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IEC 62485-5

IEC 62485-5:2020
Safety requirements for secondary batteries and battery installations - Part 5: Safe operation of stationary lithium ion batteries
IEC 62485-5:2020 applies to the installation of one or more stationary secondary batteries having a maximum aggregate DC voltage of 1 500 V to any DC part of the power network, and describes the principal measures for protections during normal operation or under expected fault conditions against hazards generated from:
– electricity,
– short-circuits,
– electrolyte,
– gas emission,
– fire,
– explosion.
This document provides requirements on safety aspects associated with the installation, use, inspection, and maintenance and disposal of lithium ion batteries used in stationary applications.
The contents of the corrigendum of June 2022 have been included in this copy.

Technical committee

TC 21 Secondary cells and batteries


Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date2020-11-25



Stability date2024
ISBN number9782832290910
File size1.89 MB
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