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 Boiler Upgrade Scheme (BUS) has opened for voucher applications today. Once installers have set up a BUS account with Ofgem, as a RECC Member, you will now be able to apply for a BUS voucher and to redeem it following the commissioning of a system. Eligible installations must have been commissioned on or after 1 April 2022 to be eligible for the grant, with £5,000 available for air-source heat pumps and biomass boilers or £6,000 for ground-source heat pumps. The BUS has £450 million funding, intended to help install 90,000 heat pumps over three years...
Posted: 23 May, 2022
The latest RECC newsletter can now be downloaded and read below...
Posted: 11 May, 2022