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  • MCS remove HERO Ground Source Heat Pumps from the Scheme

    Following an investigation by the MCS Compliance Team, MCS has removed several HERO ground source heat pumps (GSHP) from its certified products directory. Whilst MCS allows previously certified products to be installed up to 6 months after their removal from the scheme, these products will not be eligible for the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI)...

    Posted: 18 October, 2019

  • RECC member wins Residential Solar & Storage Award

    Congratulations to FES Support Services, RECC member based in Stirling, who won the prestigious Residential Solar & Storage Award at the Solar & Storage Awards in Birmingham on Thursday evening. Working with Stirling Council in 2018/19 FES installed 945 residential solar PV systems along with 26 Tesla battery storage systems...

    Posted: 20 September, 2019

  • Summer Newsletter 2019

    The latest RECC newsletter can now be downloaded and read below...

    Posted: 31 July, 2019

  • Solar Together calls on solar PV installers to register interest in new schemes

    Building on the success of its recent solar PV installation schemes in London and the East of England, Solar Together has announced it will launch further schemes across the UK in September. These schemes will, for the first time, include battery storage where appropriate...

    Posted: 26 June, 2019

  • RECC publishes 2018 Annual Report

    RECC has today published a comprehensive overview of its activities and achievements during the course of 2018...

    Posted: 24 June, 2019

  • Mole Energy Ltd wins prestigious Installer Award

    Mole Energy Ltd was voted Installer of the Year at the British Renewable Energy Awards Gala Dinner on Tuesday, 11 June at the Intercontinental Hotel in London. The Installer Award is for a company that has excelled in the installation of small-scale energy generation systems in homes, offering a high quality experience for consumers wishing to buy or lease...

    Posted: 13 June, 2019

  • Spring Newsletter 2019

    The latest RECC newsletter can now be downloaded and read below...

    Posted: 9 May, 2019

  • STA to host nationwide road shows 1 - 9 May

    Solar Trade Association (STA) is hosting 4 half-day seminars in major UK cities over the next two weeks. The seminars will take place in Bristol (1 May), Edinburgh (2 May), Manchester (8 May) and Peterborough (9 May). At the seminars STA aims to provide knowledge and expertise to solar PV installers working in the domestic sector who are now operating in the post-subisdy world...

    Posted: 25 April, 2019

  • RECC urges Government to maintain consumer protection standards

    In its response to the Consultation on a Smart Export Guarantee RECC has urged Government to maintain a high standard of consumer protection in the small-scale renewables sector...

    Posted: 6 March, 2019

  • RECC welcomes planned MCS battery storage standards

    RECC has welcomed the announcement from MCS, the National Certification Body, that it is developing product and installer standards for small-scale battery storage systems. MCS sees these standards as a logical extension to its existing suite of standards which cover solar PV and other renewable technologies...

    Posted: 26 February, 2019

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