REC Americas LLC - Profile & Reviews

Primary Line of Business

  • Product Manufacturer

REC Americas LLC - Profile & Reviews

Primary Line of Business

  • Product Manufacturer

Additional Service Offered

Additional Service Offered
  • Manufacturing

Why Work With Us

Why Work With Us

You've decided to go solar and need panels or solutions for your installation. REC’s combination of company reliability, product quality, and leading performance makes us the ideal brand for your solar investment. Founded in Norway in 1996, REC has consistently and stably grown to become the largest European brand of solar panels. With a healthy balance sheet, REC carries the lowest debt and debt to equity ratio, according to 2016 data, among major panel manufacturers worldwide. In 2016, REC Group ranked #1 most popular brand of solar panels in Germany and in the state of California alike. By commanding each step from silicon to panels, REC's automated and integrated factory in Singapore ensures the highest quality of manufacturing and sets the industry benchmark for reliability. REC’s product quality is supported by stringent internal testing, third-party certifications and endorsements, and an industry-leading low warranty claims rate (<100 returns per 1M modules 2016). As a leader in performance, REC products exhibit exceptional yield and the highest polycrystalline module efficiency (up to 295 Wp 60 cell, up to 350 Wp 72 cell). REC was the first company to mass produce PERC on half-cut, polycrystalline cells. Our commitment to sustainability goes far beyond producing clean energy. With around 26 million panels produced and a dependable warranty, REC has solid foundations and a bright future in the solar industry.

More About Us

More About Us

Celebrating over 20 years in the solar industry, REC Group is the Norwegian vertically integrated solar module company and the world’s trusted brand of solar panels and solutions. Through our integrated solar PV value chain, REC provides the world with a reliable and high quality source of clean energy. REC’s renowned product quality is supported by the highest poly module efficiency and lowest warranty claims rate in the industry. REC currently employs more than 2,000 employees worldwide, producing 1.4 GW of fully automated solar panels annually. Visit www.recgroup.com

Technology Offered

Technology Offered
  • Solar PV

Product Manufacturer Ratings by EnergySage

Product Manufacturer Ratings by EnergySage
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  • Overall Rating:  Standard

    • At or better than industry average performance, quality, and durability specifications

    • Industry average warranty coverage

  • Warranty Rating:  Standard

    • Standard-level performance output and materials warranties

  • Performance Quality Durability Rating:  Standard

    • Efficiency: All of REC Solar's panel models operate within the industry average efficiency range

    • Power output: REC Solar's internal testing indicates that their panels are capable of producing at least as much power as their power output rating

    • Temperature sensitivity: All of REC Solar's panel models are less sensitive to high temperatures than the industry average

    • Quality manufacturing standards: Compliant

    • Durability standards: Compliant

    • Snow & wind load: Snow and wind load ratings are below industry average

Product Manufacturing Details

Product Manufacturing Details
  • Current Models And Output

    REC275TP2, REC280TP2, REC285TP2, REC290TP2, REC295TP2, REC275TP2 BLK2, REC280TP2 BLK2, REC285TP2 BLK2, REC290TP2 BLK2, REC295TP2 BLK2, REC330TP2S 72, REC335TP2S 72, REC340TP2S 72, REC345TP2S 72, REC350TP2S 72,

  • Product Technology

    Polycrystalline

  • Efficiency

    16.5-17.7%

  • Product warranty duration

    10 Years

  • What's Covered in Product Warranty

    REC Solar's product warranty covers defects in material and workmanship within a period of 10 (ten) years.

  • Product performance warranty

    At the end of 25 Years power output should be no less than 80.2%.

  • What's covered in performance warranty

    REC Solar's performance warranty covers the output efficiency of your solar system. After a period of 25 (twenty-five) years output should be no less than 80.2%. Each module will have an output of 97% within the first year of purchase. The maximum degradation of the module will be no more than 0.7% each year. If the output is reduced to less than 80.2% in 25 years or the degradation rate exceeds 0.7% annually REC Solar will repair or replace the defective module(s).

  • Where Manufactured?

    Singapore

  • Corporate/Ownership Structure

    REC Americas, LLC is a member of REC Group. REC Group is a Bluestar Elkem company.

Reviews from Our Community

Reviews from Our Community
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george.b.mcclellan
"Solid product - great price"
Reviewed Aug 09, 2017
"Solid product - great price"

I am the proud owner of an REC 4KWp ground mount system in Pismo Beach, CA. The REC Twin Peak Series modules were easy to install, look great and perform better than modeled. Great quality product and excellent company to work with.

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