Work Item
ASTM WK85884

New Specification for Developing Microgrid Standards to enable the Interconnection of Utilities to both Single Tiny Houses and Tiny Home Communities

1. Scope

The purpose for this new standard is to develop new and/or identify existing interconnection techniques or methodologies to facilitate the connection of locally sourced or remotely access utilities to either a single Tiny House or to a Tiny Home Community with multiple tiny houses sharing the sourced utility services. The utilities may include one or all of the following utilities or distributed generation power sources:

1. Gas
2. Water
3. Electricity
4. Waste Management
5. Solar array’s
6. Wind Turbine’s
7. Geothermal Sources


Microgrids, Tiny Houses, Tiny Home Communities, Utilities, Gas, Water, Electric, Waste, Solar, Wind, Geothermal


Proposal for a new draft standard for the development of Microgrid Connection Standards to support single Tiny House Utility Connections as well as shared utility Connections for Tiny Home Communities to support the provision for and/or interconnection to locally sourced, or remotely accessed utilities.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: E06.26

Committee: E06

Staff Manager: Frank McConnell

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 04-07-2023

Technical Contact: Mike Schmidt

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