Why and how to obtain the Solar Keymark for my products?

 Why, as a manufacturer, the Solar Keymark is important?

The Solar Keymark:

  • is the only European quality mark for solar Thermal Products with an international recognition,
  • certification improve your internal process and quality assurance of your products,
  • facilitates the access to subsidy schemes in many countries (SKN Map of European Support Scheme),
  • Brings the support of the Solar Keymark Network, managing the Solar Keymark, as a technical partner, which can provide you with an assistance to better understand certified data,
  • Offers a competitive advantage to its owner!

How to certify a product?

All products falling under one of the following European standards can be Solar Keymark certified:

  • EN12975 Solar thermal collectors,
  • EN12976 Factory made systems,
  • EN12977 Custom built systems.

All documents related with the certification are available under “Scheme Rules” but we recommend to get in contact with any of your preferred certification body or testing laboratory to learn more about the procedures, advantages, obligations, delays and fees for the certification procedure.

Do you have any question regarding the Solar Keymark and the Solar Keymark Network?

Contact the Solar Keymark Secretariat at info@solarheateurope.eu.


Solar Keymark products

Solar Keymark News

  • Solar Certification Fund: 10th call launched

    Enhancing quality assurance for a sustainable technology!

    Brussels, 20 November 2018 – The Solar Certification Fund (SCF) launched its 10th call for proposals to continue to provide regular and reliable support for (1) developing better and new Solar Thermal certification and standardization processes, (2) ensuring quality assurance for tomorrow's solar thermal technology.

    "The Solar Keymark is a reference in the European market for solar thermal products. As such, it is important that it continues reinvesting in quality assurance, standardization and certification processes by means of the projects supported by the Solar Certification Fund",  mentioned the Chairman of the Solar Keymark Network, Andreas Bohren.