Centro Energy Co., Ltd, a premium solar panel manufacturer based in China, today announce that it has become a member of PV Cycle Italy. As a leading collection and recycling scheme in Europe, PV CYCLE offers comprehensive solutions for waste disposal and WEEE compliance of PV modules. The EEE Register Number of Centro Energy is IT19100000011742.
Centro Energy is committed to the principles of sustainability. We carefully consider the economic, social and environment impacts of our all operation. PV CYCLE extend our service during the whole life of solar panels, from producing to recycling. This is definitely another step in Centro Energy’s commitment to develop sustainable energy solutions throughout all stages of PV value chain.
About PV Cycle
PV CYCLE is a pan-European Producer scheme, offering dedicated compliance and waste management services for products under WEEE and Battery Producer Responsibility regulations, with a special focus on solar energy systems. Founded in 2007 by and for the PV industry, PV CYCLE set the benchmark for collective PV waste treatment and is today’s clear leader in the sector. The organization has national representations in a series of European countries, including Europe’s biggest PV markets Germany, Italy, France, Spain and the United Kingdom.
Manufacturers and importers operational on the European market need to ensure the proper collection and recycling of their end-of-life products, and related financing. They may choose to fulfill their obligations either individually or by joining a collective scheme. The WEEE Directive encourages the use of existing infrastructure and industry-wide initiatives such as PV CYCLE.Collection and recycling has to be free of charge for the end user or any other person disposing of electronic or electrical equipment.
Also, manufacturers and importers of these products need to register in each EU Member State that they operate in and report their country-specific sales figures to official bodies.In addition, the WEEE Directive requires a financial guarantee for future collection and recycling.