Renewable Energy Consumer Code News

The latest news from RECC

  • RECC corrects misleading insurance information

    RECC requires Code members to protect deposits and further advance (or ‘stage’) payments, and the workmanship warranties issued to consumers, in case they cease to trade. The most common way to ensure that these protections are in place is by providing consumers with insurance policies...

    Posted: 19 January, 2018

  • Christmas wishes from RECC

    Merry Christmas from RECC Wishing all of our members a very Happy Christmas and success in 2018. It has been a pleasure having you as our member the last year!! RECC will be closed for the Christmas period from 2pm, Friday 22 December 2017, until Tuesday, 2 January 2018...

    Posted: 20 December, 2017

  • New APPG report estimates 12 GW of energy storage in UK by 2021

    A new report from the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Energy Storage was released at the group's Winter Parliamentary Reception in the House of Commons on 6 December. The report analyses policy change in the UK and estimates that, by the end of 2021, 12 GW of battery storage deployment is possible...

    Posted: 7 December, 2017

  • Solar Ireland 2017 Conference

    Solar Ireland 2017 Conference & Exhibition will play host to key stakeholders in the Irish and international solar industry on 28 and 29 November 2017. The agenda will include sessions on; policy setting; Renewable Energy Support Scheme (RESS); market; finance; planning & community; grid connection, rooftop solar, amongst others...

    Posted: 20 November, 2017

  • Autumn Newsletter 2017

    Access the Autumn 2017 Newsletter below...

    Posted: 3 November, 2017


      SOLAR & STORAGE LIVE, 3-5 OCTOBER 2017 RECC to speak and exhibit at Solar & Storage Live, to be held at the NEC, Birmingham...

    Posted: 4 September, 2017

  • RHI Reform laid before Parliament

    On 30 August 2017, Regulations were laid before Parliament, to introduce the first part of the RHI reforms announced in December 2016. Subject to the parliamentary process, these will come into force on 20 September 2017...

    Posted: 1 September, 2017

  • Important battery storage Code launched

    The Code of Practice for Electrical Energy Storage Systems was published on 7 August by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)...

    Posted: 10 August, 2017

  • VAT clarity for solar & storage

    HMRC has finally provided clarity that batteries sold alongside new solar PV system will most likely be eligible for the reduced VAT rate. In an announcement from the Solar Trade Association ('the STA') they have stated that they have a received an answer from HMRC on the VAT point.....

    Posted: 4 August, 2017

  • Summer 2017 Newsletter

    Access the Summer 2017 Newsletter below...

    Posted: 27 July, 2017

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