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Just Announced: The Green Deal Home Improvement Fund (Release 3) - Opens Monday 16th March

Just Announced: The Green Deal Home Improvement Fund (Release 3) - Opens Monday 16th March

Just Announced: The Green Deal Home Improvement Fund (Release 3) - Opens Monday 16th March

From midday, Monday 16 March, the scheme will open to new applications for the new release of funding, with up to £5,600 available to households in England and Wales to help with the cost of installing certain energy saving measures such as solid wall insulation, double glazing, boilers, cavity wall and floor insulation. 

Domestic energy customers will be able to receive:

- up to £3750 for installing solid wall insulation; 
- and/or up to £1250 for installing two measures from an approved list; 
- up to £100 refunded for their Green Deal Assessment;
- up to £500 more if applying within 12 months of buying a new home.

The up to £70 million available for release 3 is part of the additional £100 million for household energy efficiency announced in October 2014. This funding is in addition to the £450 million already allocated to household energy efficiency from 2014 – 17.

Eligible measures for the £1,250 list include;

- a condensing gas boiler on mains gas
- double or triple glazing as a replacement for single glazing
- secondary glazing
- energy efficient replacement external doors
- cavity wall insulation
- floor insulation
- flat-roof insulation
- insulation for a room in the roof
- a replacement warm air unit
- fan-assisted storage heaters
- a waste water heat recovery system

 

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10 Mar 2015 08:44