Government Grants

Cold Weather Payment Scheme

A government grant given to qualifying households during cold weather, this grant is only payable when the temperature falls below, or is forecast...

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Energy Companies Obligation (ECO)

Introduced in January 2013, the Energy Companies Obligation (ECO) is a government passed order aimed at reducing the UK’s energy consumption. ...

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Warm Home Discount Scheme

Running until March 2015, the Warm Home Discount scheme is an initiative aimed at helping approximately two million of the UK’s most vulnerable...

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Winter Fuel Allowance

The Winter Fuel Allowance, also known as the ‘winter fuel payment’ or ‘heating allowance’, is an annual tax-free payment of between £100 and...

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Green Deal

Established to tackle the energy efficiency of homes in the UK, the Green Deal lets householders pay towards the cost of energy-saving improvements...

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Feed-in Tariffs (FITs)

Available to those who generate their own electricity via a renewable or low-carbon source (such as solar panels or a wind turbine), under the...

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Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI)

A UK Government scheme set up to encourage the uptake of renewable heat technologies among householders, the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) is the...

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Solar and Wind Power Grants

Provided by the Energy Saving Trust, Solar and Wind Power Grants are awarded on a quarterly basis with applications assessed by an independent...

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The Warm Homes Scheme (Northern Ireland)

Similar to the Warm Home Discount Scheme, but eligible to those who live in Northern Ireland, the Warm Homes Scheme and the Warm Homes Plus Scheme...

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Energy Assistance Package (Scotland)

Available for Scottish homeowners and private sector tenants, the Energy Assistance Package aims to make heating more affordable by making homes...

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