Commercial RHI

Applications for Phase 1 Commercial Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) started on 28th November 2011.

Who is it for?

The Commercial RHI payments are for non-domestic biomass heating installations for industry, business and large organizations.

What is the Tariff rate?

The tariff rate for boilers up to 200kW is currently set at £0.0271 per kW/h and lasts for twenty years (1st July 2017 onwards).

The tariff rate for boilers above 200kW up to 1mW is set at £0.0479 per kW/h and lasts for twenty years (1st July 2017 onwards).

Eligibility Criteria

To take part in the Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive scheme, you must demonstrate your installation meets the eligibility criteria when applying for accreditation

Ofgem, who are administrator for the scheme, have produced guidance setting out all the eligibility criteria.

Please see the Ofgem website www.ofgem.gov.uk/eligibility-non-domestic-rhi/  for more information.

How to apply?

To apply for the Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive you need to complete an application form on the Non-Domestic RHI Register which has to be supported with documents and evidence.

Please see www.ofgem.gov.uk/how-apply-non-domestic-rhi for more information and application forms.

 

 

Level of support
Tariff name Eligible Technology Eligible sizes Tariff rate (pence/kWh) Tariff duration(Years) Support calculation
Small biomass Solid biomass; Municipal Solid Waste(incl.CHP) Less than 200 kW 2.71 20

Metering – Tier 1 applies annually up to the Tier Break.

Medium biomass Solid biomass; Municipal Solid Waste (incl.CHP) 200 kWth and above;  less than 1,000 kW 4.79 20

Metering – Tier 1 applies annually up to the Tier Break.

Large biomass  Solid biomass; Municipal Solid Waste (incl.CHP) 1,000 kW and above 2.08 20 Metering

 

Notes: kWh stands for kilowatt hours (used in relation to heat output) and kWth stands for kilowatt thermal (used in relation to equipment capacity).

Payments will be made quarterly.

 

 

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