RECC sets out high consumer protection standards for businesses who are selling or leasing renewable energy generation systems to domestic consumers. RECC is approved by Chartered Trading Standards Institute as part of the Consumer Codes Approval Scheme and is also a TrustMark Scheme Operator.
By displaying the logo RECC Members signal they have agreed to abide by the high standards set out in the Consumer Code, following the consumer journey from start to finish, and in the Bye-Laws. Both the Code and the Bye-Laws dovetail with the Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS) installer standards.
RECC members work with a range of renewable technologies from solar photovoltaic (PV) systems, solar water heating systems, ground and air source heat pumps and boilers fuelled by wood chips or pellets. They also work with common 'add-ons' such as battery storage systems, voltage optimisers and i-boost systems.
The winter newsletter is now published.There have been several developments in consumer protection and the renewables sector, including an extension of VAT relief on energy savings materials to include electrical battery storage and water source heat pumps. Consumers can expect further support with an increase in government allocation of an extra £1.5 billion for the Boiler Upgrade Scheme and the hosting of long awaited consultations on technical standards for new future homes and buildings standards...
Posted: 12 February, 2024
RECC is excited to participate in Futurebuild this year.Futurebuild is a premier event which provides an opportunity for organisations, companies and various brands in the built environment to exhibit their products and services. There is expected to be over 400 + innovative brands and a leading knowledge programme of 500+ industry-leading speakers across 2 conferences and 6 seminar stages. Our very own Virginia Graham, CEO at REAL, will be one of the speakers.At Futurebuild, innovative solutions will be on display to promote developments within the sustainable construction sector...
Posted: 8 February, 2024