•• We are
•• Supporting standardized REC systems
The International REC Standard Foundation
I-REC Standard is a non-profit organization that provides a robust attribute tracking standard for use around the world. This standard requires local stakeholders and government authorities to facilitate national implementation in adherence with local and national regulations.
AENOR Peru S.A.C. approved as I-REC(E) Issuer in Peru
The I-REC Standard Foundation Board has approved AENOR Peru S.A.C. as the local I-REC(E) Issuer in Peru. Peru is one of the fastest-growing economies in Latin America and has been an I-REC(E) issuing country since 2019 with the Green Certificate Company (GCC) acting...
Turkish earthquake relief and update from local I-REC(E) Issuer, Foton
On the 6th of February two devastating earthquake waves struck Türkiye and Syria affecting an area...
Supporting the development of electricity and hydrogen EAC markets in Australia
The Australian Government has recently sought stakeholder feedback on a proposed Guarantee of...
Greenhouse Gas Protocol Revisions Are Highly Relevant for All Entities Using EACs: Here’s How to Get Involved
Background: Providing input on Scope 2 guidance is critical The Greenhouse Gas Protocol (GHGP) is...
Preliminary Accreditation of the C-Capsule Code for Carbon Dioxide Removal (CDR)
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed by the I-REC Standard Foundation with C-Capsule for...
•• The Electricity REC Code
Supporting the development of electricity RECs.
In more than 30 countries we have supported the development of standardized REC markets.
•• Increasing end user demand
Allowing end-users to make reliable claims to renewables.
End-users with a choice of energy product makes them responsible and aware of the options they have in energy procurement. We have supported thousands of end-users in making a reliable claim for renewable energy.
I-REC(E) TWHS Issued in 2022
•• Stakeholder support
Stakeholders play a critical role.
The International REC Standard Foundation board regulates the use of the I-REC Standard, Code documents and other governance documents. These are always created with stakeholder input and support. In this way we can ensure that the REC standards are inline with stakeholder expectations and the requirements of local authorities.
Increasing trust and effectiveness in markets.
•• Fair markets for all players
The I-REC Standard governance documents have requirements and best practices written directly into the standard. These best practices require all market facilitators to act in a way that is transparent, fair and equitable to all market parties. In this way there each market actor can be guaranteed they have the same opportunities provided by the market facilitator as other market parties.
Contact us for more details
The secretariat remains available to answer questions related to country authorization, market development and standard development.