REC stands for ‘Renewable Energy Corporation.’
REC solar panels are Norwegian – the company has their head office in Norway and their solar panels are currently being manufactured in Singapore. The REC solar panel is a tier one panel which holds a ten year product warranty, a 25 year performance warranty and are corrosion resistant certified.
The REC company was established in 1996 and produced their first solar silicon wafer in 1997. A one point they were the worlds largest manufacturer of multicrystalline silicon wafers used in solar cells.
At the end of 2016, REC’s manufacturing capacity was 1.3GWs.