RIER (MAEN) certification – unchallenged professionalism

«Expert Client Support Centre», as an authorized RIER certification center, offers everyone interested to make use of its services and receive RIER (MAEN) certificate in the following areas:

  • Certification of specialists-energy auditors.
  • Certification of organizations-energy auditors with registration in The Unified Register of organizations eligible for conduct of energy inspections.
  • Certification of expert organizations in the sphere of energy resources process loss norms setting, specific consumption and reserve of fuel (review in the sphere of electrical energy resources process loss norms setting or review in the sphere of specific consumption and reserve of fuel).
  • Certification of expert organizations in power industry (types of expert activity of the applicant organization in the power industry: review of energy resources standards, tariffs, management systems, risks, technical specifications and projects, energy efficiency and reliability of power supply schemes being designed or functioning in residential areas, cities and enterprises, engineering consulting in power supply etc.).
  • Certification of Expert Centers in the System of Voluntary certification of organizations in the sphere of energy resources sustainable use and saving.
  • Certification of the Centers’ experts. 

Why do you need RIER certificate?

During establishment of a market, demand for independent verification of compliance is increasing steadily. For a consumer, RIER certificate received by a company specializing in the sphere of energy audit, and by its professionals, is a guarantee of a professional energy audit and the weighting of recommendations given. On the other hand, RIER certification of specialists in training centers indicates their high qualification level and stable quality of the learning process in this educational institution.

In order to take actions aimed at implementation of the Decree of the President of Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev «On some measures regarding improvement of the energy and environmental efficiency of the Russian economy» (№ 889 as of 4. 06. 2008), the Order of the Government of Russian Federation as of 19. 06.2008 № ISH-P9-3772, and according to the Order of the Ministry of Energy of Russian Federation «On improvement of activity in the field of organization of energy inspections (energy audit)» (№ 02-011 as of 16 January, 2009), organizations whose scope includes conduct of energy audit of enterprises and other objects are recommended to meet the requirements set in the system of RIER (MAEN) voluntary certification.

What is RIER certification?

RIER certification system has been functioning since 2009, and it is voluntary. It has been elaborated by MAEN (Interregional Association «Energy Efficiency and Norm Setting») experts and has been registered in The Unified Register of voluntary certification systems (registration number ROSS RU.M578.04IR01).

MAEN has been primarily set up as an interregional association of Gosenergonadzors of Russian Federation which at that time were dealing with issues regarding energy saving, and later it was reorganized into IA «Energy Efficiency and Norm Setting». As of today, the high level of MAEN’s competence is universally acknowledged.

  • The system is open for all persons, enterprise and organizations that abide with its rules.
  • The system has its own conformity mark and certificate.
  • Voluntary RIER certification has been set up as a complimentary procedure which precedes different actions in the sphere of environment and power industry set forth by Russian legislation.
  • Certification within this system doesn’t replace obligatory certification and legal oversight and control systems.

What is the cost of the certification and the validity period of the RIER certificate?


Direction certification Service form Cost Validity of the certificate
Certification of energy auditors "turnkey" 15 000 RUB 1 year
Certification of organizations-energy auditors "turnkey" 100 000 RUB  1 year
Certification of expert organizations in the sphere of energy resources process loss norms setting, specific consumption and reserve of fuel "turnkey" 150 000 RUB 1 year
Certification of expert organizations in the sphere of power industry "turnkey" 300 000 RUB 1 year
Certification of expert organizations in the sphere of energy resources process loss norms setting, specific consumption and reserve of fuel Voluntary certification of organizations in the sphere of energy resources sustainable use and saving "turnkey" 400 000 RUB 1 year
Certification of Expert Centers in the System of "turnkey" 12 000 RUB 1 year

Dear Sirs, if RIER certification is within your sphere of professional interests, please address the certification department of «CESС» LLC. The company’s experts will promptly accept and process your request. 

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