Help available for householders

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Find out about the latest support available for householders, including information about the Green Deal and Renewable Heat Incentive.

Green Deal

The Green Deal helps you make energy-saving improvements to your home and find the best way to pay for them. The improvements that could save you the most energy depend on your home, but typical examples include:

  • insulation, eg solid wall, cavity wall or loft insulation
  • heating
  • draught-proofing
  • double glazing
  • renewable energy generation, eg solar panels or heat pumps

Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive RHI)

The RHI is a government scheme to support renewable heating systems like heat pumps and wood boilers. If you install a system that meets all the scheme requirements, you can be paid for every unit of renewable heat you produce for a number of years.For more information visit the Simple Energy Advice website or call them on 0800 444 202.

Warm and Well

As a householder you can receive free and impartial energy advice, including advice about any available grants to improve your home, by calling the Warm and Well advice line free on 0800 500 30 76 or text WARM to 83010. For further advice visit the Warm and Well website