Services

Greener Home Scheme

Grants for Domestic Renewable Heating System 

The Greener Home Scheme provides assistance to homeowners who intend to purchase a new renewable energy heating system for existing (at least one year old) homes. The scheme is administered by Sustainable Energy Ireland (SEI) and aims to increase the use of renewable energy and sustainable energy technologies in Irish homes.

The grant amounts are as follows:

 

Heating Systems

Typical lower price

Typical higher price

Grant available

(Phase III, 01 July 2008)

Solar Thermal Space & Hot Water Heating

€800 per m2

€1,300 per m2

€300 per m2 (Evacuated Tube)

€250 per m2  (Flat Plate)
(to max. 12 m2)

Heat Pump- Horizontal Ground Collector

€13,000

€15,000

€2,500

Heat Pump – Vertical Ground Collector

€18,000

€21,000

€3,500

Heat Pump – Water (well) to Water

€12,000

€14,000

€2,500

Heat Pump – Air Source

€12,000

€13,000

€2,000

Wood Chip or Pellet Stove

€2,000

€5,000

€800

Wood Chip or Pellet Stove with integral Boiler

€4,000

€8,000

€1,400

Wood Chip or Pellet Boiler

€9,000

€16,000

€2,500

You may download the form and guide from the SEI website