SWCC Announces First 3 Conditional Temporary Certifications

6 Pending Applicants Are “Under Test,” 16 Others Are “Under Contract”
The SWCC is pleased to grant its first Conditional Temporary Certifications to three small wind turbines certified under the UK’s Microgeneration Certification Scheme: Evance R9000, Evoco 10kW, and Skystream 3.7. With a few recent additions, 25 turbine models currently have pending applications for SWCC certification; 5 of these are certified under the UK’s Microgeneration Scheme (MCS) and 4 others are “Under Test” toward SWCC certification. Download full release

Certification Poised to Drive Small Wind Growth

22 Turbines Now In Queue; Incentive Programs Requiring Certification
As the Small Wind Certification Council (SWCC) consumer labeling process for moves forward, the need for certification is becoming more pressing to qualify for incentives. With several recent new additions, 22 turbine models currently have pending applications for SWCC certification. Energy Trust of Oregon is leading the way in requiring certification for turbines to qualify for incentives beginning January 1, 2012. Download full release