Is SWCC accredited?

Yes. In March 2012, the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA) accredited SWCC to certify small wind turbines to the AWEA Standard 9.1-2009 in accordance with the recognized International Standard ISO/IEC Guide 65:1996 General requirements for bodies operating product certification systems. In January 2014, A2LA granted an extension to the SWCC scope of accreditation for certification of wind turbines with a swept area greater than 200 m2 in accordance with IEC Standards 61400-12-1 (Power) and IEC 61400-11 (Acoustics). SWCC policies were based on ISO/IEC Guide 65. SWCC’s accreditation certificate number 3299.01 and details are available here.

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