Solar panel (PV) grants

Solar Panel Grants for Manchester

Manchester, Heywood, Failsworth, and Swinton residents can now benefit from solar panel grants provided by the UK government. These grants aim to encourage the use of renewable energy and reduce carbon emissions in Greater Manchester.

Benefits of Solar PV Technology

  • Generate electricity, even on cloudy days
  • Reduce dependence on grid energy
  • Save money on energy bills

The ECO scheme

The government's ECO scheme offers grants to eligible low-income households and those with illnesses affected by the cold. 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
  • Have an EPC rating of G, F, or E

Eco-Home Network, a family-run business with over ten years of experience in the energy efficiency industry, is working with households in Greater Manchester to help them claim ECO 4 grants.

Benefits of Solar Panel Grants

  • Significantly reduce energy bills
  • Reduce carbon footprint
  • 25-year manufacturer warranty
  • 2-year insurance-backed labour guarantee

By installing solar panels, you can contribute to a more sustainable future, generate electricity, and become less reliant on grid energy often produced using fossil fuels.

How to Apply

To learn more about the solar panel grants available in Manchester, Heywood, Failsworth, and Swinton and how you can apply, contact the Eco-Home Network today.

Eligibility Criteria for Govt Eco4 Grants

Manchester residents must meet specific criteria to qualify for Govt Eco4 Grants. They must receive one of the following benefits:

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it possible to obtain a grant for solar panels in Manchester?

Yes, obtaining a grant for solar panels in Manchester through the Eco4 funding program is possible. However, you must meet specific Eligibility criteria to qualify for the grant. The grant is available to individuals who claim an eligible benefit, have a low income, or suffer from an illness affected by the cold. Moreover, the grant only applies to properties with an EPC rating of G, F, or E.

What are the incentives provided by the UK government for installing solar panels in Manchester?

The UK government provides several incentives for installing solar panels in Manchester, including a zero VAT rate and additional incentives for individuals who qualify based on their income or health status. However, these incentives are only available for properties with a low EPC rating and require an improvement of at least two bands.

What is the average cost of solar panels in Manchester, UK?

The average cost of solar panels in Manchester, UK, is between £2,500 and £8

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.