Public reports and data

As part of our duties in administering the Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) on behalf of the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), we compile and publish public statistics and reports.

Our reports are updated regularly and cover the following scheme information:

  • The total number of applications and number of renewable heating installations approved.
  • The different types of renewable heating installations approved.
  • The number of renewable heating installations approved in each country.
  • The amount of heat generated by approved renewable heating installations in each country.
  • The amount of payments made based on heat generated.

We also produce quarterly and annual reports which include statistics and information on the progress of Non-Domestic RHI. These can be found at the bottom of this page under publications and updates.

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Source: Ofgem.

Information correct as of: 01 July 2020

These figures are based on active full accreditations from June 2014. Before June 2014 the figures included preliminary and full approvals. Figures may be subject to change.

Policy Areas:

  • Environmental programmes
  • Non-Domestic RHI

Data Table

Proportion of accredited installations by technology type (%)
Solid Biomass BoilerGround Source Heat Pump (GSHP)Water Source Heat Pump (WSHP)Solar ThermalBio-MethaneBiogasAir Source Heat Pump (ASHP)Solid Biomass CHPWaste
Sep-12905131000
Dec-12904.80.34.40.1000
Mar-1392.13.40.43.90.10.100
Jun-1393.12.90.33.40.10.100
Sep-13942.40.43.10.10.100
Dec-13933.10.33.30.10.100
Mar-1493.13.10.33.20.10.100
Jun-1493.63.10.32.80.1000
Sep-1494.42.70.32.50.10.100
Dec-1494.92.40.32.20.10.10.030
Mar-1595.32.20.21.90.20.10.030
Jun-1595.42.20.21.70.20.20.090
Sep-1594.90%2.60%0.20%1.50%0.20%0.20%0.30%0
Dec-1594.10%2.80%0.20%1.50%0.30%0.30%0.90%0
Mar-1693.533.190.251.50.310.30.920
Jun-1692.87%3.38%0.29%1.54%0.35%0.53%1.02%0.01%
Sep-1691.80%3.60%0.30%1.60%0.30%1.10%1.30%0.03%
Dec-1690.50%4.00%0.30%1.60%0.40%1.60%1.50%0.04%
Mar-1789.60%4.20%0.40%1.60%0.40%2.10%1.70%0.07%
Jun-1788.90%4.30%0.40%1.60%0.50%2.40%1.90%0.10%
Sep-1788.60%4.30%0.40%1.60%0.50%2.60%2.00%0.20%
Dec-1788.20%4.30%0.40%1.60%0.50%2.80%2.00%0.20%
Mar-1887.80%4.40%0.40%1.60%0.50%3.00%2.10%0.20%
Jun-1887.30%4.50%0.40%1.70%0.50%3.10%2.30%0.30%
Sep-1887.00%4.70%0.40%1.60%0.40%3.20%2.40%0.30%
Dec-1886.41%4.84%0.42%1.64%0.47%3.47%2.44%0.32%
Mar-1986.05%4.91%0.43%1.63%0.47%3.65%2.51%0.35%
Jun-1985.85%5.02%0.44%1.61%0.48%3.68%2.55%0.36%
Sep-1985.53%5.15%0.45%1.60%0.48%3.79%2.61%0.38%
Dec-1984.81%5.77%0.45%1.59%0.47%3.76%2.74%0.39%
Mar-2084.03%6.41%0.48%1.57%0.47%3.72%2.86%0.42%
Jun-2083.37%6.85%0.50%1.57%0.46%3.74%3.06%0.42%0.02%
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Source: Ofgem.

Information correct as of: 01 July 2020

These figures are based on active full Non-Domestic RHI accreditations from June 2014. Before June 2014 the figures included preliminary and full approvals. Figures may be subject to change.

Policy Areas:

  • Environmental programmes
  • Non-Domestic RHI

Data Table

Accredited installations and registered biomethane producers by country (%)
EnglandScotlandWales
Sep-1273216
Dec-1276186
Mar-1377.117.25.7
Jun-1375.118.26.7
Sep-1376.718.35
Dec-1377185
Mar-1476177
Jun-1476177
Sep-1474.417.28.4
Dec-1473189
Mar-1573189
Jun-1572.218.39.5
Sep-1571.718.59.8
Dec-1571.718.59.8
Mar-1671.618.69.8
Jun-1671.618.59.9
Sep-1671.618.59.9
Dec-1671.718.69.7
Mar-1771.618.69.8
Jun-1771.518.79.8
Sep-1771.418.89.8
Dec-17711910
Mar-18711910
Jun-1871209
Sep-18711910
Dec-18711910
Mar-19711910
Jun-19711910
Sep-19711910
Dec-19711910
Mar-20711910
Jun-2071.718.99.4
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Javascript is required to render chart Total accredited capacity by country (%).

Source: Ofgem.

Information correct as of: 01 July 2020

The figures are based on active full accreditations from June 2014. Before June 2014 the figures included all preliminary and full approvals. Figures may be subject to change.

Policy Areas:

  • Environmental programmes
  • Non-Domestic RHI

Data Table

Total accredited capacity by country (%)
EnglandScotlandWales
Sep-12612811
Dec-1369229
Mar-138015.54.5
Jun-1375.717.76.6
Sep-1374.519.65.9
Dec-1374.321.34.4
Mar-1474206
Jun-1475196
Sep-1474197
Dec-1474197
Mar-1573189
Jun-1572.618.68.8
Sep-1572.119.18.8
Dec-1572.319.18.6
Mar-1672.219.58.3
Jun-1672.219.28.6
Sep-167219.48.6
Dec-1671.719.78.6
Mar-177120.18.9
Jun-1771.119.99
Sep-1770.420.78.9
Dec-1770219
Mar-1870219
Jun-1870219
Sep-1870219
Dec-1870219
Mar-1970219
Jun-1970219
Sep-1972208
Dec-1972208
Mar-2072208
June-2072.119.88.1
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Javascript is required to render chart Total periodic support payments - cumulative (£m).

Source: Ofgem.

Information correct as of: 01 July 2020

Periodic support payments are made based on quarterly heat data submitted by participants (with the first payments made in March 2012).

Policy Areas:

  • Environmental programmes
  • Non-Domestic RHI

Data Table

Total periodic support payments - cumulative (£m)
Payments
Sep-121.03
Dec-122.53
Mar-137.62
Jun-1313.98
Sep-1320.9
Dec-1328.6
Mar-1443.3
Jun-1469.2
Sep-1484.2
Dec-14101.2
Mar-15144.4
Jun-15213.2
Sep-15256.7
Dec-15315.3
Mar-16399.9
Jun-16501.2
Sep-16577.9
Dec-16661.1
Mar-17768.6
Jun-17890
Sep-17991.33
Dec-171,106
Mar-181,237
Jun-181,397.5
Sep-181,532.7
Dec-181,672.6
Mar-191,833.3
Jun-192,008.6
Sep-192,170
Dec-192,331.2
Mar-202,517.3
Jun-202,742
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Javascript is required to render chart Total accredited capacity - cumulative (MW).

Source: Ofgem.

Information correct as of: 01 July 2020

These figures are based on active full accreditations from June 2014. Before June 2014 the figures included preliminary and full approvals. Figures may be subject to change.

Policy Areas:

  • Environmental programmes
  • Non-Domestic RHI

Data Table

Total accredited capacity - cumulative (MW)
Capacity / MW
Sep-1299
Dec-12171
Mar-13267
Jun-13404
Sep-13531
Dec-13599
Mar-14760
Jun-14853
Sep-141,038
Dec-141,215
Mar-151,479
Jun-151,750
Sep-152,021
Dec-152,210
Mar-162,398
Jun-162,616
Sep-162,816
Dec-162,965
Mar-173,207
Jun-173,448
Sep-173,703
Dec-173,864
Mar-183,986
Jun-184,094
Sep-184,292
Dec-184,433
Mar-194,523
Jun-194,649
Sep-194,917
Dec-194,995
Mar-205,131
Jun-205,175
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Javascript is required to render chart Application process.

Source: Ofgem.

Information correct as of: 01 July 2020

This chart presents the status of Non-Domestic RHI applications and accreditations at quarterly intervals since the scheme began, split by key categories.

Figures may be subject to change.

Policy Areas:

  • Environmental programmes
  • Non-Domestic RHI

Data Table

Application process
Accredited InstallationsRegistered Biomethane producersIn Progress - with OfgemIn Progress - with applicantRejected
Sep-1234801105224
Dec-1275611065425
Mar-131,20711675758
Jun-131,75312425589
Sep-132,394133480411
Dec-132,91433231,01916
Mar-143,766366989534
Jun-144,82331,2271,00634
Sep-146,05741,8391,20334
Dec-147,25263,0971,34051
Mar-158,893202,5081,82652
Jun-1510,882241,5871,74159
Sep-1512,568301,285913102
Dec-1513,54238920998115
Mar-1614,262451,133795216
Jun-1614,867521,080882230
Sep-1615,50953945817266
Dec-1616,06766666999307
Mar-1716,58973714644416
Jun-1717,124816871,013470
Sep-1717,55482716798519
Dec-1717,87382715610604
Mar-1818,18485669550651
Jun-1818,58585607653731
Sep-1818,90385449482855
Dec-1819,134894583611,027
Mar-1919,301914962851,184
Jun-1919,455934572281,338
Sep-1919,627944032051,449
Dec-1919,887943451821,523
Mar-2020,127944361381,620
Jun-2020,252943701291,686
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Further reports

You can find statistical information about the Non-Domestic RHI at the DECC website.

Publications and updates

  • Published: 31st Jul 2020
  • Reports and plans
  • 1 Associated documents
This annual report provides an update on the Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme (NDRHI) from 01 April 2019 to 31 March 2020.

  • Published: 31st Jul 2020
  • Reports and plans
  • 1 Associated documents
See our quarterly report which provides an update on the Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) from April – June 2020.

  • Published: 30th Apr 2020
  • Reports and plans
  • 1 Associated documents
See our quarterly report which provides an update on the Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) from January – March 2020.

  • Published: 31st Jan 2020
  • Reports and plans
  • 1 Associated documents
This provides an update on the Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) from October - December 2019.

  • Published: 1st Nov 2019
  • Reports and plans
  • 1 Associated documents
This provides an update on the Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) from January - March 2019.

  • Published: 5th Sep 2019
  • Reports and plans
  • 1 Associated documents
NDRHI quarterly report April - June 2019

  • Published: 30th Jul 2019
  • Charts and data, Reports and plans
  • 1 Associated documents
This is the Non-Domestic RHI Annual Report covering the 2018-19 financial year.

  • Published: 3rd May 2019
  • Charts and data
  • 1 Associated documents
The quarterly report provides an update on the Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) from January - March 2019.

  • Published: 18th Jan 2019
  • Reports and plans
  • 2 Associated documents
The quarterly report provides an update on the Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) from July – September 2018. They present the latest statistics, an update on the recent changes to the scheme, details of our upcoming events and important advice...

  • Published: 26th Oct 2018
  • Reports and plans
  • 2 Associated documents
The quarterly report provides an update on the Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) from July - September 2018.

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