Who we are

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.

Our Code

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.

Latest News:

  • RECC welcomes CMA’s advice on marketing of green heating and insulation

    The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has today published its Consumer Law Compliance Advice for businesses relating to the marketing of green heating & insulation products (https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/marketing-green-heating-and-insulation-products/marketing-green-heating-and-insulation-products-consumer-law-compliance-advice-for-businesses)...

    Posted: 17 July, 2024

  • RECC Spring Newsletter 2024

    The Spring newsletter is now published.There have been several developments in consumer protection and the renewables sector, including changes to the Boiler Upgrade Scheme (BUS) to boost demand for heat pumps, Government signalling the possible end of domestic hydrogen heating and delaying of the heat market mechanism.Other news include:Launching of RECC webinar seriesJudging underway for British Renewable Energy Awards 2024RECC to exhibit at InstallerShow 24We trust you will enjoy reading this Spring edition...

    Posted: 10 June, 2024

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