Microgeneration Certification Scheme

The Microgeneration Certification Scheme provides assurances and accreditation of renewable energy systems, technologies and products as well as installers themselves.

The Microgeneration Certification Scheme is internationally recognised and the MCS provides a global mark of high quality and competency on all products that meets a robust set of standards and rigorous testing.

The MCS also accredits installers of microgeneration technologies and assesses the supply, design and installation of renewable energy systems ensuring that the customer receives the correct solution for their needs. It is important that the your installer follows these standards and procedures are followed throught the design, supply and installation to ensure this.

The Microgeneration Certification Scheme is also linked to further policies such as Feed in Tariffs, Renewable Heat Incentive and other financial incentive schemes.

Iheat Ltd are accredited installers

Iheat LTD are accredited installer of the following technologies and renewable energy systems:

Air Source Heat Pump Systems
Ground Source Heat Pump System
Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Systems

All of our products, systems and technologies are approved under the Microgeneration Certification Scheme, which provides assurances on the quality and reliability of renewable energy technology.

As Iheat Ltd are fully accredited under the Microgeneration Certificate Scheme Energy, our customer’s can benefit from the following:

The Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) is a scheme designed to financially reward those who use renewable energy to heat their homes. Iheat are MCS Accredited installers, which allows clients to benefit from the Renewable heat incentive RHI Rates

Application Submitted 01 / 07 / 2017 to 19 / 09 / 2017 20 / 09 / 2017 to 31 / 03 / 2018 01 / 04 / 2018 to 31 / 08 / 2018
Air Source Heat Pumps (p/kWh) 7.63p 10.18p 10.49p
Ground Source Heat Pumps (p/kWh) 19.64p 19.86p 20.46p

This scheme provides payments for the production of renewable heat energy through systems such as air pumps, Ground pumps and solar thermal technology.

The Feed-In tariffs (Fit) provide guaranteed payments to households, communities and businesses that generate their own electricity through renewable sources. FiT also provides payment for any surplus renewable electricity that is sold back to energy suppliers.


This code is a mandatory requirement for all newly built sustainable homes. Our service and accredited products can help measure sustainability ratings including CO2 emissions.


Revolves around simpler permitted development rights for consumers and businesses for introducing certain renewable energy technologies across the UK.


Recognises MCS assured products that are eligible for inclusion in the Standard Assessment Procedure for energy ratings.


Salix Finance – 100% interest-free loans

Salix Finance offer the public sector interest free loans to improve the energy efficiency of their building across England, Scotland and Wales. The funds will cover installations across a variety of energy efficient products, however for renewables this would be Heat Pumps, Micro CHP and Biomass boilers only. This could be a great solution for any contracts that have not been able to go ahead due to lack of funds within the public sector. Full details can be found by clicking here.

Carbon Trust – 0% Business Loans for Wales and Northern Ireland

For SMEs located in Wales and Northern Ireland, there is a 0% business loan for installing any renewable or energy efficient installations on their business building. Loans are available from £3,000 – £200,000, however, the size of the loan will be dependent on the projected CO2 savings of a project.
The offer will be £1,000 for every 1.5 tCO2 the project will expect to save per annum. For full details and eligibility requirements please click here.