RECS International - www.recs.org
RECS International is a non-profit members' organization with the mission to create an open, international renewable energy market, facilitated by commonly accepted and harmonized tracking systems. Their missions is to stimulate renewable energy demand across the globe by adopting harmonized standards and principles for a transparent transfer of information to end-users. In addition they encourage the further generation of emerging renewable energy technologies by increasing competition and cost-efficiency through the expansion of cross-border trade and international cooperation mechanisms.
The International REC Standard - www.irecstandard.org
The International REC Standard is a non-profit organization that has been tasked with providing robust attribute tracking systems around the world. This standard requires local stakeholders and government authorities, wherever possible, to facilitate national implementation in adherence with local or national regulations. Based upon the I-REC Standard codes and associated documents – the blueprints for the attribute tracking system – l-REC independent issuers are able to implement robust and transparent attribute tracking systems, ensuring the highest quality systems and adherence to best practices for the avoidance of double counting, double certificate issuance and double attribute claiming. The I-REC Standard governing board regulates the use of the I-REC code and associated document.