Renewable Energy

Renewable energy is clean, produces few waste products and comes from sources like the sun or wind.

For further information on the types of renewable energy you may want consider such as solar, biomass and heat pumps - visit the Centre for Sustainable Energy (CSE)  renewable energy webpages.

Solar Energy Calculator 

You can estimate the savings you could make by installing a solar system using the Solar Energy Calculator from the Energy Savings Trust

Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive

You may be eligible to receive payments for using a renewable heating system through the Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (GOV.UK).

Find an installer

We recommend using an installer who is certified by the Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS). This is essential if you want to use the solar Feed-in Tariff scheme.  You can search for a certified installer on the MCS website.

Find out more

Contact the Centre for Sustainable Energy to find out about local installers and discounted schemes available in your area.

Email: home.energy@cse.org.uk  Phone: 0800 082 2234