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Small and Micro Wind Turbines

Wind Turbines harness the power of the wind and use it to generate electricity.

MCS approved products satisfy rigorous and established European and International standards. In addition to laboratory testing, the product manufacturers also must undertake factory production control audits to show that they have the management systems in place to support the quality production practices and demonstrate the products at the end of the production line are of the same quality as those that are tested.

Below is the standard required to be met for Wind Turbine products under the MCS scheme, along with guidance notes.

Technology Specific Scheme Requirements

Small and Micro Wind Turbines

MCS 006

Product Certification Scheme Requirements - Small and Micro Wind Turbines

2.1

15.01.2014

 

RenewableUK Small Wind Turbine Standard

 

15.01.2014

 

Guidance Note - Potentially Novel Wind Turbines

1.0

07.02.2013

  Technical Note - RenewableUK Inverter Technical Note

2.0

07.02.2013

Product standards that have been withdrawn are available for reference here.