Energy efficiency grants and discounts
In this section of our website you can find out about the latest grant schemes and discounts. There are a number of organisations, including the Government and energy companies, who can provide grants or discounts to help you:
These improvements could include:
A Government-backed scheme to help you make cost-effective energy saving improvements. Instead of paying for the full cost of the improvements up front, you pay over time through a charge added to your electricity bill.
ECO (Energy Company Obligation)
Funding from the big six energy suppliers to support energy improvements for people on certain benefits, for those in solid wall properties and for households in the poorest parts of the country.
On-going financial support for people generating electricity from renewable sources such as solar PV and wind.
Renewable Heat Premium Payment (RHPP)
A one-off payment to households installing renewable heating systems such as heat pumps, wood boilers or solar water heating.
If you would like to find out more on these national schemes, please contact the Energy Saving Trust. The Energy Saving Trust has also a list of recommended products, from appliances to lighting, which meet strict energy performance criteria and can help you save energy and save money.