Microgeneration involves small-scale generation of heat and electricity by individuals. Recent changes to permitted development rights for both householders and commercial property have made the installation of microgeneration equipment easier.
Small-scale solar thermal energy and traditional buildings
This guide is one of a series examining options for the small-scale generation of renewable energy.Learn more
Energy Efficiency and Historic Buildings: Solar Electric (Photovoltaics)
This guidance covers the issues associated with installing solar photovoltaic (PV) panels on a historic building or on the land of a historic site.Learn more
This guidance note covers the issues associated with installing a heat pump in a historic building. It describes the different options available and how they work.Learn more
Micro-Hydroelectric Power and the Historic Environment
This guidance sets out what to do if you are considering installing micro-hydroelectric systems at historic buildings or sites.Learn more