The Feed in Tariff scheme (FITs) was introduced in 2010 by the Government to encourage the generation of cleaner electricity. The scheme is for small scale generation up to 50kW.
Customers registered into the FIT scheme will receive payment for the kilowatts that are generated for a fixed term. Typically for sites that have installed solar photovoltaic (PV) panels depending when the site was registered will have a 25 or 20 year period in the scheme.
Already registered in the FIT scheme
The FIT scheme closed on 31 March 2019. For MCS sites 50kW or less that have been commissioned and the MCS certificate issued by 31 March 2019 have until 31 March 2020 to apply to be part of the scheme.
For more information please see our Feed in Tariff page.