in 2015 and done by TC21/JWG7 of TC s21 and 105
IEC CD 62932-2-1

Flow Battery General Requirements & Method of Test

  • CD will be out for review in 2015 and done by TC21/JWG7 of TC s21 and 105
IEC CD 62932-2-2

Flow Battery Safety

  • CD will be out for review in 2015 and done by TC21/JWG7 of TC s21 and 105
IEC CDV 62619

Li-Ion Industrial Cell and Battery Safety

  • CDV out for review and done by SC 21A
IEC FDIS 61427-2

Secondary Cells and Batteries On-Grid PV Applications

  • FDIS balloted
IEC NP 62485-5

Stationary Li-Ion Battery System Safety

  • NWIP out for review and done by TC 21
IEC 62933

EESS Terminology Standard

  • CD under development and due out September 2015
  • Activity occurs through IEC TC 120 and US input to that process is through a US TAG to TC 120 that are organized under the auspices of NEMA.
IEC 62934

EESS Performance Standard

  • CD under development and due out December 2015
  • Activity occurs through IEC TC 120 and US input to that process is through a US TAG to TC 120 that are organized under the auspices of NEMA.
IEC 62935

EESS Installation Standard

  • CD under development and due out October 2015
  • Activity occurs through IEC TC 120 and US input to that process is through a US TAG to TC 120 that are organized under the auspices of NEMA.
IEC 62936

EESS Environment Technical Specification

  • CD under development and due out December 2015
  • Activity occurs through IEC TC 120 and US input to that process is through a US TAG to TC 120 that are organized under the auspices of NEMA.
IEC 62937

EESS Safety Technical Specification

  • CD under development and due out December 2015
  • Activity occurs through IEC TC 120 and US input to that process is through a US TAG to TC 120 that are organized under the auspices of NEMA.
NECA 416

Recommended Practice for Installing Stored Energy Systems

  • Electrical installation part of ESS – not citing, first responders, testing, maintenance, etc.
  • A “how to” as opposed to text intended for adoption as a code
Installation
NFPA 1 Fire Code

  • Thirteen proposals related to ESS submitted by July 2015 deadline
  • One change is to increase scope of Chapter 52 from batteries to ESS
  • Working group on energy storage (that is also working on IFC changes) will likely take the lead in refining that Chapter 52 change during the NFPA process
  • First draft report March 2016
  • Public comment closing May 2016
  • Second draft report January 2017
Installation
NFPA 2 Hydrogen Safety Code

  • New 2016 edition finalized May 2015
Installation
NFPA 11 Standard for Low-, Medium-, and High-Expansion Foam

  • Public input closing date July 2016
Installation
NFPA 12 Standard on Carbon Dioxide Extinguishing Systems

  • Public input closing date January 2016
Installation
NFPA 13 Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems

  • Public input closing date July 2016
Installation
NFPA 15 Standard for Water Spray Fixed Systems for Fire Protection

  • Public input  on second draft closing date May 2015
  • Second draft report January 2016
  • Motions Committee report posting April 2016
Installation
NFPA 16 Standard for the Installation of Foam-Water Sprinkler and Foam-Water Spray Systems

  • Public input closing date January 2017
Installation
NFPA 55 Compressed Gases and Cryogenic Fluids

  • Public input closing date June 2016
Installation
NFPA 70 National Electrical Code

  • New Article 706 on ESS submitted November 2014
  • Public comment closes September 25, 2015
  • Second draft report April 2016
  • Motions Committee Report May 2016
Installation (customer side of the utility meter)
NFPA 70E Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace

  • Public input closing date July 2015
  • First draft report posting March 2016
O&M
NFPA 72 National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code

  • Public input closing date July 2016
Installation
NFPA 91 Standard for Exhaust Systems for Air Conveying of Vapors, Gases, Mists, and Particulate Solids

  • Public input closing date January 2018
Installation
NFPA 92 Standard for Smoke Control Systems

  • Public input closing date January 2016
Installation
NFPA 101 Life Safety Code

  • Public input closing date July 2015
  • First draft report March 2016
  • Public comment closing May 2016
  • Second draft report January 2017
Installation
NFPA 110 Standard for Emergency and Standby Power Systems

  • Public input closing date July 2016
Installation
NFPA 111 Standard on Stored Electrical Energy Emergency and Standby Power Systems

  • Public input closing date July 2016
Installation
NFPA 472 Standard for Competence of Responders to Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Incidents

  • Public input closing date January 2018
Incident response
NFPA 704 Standard System for the Identification of the Hazards of Materials for Emergency Response

  • Second draft report posting January 2016
  • Motions Committee report posting March 2016
Installation
NFPA 730 Guide for Premises Security

  • Second draft public comment closing date November 2015
  • Second draft report posting July 2016
Installation and O&M
NFPA 731 Standard for the Installation of Electronic Premises Security Systems

  • Second draft public comment closing date November 2015
  • Second draft report posting July 2016
Installation
NFPA 750 Standard on Water Mist Fire Protection Systems

  • Public input closing date July 2016
Installation
NFPA 791 Recommended Practice and Procedures for Unlabeled Electrical Equipment Evaluation

  • First draft public input closing date July 2015
  • First draft report posting March 2016
  • Second draft public comment May 2016
Components and entire systems
NFPA 850 Recommended Practice for Fire Protection for Electric Generating Plants and High Voltage Direct Current Converter Stations

  • Public input closing date January 2018
Installation
NFPA 853 Standard for the Installation of Stationary Fuel Cell Power Systems

  • Public input closing date January 2018
Installation
NFPA 1620 Standard for Pre-Incident Planning

  • 2015 Edition completed
  • Next revision cycle starts Fall 2019
Incident response
NFPA 2001 Standard on Clean Agent Fire Extinguishing Systems

  • Public input closing date January 2016
Installation
NFPA 5000 Building Construction and Safety Code Installation
Telcordia Generic Requirement 63 (Issue 4)

Network Equipment Building Systems Requirements: Physical Protection

  • Section 4.4 of the standard covers seismic criteria
  • Provides a basis for review and approval of ESS as to physical protection provided by system enclosures
UL 1741 Inverters, Converters, Controllers and Interconnection System Equipment for Use with Distributed Energy Resources

  • Bulletin to update to include advanced grid support utility interactive inverter criteria is out
  • Revision completed Q4 2015
Components
UL 1973 Batteries for Use in Light Electric Rail (LER) Applications and Stationary Applications

  • 2nd revision ballot completed affirmative in July 2015
  • Revised based upon comment and re-ballot in August 2015
  • Bi-national ballot to go out in Q4 2015
Components
UL 62109-1 Safety of power converters for use in photovoltaic power systems

UL 62109-2 Safety of power converters for use in photovoltaic power systems

  • Part 2: Particular requirements for inverters
UL 9540 Energy Storage Systems and Equipment

  • Preliminary review completed
  • Revised document for ballot out in August 2015
  • 30-45 Day review period
  • Completed Q4 2015
  • Webinar available for viewing
Systems
UL 9741 Bidirectional Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging System Equipment

  • Installation and connection of the EV to buildings as a power source maybe covered in 625.48 of the 2014 NEC
Components