IREC’s trio of consumer protection tools includes the Clean Energy Consumer Bill of Rights, the Be Solar Smart Consumer Checklist and a Resources list. Together, they promote safeguards for buyers, government agencies, industry, retailers and others in the solar market and help consumers understand and protect their solar investments. Our goal for these consumer tools is to protect consumers and the market, assuring positive practices that lead to more satisfied clean energy consumers.
- Be Solar Smart Checklist walks through issues that help consumers make informed decisions to meet their expectations and get the most from their investments.
- Clean Energy Consumer Bill of Rights addresses important consumer issues, such as safety, contractual transparency, warranties, advertising, privacy and other protective measures.
- Other resources with links for renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies and practices.
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