Energy Matters Wins REC Partner Award

Energy Matters has been announced the winner of a REC Partner Award for its innovative work in communicating the benefits of REC solar panels via its web site at and through the company’s customer care center.

Energy Matters introduced REC solar panels, an already respected solar brand in Europe, to the Australian home solar power market in July 2010 after exhaustive research to identify and source additional module options meeting the company’s stringent quality standards.

Since that time, thousands of Australian households have chosen Energy Matters supplied and installed REC-based home solar power systems for their quality, performance and consistency; coupled with affordable pricing.

Like Energy Matters, REC’s Peak Energy series modules are multi-award winners;  most recently receiving the 2011 Solar Industry Award.

Energy Matters’ efforts in educating home owners on the benefits of REC modules and the subsequent demand resulted in the company entered into an agreement for the purchase of 20 megawatts of REC Peak Energy solar panels in November of 2010; a record in Australia at the time.

In May 2011, REC announced the partnership with Energy Matters and its sister company Apollo Energy had been promoted to Platinum level, the first companies in the Asia-Pacific to receive the status.

“We are very excited to recognize the strong commitment of our partners who have made a significant contribution to our sales and marketing activities over the last year. We look forward to continuing to grow with them as we expand our sales and marketing activities,” said Luc Graré, Senior Vice President Sales and Marketing Cells & Modules, REC Solar.

Five REC Partner Award Winners were announced during the recent global REC Partner Summit in Rome, with Energy Matters being the recipient of the Marketer Of The Year award.