The Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (Domestic RHI) is a government financial incentive to promote the use of renewable heat. Switching to heating systems that use naturally replenished energy can help the UK reduce its carbon emissions.
The Renewable Heat Incentive has two schemes - Domestic and Non-Domestic. They have separate tariffs, joining conditions, rules and application processes. Ofgem administer both.
The Home Energy Scotland loan helps homeowners make energy and money saving improvements to their home. This interest free loan is funded by the Scottish Government and is currently open to applications.
Funding is available to owner occupiers in Scotland for energy efficiency improvements, home renewables systems or energy storage systems. Funding depends on the measure being installed.
Up to 40% cashback for eligible energy efficiency measures and 75% for certain renewable heating systems (based on total costs and capped at a maximum value) will soon be available. Cashback will be subject to availability and reserved for customers when their loan is offered.
To find out more click here or call your local Home Energy Scotland on 0808 808 2282
Feed in Tariffs closed to new applications on 31st March 2019.
CARES LOAN FUND
The Scottish Government’s Community and Renewable Energy Scheme (CARES) offers a range of financial support to local energy projects. The main funding streams for new applicants are:
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