Smart Export Guarantee (SEG)
Launched on 1st January 2020 the Smart Export Guarantee (SEG) is a Government backed scheme.
It allows small-scale generators (SEG Generators) to receive payment from electricity suppliers (SEG Licensees) for any low-carbon electricity which is generated then exported back to the grid. A list of current SEG Licensees can be found here.
The scheme is open to anyone with one of the following technology types (provided they meet the rest of the eligibility criteria) up to a capacity of 5MW, or up to 50kW for micro-CHP:
These installations must be located in Great Britain.