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Energy Funding

Better Energy CommunitiesBetter Energy Communities Scheme provides 50% funding to community facilities and up to 30% funding for the private sector. Better Energy Communities is an Energy Efficiency Grant Scheme available through the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) and administered by Tipperary Energy Agency in partnership with NTLP (North Tipperary Leader Partnership). Examples of the measures which are eligible for grant aid include; Insulation Upgrades, Lighting Upgrades, Renewable Energy, Heating Upgrades (incl wood boilers or heat pumps), Window/door upgrades, Motor/compressor replacements (process), Ventilation and refrigeration.  If you have an interesting community energy project that might be eligible for 2018 funding, please get in touch. To complete an Expression of Interest and for more information on Better Energy Communities Scheme click here

 

SuperHomes Scheme 2017

For the third year running, Our SuperHomes project gave homeowners the opportunity to retrofit their house to an A3 building energy rating standard. Funding is available of up to 50% to achieve this. A SuperHome is an energy efficient home that has implemented all the cost effective and sensible energy measures which will contribute to a  warmer home, with healthy interior air (through excellent ventilation), reduced colds, flues and respiratory illnesses.  Homeowners will see between 50 – 70% reduction in their energy bills. 22 homes across Ireland were successfully upgraded in 2016 as part of the SuperHomes pilot project. We are accepting application for 2018 SuperHomes Scheme click here click here

Tipperary Healthy Homes 2018

 

The 2018 Tipperary Healthy Homes scheme is aimed at Tipperary homeowners in pre 2006 built homes.  The aim of the scheme is to move the homeowner away from fossil fuel heating systems and replace with a heat pump, along with other measures that will raise the Building Energy Rating to a near A3. This will provide the homeowner with a warmer, healthier home; lowering running costs, energy consumption and benefiting health.This retrofit is of significant value, estimated €52,000 per home and is 95% funded from the state. It will transform the home for the homeowner and is likely have a positive impact on the health of the occupants. For more information on 2018 Tipperary Healthy Homes click here