Elevate your home to a new level of sustainability by harnessing the sun’s energy. The Solar Electricity Grant from SEAI empowers homeowners to install Solar Photovoltaic (PV) panels, generating renewable electricity. Dive into the details of grant values and the straightforward application process to make your home a hub of clean, green energy.
As of January 2024, the maximum grant available under the Microgeneration Support Scheme (MSS) is €2100, reflecting the government’s commitment to supporting microgeneration.
- €800 per kWp for the initial 2kWp
- €250 for every additional kWp, up to 4kWp
- Max grant capped at €2100
The Solar PV Scheme operates under the Microgeneration Support Scheme and is funded by the Department of Communications, Climate Action, and Environment through SEAI. Adhering to the following conditions is crucial:
Grant approval recipients have 8 months to complete the works and submit the declaration of works. Timely adherence is essential for grant payment; after 8 months, the grant will expire.
Who Is Eligible?
All homeowners, including private landlords, are eligible for the Solar Electricity Grant if their home was built and occupied before December 31, 2020. Additionally, there should be no previous funding for Solar PV at the Meter Point Reference Number (MPRN).
Before You Apply:
- Read the Solar PV Scheme Application Guide: Familiarise yourself with the application process.
- Review the Terms and Conditions: Understand the guidelines and requirements outlined in the Solar PV Terms and Conditions.
- Speak with a Registered Company: Consult with a registered company for expert guidance.
- Arrange a BER Assessor: Ensure your home meets the necessary standards.
- Evaluate Home Readiness: Understand the readiness of your home for renewables, estimate costs, and project payback.
For more information see: https://www.seai.ie/grants/home-energy-grants/solar-electricity-grant
Grant applications are a key specialty of Celtic Dynamics. We actively research and apply for grants on behalf of your company, ensuring you can access available financial assistance to optimise the overall cost of your energy projects.
How to Proceed:
Ready to secure funding for your energy-saving projects? Book a call with Celtic Dynamics to discuss the details further and receive a customised quotation. Our Energy Grant Applications service is designed to enhance your chances of success in securing grants for your energy initiatives.