Solar Thermal Testing

Offering a step-by-step service through the complexity of Solar Thermal development, research, testing, certification and government procedures, Vipac is NATA accredited to evaluate the thermal performance of:

  • Solar hot water systems
  • Heat pump hot water systems
  • Similar energy transfer systems
  • Environmental: simulated solar radiation.

Click here to learn about our Solar Thermal research and testing, or here for our Solar Thermal consulting.


Our many accreditations demonstrate a high technical competence and a consistently reliable and impartial service:
  • ISO/IEC 17025
  • NATA (National Association of Testing Authorities) accreditation, No. 676
  • ISO 9001:2015
  • AS 60068.2.5
  • AS/NZS 2712
  • AS/NZS 2535.1
  • ISO 9806.1 and ISO 9806.2
  • AS/NZS 4692.1 and AS 1056.1
  • AS/NZS 5125.1, AS 3498 and AS 4552

Saving you money

Vipac can help you reap the financial rewards of Small-scale Technology Certificates (STCs), a Federal Government initiative administered by the Clean Energy Regulator which can be calculated from TRNSYS modelling to AS/NZS 4234. We can also help you calculate the annual energy savings to comply with the rebate requirements of the Essential Services Commission and the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority (EECA).

Get Certified!

Recognised internationally under the International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation (ILAC), our reports are accepted by:

  • Conformity Assessment Bodies (CABs – certification bodies)
  • Clean Energy Regulator
  • Essential Services Commission / Sustainability Victoria
  • Energy Safe Victoria
  • Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority (EECA, NZ).

Solar Thermal Testing