MCS Standards

MCS Technical Working Groups develop the MCS standards, which are predominantly based on international and European standards already in existence.

Small and Micro Wind Turbines

Wind Turbines harness the power of the wind and use it to generate electricity.

Below are the standards required to be met to be able to install Wind Turbines under the MCS scheme. Approved guidance and reference materials to be used with the standards can also be found below.

Technology Specific Scheme Requirements
Small and Micro Wind Turbines
MIS 3003 Small and Micro Wind Systems 3.4 01.05.2015

Installer standards that have been withdrawn are available for reference here.

Small and Micro Wind Turbines Reference Materials

The following reference materials have been approved for use alongside MIS 3003:

Document Download here Version
Energy Saving Trust CE72: Installing small wind-powered electricity generating systems – Guidance for installers and specifiers Download here  N/A
NOABL Wind Speed Database Download here N/A