Ofgem delivers green energy and social programmes on behalf of government. These programmes are in fields as diverse as renewable heat and electricity, energy efficiency and fuel poverty. Find out more about what we do and delivery performance.
The Domestic RHI is a government financial incentive to encourage a switch to renewable heating systems. It’s a way to help the UK reduce carbon emissions and is for households both off and on the gas grid.
The Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) is a government environmental programme that provides financial incentives to increase the uptake of renewable heat by businesses, the public sector and non-profit organisations.
The Feed-in Tariff (FIT) scheme is a government programme designed to promote the uptake of a range of small-scale renewable and low-carbon electricity generation technologies.
The Renewables Obligation (RO) is the main support mechanism for renewable electricity projects in the UK.
The REGO scheme exists to promote and increase the contribution of renewable energy sources to electricity production across the EU.
The Climate Change Levy (CCL) is a tax on UK business energy use (electricity, gas, liquid petroleum gas and solid fuel) charged at the time of supply.
The NFFO and SRO schemes are no longer open to new generators, but existing contracts will continue until the last of them expires in 2019.
The Energy Company Obligation (ECO) is a government scheme to obligate larger suppliers to deliver energy efficiency measures to domestic premises in Britain.
The Warm Home Discount (WHD) is a government scheme aimed at tackling fuel poverty in Great Britain. Under the scheme, larger energy suppliers support people who are in fuel poverty or are at risk of it.
E-Serve takes allegations of fraud very seriously. Find out how to report suspected fraud within an environmental or social scheme, or learn more about our role in preventing fraud.
The Renewables and CHP Register (the Register) is a web-based system used to manage a number of schemes that E-Serve administers on behalf of government.