Meet your peers at the REC Market Meeting

We are pleased to see so much interest in attending the REC Market Meeting again this year. After a year of lockdowns, travel restrictions and working from home, many have let us know that they can’t wait to meet in person again and get updated about the state of the renewable energy market.

RED3 advocacy briefing for legislators

RECS International has created a briefing for legislators: “Guarantees of origin in the Fit for 55 package, accelerating the energy transition by growing consumer demand for renewable energy”.

New Leadership for RECS International

Adam White has been appointed as the Secretary General of RECS International. Adam will take over as the public face of RECS International from Jared Braslawsky, the outgoing Secretary General, who will retain an important position within the organisation in the new role of Operational Manager.

Notice: Temporary suspension of GO issuance in Finland

(Please note that there is a new update with regards to the issuance of GOs by Finland, which you can find in our news list). RECS International Members should be aware of some potential temporary disruption to the issuance of Guarantees of Origin in Finland.

Update on monthly disclosure in France

As of the 1st of January 2021, an update to the French Energy Code introducing monthly disclosure periods is in force. The relevant piece of law (L’Article R314-66 du Code de l’Energie) is included below. RECS International’s unofficial translation of this law is also included.  

Florence School of Regulation work on GOs

The Florence School of Regulation, a centre of excellence working to improve the quality of European regulation and policy, has published the report “Upgrading Guarantees of Origin to Promote the Achievement of the EU Renewable Energy Target at Least Cost”.

CertifHy enters into phase 3 to build a H2 GO market

In October 2020, a Consortium constituted of HINICIO, Association of Issuing Bodies (AIB), Commissariat à l'énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives (CEA), Grexel, Ludwig-Bölkow-Systemtechnik (LBST) and TÜV SÜD was appointed by the Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH 2 JU) to lead CertifHy phase III, which will run over 3 years.

The revision of the RED2 consultation

One of the first acts of the current European Commission was to adopt the European Green Deal. The European Council recently decided to increase the bloc’s 2030 emissions reduction target. ...

Webinar recording OMC2020 now online

On the 26th of November RECS International and the Association of Issuing Bodies (AIB) jointly organized the annual Open Markets Committee (OMC). The recording of the OMC is available via this link. ...