PowerPlus is committed to the expansion of the International REC (I-REC) standard.
When you make a commitment to support renewable electricity, PowerPlus endeavours to advance the I-REC market. Where that's not possible we work with a grid connected renewable energy project operating to an ICROA approved Emission Reduction Standard to support your renewable claim
The I-REC standard is now operational in more than 20 markets and PowerPlus is proud to be driving the transition.
Read this case study about establishing the I-REC standard in Israel to understand the role you can play.
The International REC Standard
The International REC Standard (I-REC Standard) is a not-for-profit association based in the Netherlands with the goal of empowering electricity purchasers to make renewable electricity consumption choices. The I-REC Standard recognizes that through choice, consumer demand can change the future of the electricity market.
The I-REC Standard allows companies to participate in the implementation of a uniquely national but internationally standardized attribute tracking system for voluntary and compliance uses.
Emission Reduction Standards
Electricity products based on emission reduction statements go above and beyond just renewable electricity. These products always have proven additional emission reductions. PowerPlus is able to combine the power of renewable electricity with the ability to claim emission reductions. To access renewable energy projects beyond business as usual PowerPlus works with the following emission reduction standards: