Description of the Quality Classes for Eco ISPs

All providers need to meet the following criteria to be accepted for our database:

  • Declaration of the source of the electricity (e.g. mention of the elictricity supplier)
  • Credibility and transparency of the company or organization
  • Information of the supplied product for the customer
  • No nuclear power at all

 

Green Energy Type A

Mandatory criteria:

  • The provider is specialized in green power.
  • Ecological minimum standards for their equipment are fulfilled.
  • Reselling is not allowed.
  • The energy supplier needs to be independent of nuclear power plant.

Optional criteria (upgrading):

  • The provider subsidizes renewable power plants.
  • Construction of eco-electricity plants (innovative)
  • Sustainability in the company
  • Dealing with the customers in a professional way (data protection, outages)
  • Support of the region by investments

 

Green Energy Type B

  • The provider subsidizes renewable power plants.
  • Ecological minimum standards for their equipment are fulfilled.
  • The customers are informed about the origin of the planes.
  • The energy is either renewable energy (REG-energy) or power from power heat cogeneration plants (CHP) without fossil fuels.
  • The supplier can be a conventional energy supplier with an eco-power rate.
  • Acquisition of renewable energy instead of in-house production is accepted.

 

Green Energy Type C

  • Gives the information that he offers eco-power (without any background information).
  • Holders of certificates (e.g. RECS) are accepted.