Ecuador – Second Revision (2R) of Ecuadorian Technical Regulation RTE INEN 152 on Thermal Performance of Prefabricated Solar Systems and Solar Collectors

The notified Ecuadorian Technical Regulation establishes the requirements to be met by prefabricated solar systems and solar collectors for heating liquids (temperature below 100 degrees , prior to the marketing of domestic and imported products, with the aim to protecting human safety and preventing deceptive practices. It applies to the following products: 1. Prefabricated solar systems 2. Flat plate solar collectors 3. Vacuum solar collectors