Solar panel (PV) grants

Solar Panel Grants for Bearsden, Bishopbriggs in East Dunbartonshire

Solar panel (PV) technology has been gaining popularity in recent years as more and more households seek to reduce their carbon footprint while saving money on energy bills. Fortunately, the UK government is making solar panel grants available for eligible households to install solar panels in their homes. This article will provide information on solar panel grants for households in Bearsden, Bishopbriggs in East Dunbartonshire.

Benefits of Solar PV

  • Generates electricity even on cloudy and overcast days
  • Reduces reliance on grid energy
  • Saves money on energy bills
  • Reduces carbon emissions
  • 25-year manufacturer warranty on panels
  • 2-year insurance-backed labour guarantee

Eligibility for Solar Panel Grants

To qualify for a Solar Panel (PV) grant under the ECO scheme, you must:

  • Own or privately rent your property
  • Have the landlord's permission to make the relevant changes
  • Have an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) rating of G, F or E
  • Be on a low income or have an illness affected by the cold

The ECO scheme is designed to help households that are struggling to pay their energy bills and improve the energy efficiency of their homes.

ECO 4 Grants for Bearsden, Bishopbriggs

Eco-Home Network is working with homeowners in Bearsden, Bishopbriggs in East Dunbartonshire to claim ECO 4 grants using the Government's ECO scheme. Suitable households can now obtain an ECO 4 grant, depending on their current circumstances and property type, and EPC rating. The ECO 4 grant is designed to help households that are struggling to pay their energy bills and improve the energy efficiency of their homes.

The grant covers the cost of installing solar panels in your home, which can range from £4,000 to £10,000 depending on the size and type of system. The grant also covers the cost of a survey to determine the suitability of your property for solar panels and any necessary structural work to install them.

The ECO 4 grant is available for a limited time and is subject to availability. Therefore, it is important to act quickly if you are interested in applying for the grant. Eco-Home Network can help you with the application process and provide you with information on the Eligibility criteria and the grant amount you may be eligible for.

Additional Financial Incentives

In addition to the ECO 4 grant, there are other financial incentives available for households that install solar panels. For example, the government's Feed-in Tariff (FIT) scheme pays households for the electricity they generate from solar panels. The scheme provides a fixed rate for every kilowatt-hour (kWh) of electricity generated, which is paid for 20 years. The rate varies depending on the size of the system and the date of installation, but it can be as high as 4.07p per kWh.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it possible for me to receive a grant for installing solar panels in Bearsden?

Yes, it is possible for you to receive a grant for installing solar panels in Bearsden through the Eco4 funding program. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria, such as claiming an eligible benefit, having a low income, or suffering

Do you want to make your home more energy-efficient and save money on your energy bills?

You may be eligible for an ECO 4 Energy Efficiency Grant. The grants can help you cover the cost of various energy efficiency improvements.

Regulated Ofgem and all work carried out through Trustmark installers to guarantee the highest quality.  

To determine eligibility, simply complete our eligibility form.

It only takes a few minutes, and it could save you hundreds or even thousands of pounds.