ECO4 Grant funding for energy efficiency improvements

What is ECO4?

ECO4 is the fourth iteration of the Energy Company Obligation Scheme, a program dedicated to improving the energy efficiency of homes and reducing carbon emissions. It represents a substantial leap forward in our efforts to combat climate change, reduce energy bills, and enhance the comfort of homes across Wales.

Key Features and Benefits:

  1. Carbon Reduction: ECO4 aims to significantly reduce carbon emissions by upgrading the energy efficiency of homes and buildings.
  2. Enhanced Insulation: We will provide funding and support for better insulation, reducing heat loss and energy waste.
  3. Renewable Energy Integration: ECO4 encourages the adoption of renewable energy sources such as solar panels and heat pumps.
  4. Affordability: The program is designed to help homeowners reduce their energy bills, making it more affordable to maintain a comfortable living environment.
  5. Health and Comfort: Improved insulation and energy-efficient upgrades contribute to better indoor air quality and overall comfort.
  6. Community Benefits: ECO4 will create jobs, stimulate local economies, and contribute to the overall well-being of our community.

How do I qualify for funding?

  1. Income based Jobseekers Allowance (JSA),
  2. Income related Employment and Support Allowance (ESA),
  3. Income Support (IS),
  4. Pension Credit Guarantee Credit (PCGC),
  5. Working Tax Credit (WTC),
  6. Child Tax Credit (CTC),
  7. Universal Credit (UC),
  8. Housing Benefit,
  9. Pension Credit Savings Credit (PCSC),
  10. Child Benefit*

Are there other ways to qualify? “LA FLEX”

The criteria and process may be slightly different for each local authority but will generally look at homes where the total household income is below £31,000 and the EPC rating is a D, E, F or G.

Even if you do not qualify you may know a family or friend who could benefit from this scheme.

What does RHW offer compared to other ECO companies?

Expert in heat pump design

Designing an efficient heat pump system is both an art and a science. Our specialists possess a deep understanding of the complexities involved. We evaluate your property’s unique requirements, considering factors like size, insulation, and local climate. By integrating this knowledge, we craft bespoke heat pump designs tailored to your needs. Our goal? To ensure optimal heating, minimal energy consumption, and maximum savings on your utility bills.

Vigilant Maintenance Services:

A well-maintained heat pump is a reliable one. At Renewable Heating Wales, we offer comprehensive maintenance services to safeguard your investment. Regular check-ups, performance optimizations, and timely repairs are all part of our maintenance package. Regular ensuring your system operates at peak efficiency throughout its lifespan.

Frequently Asked Questions

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