Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS) is an internationally recognised quality assurance scheme, supported by the Department of Energy and Climate Change. MCS certifies microgeneration technologies used to produce electricity and heat from renewable sources.
The Renewable Energy Consumer Code was set up by the Renewable Energy Association to guarantee a high quality experience for consumers wishing to buy or lease small-scale energy generation systems for their homes. The Renewable Energy Consumer Code logo is a sign of high standards.
The GSHPA encourages the growth and development of the ground source heat pump industry in the United Kingdom. The Association provides information on GSHPs via this website and telephone helplines and makes presentations to promote the ground source industry to key audiences.
Independent Warranty Association provides the most trusted home improvement Deposit and Guarantee Insurance services in the industry. They protect customer investments and properties by accrediting only carefully selected professional trades people with a proven history of delivering excellent customer satisfaction.
Renewable Energy Assurance has since 2006 taken the core consumer protection criteria first developed by the Office of Fair Trading and applied them to the small-scale renewables sector. In this way Renewable Energy Assurance strives at once to promote the sector and protect consumers.
It is now a criminal offence to carry out activities that install, maintain or service stationary refrigeration, air-conditioning and/or heat pump equipment containing or designed to contain F-Gas refrigerants without a Company Certificate. Eartheat is accredited to the F Gas standard.