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What is the 2018 USEHC?
The USEHC established minimum requirements and standards for the protection of the public health, safety and welfare.   101.2 Scope. The provisions of this code shall apply to the erection, installation, alteration, repair, relocation, replacement, addition to, use, or maintenance of solar energy systems, including but not limited to equipment and appliances intended to utilize solar energy for space heating or cooling; water heating; swimming pool heating or process heating; and solar photovoltaic systems.
 
 
What does the USEHC address?
Includes systems where equipment and components collect, convey, store, and convert the sun’s energy for a purpose including but not limited to service water heating, pool water heating, space heating and cooling and electrical service.    Table of Contents.
 
 
SUBMIT ONLINE 2018 USEHC/USPSHTC COMMENTS DEADLINE JUNE 20, 2017
 
 
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USEHC 2018 EDITION: ARCHIVED REVISION INFORMATION
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