Protecting consumers and
The Renewable Energy Consumer Code was set up by the Renewable Energy Association. Our aim is to guarantee a high quality experience for consumers wishing to buy or lease small-scale energy generation systems for their homes. The Renewable Energy Consumer Code logo is a sign that the company has agreed to abide by the high standards set out in our Consumer Code.
Our members are firms selling or leasing small-scale renewable or low carbon heat or power generation unit who have agreed to comply with the Renewable Energy Consumer Code. This Code is backed by Trading Standards Institute as part of its self-regulation initiative, the Consumer Codes Approval Scheme.
Small-scale heat and power systems enable you to generate energy at home from renewable sources. Technologies for doing this include photovoltaic solar panels, small-scale wind and hydro electricity generating units, ground or air source heat pumps, solar water heating panels, boilers or CHP units fuelled by wood chips or pellets.
Renewable Energy Consumer Code (RECC) has today granted associate membership to Easy MCS, part of Qualitick™ Ltd, providers of support for businesses seeking & maintaining MCS certification. Under the terms of the agreement RECC will ensure that Easy MCS provides its clients with accurate information about the Code, consumer protection legislation and RECC resources. Importantly, the agreement does not imply that RECC will treat Easy MCS clients any differently from its other members or applicant members...
Posted: 20 January, 2015
The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has arrested six individuals in connection with its a criminal investigation into solar panel business Solar Energy Savings Ltd. The SFO is appealing for witnesses who have any information that might be of use to its investigation. Solar Energy Savings Ltd, based in the North West, was never a member of the Renewable Energy Consumer Code or MCS certified...
Posted: 16 December, 2014