Renovating the heating aspects of your home to make it environmentally friendlier has never been easier or more beneficial. Under the Better Energy Home scheme, and as a SEAI accredited contractor, Royal Renewables would be happy to help you make your home greener.

The Facts

The Facts

  • Better Energy Homes is a government-run scheme which gives grants to people wishing to update the insulation and heating systems in their homes.

  • Over 160,000 homes across Ireland have benefitted from the scheme to date.

  • The scheme aims to assist you in making smart choices for the future by making your home greener and improving your energy rating.

  • To avail off the grant, your house must have been built before 2006 and you must use a SEAI approved contractor.

  • Your grant must be approved before any works take place.

Below is an example of the works Royal Renewables can help you with if you are approved for the Better Energy Homes Grant:


Energy Efficient Works Grant Value
Heating Controls with Boiler (oil or gas) Upgrade €700
Heating Controls Upgrade Only €600
Solar Heating €1200
Building Energy Rating (BER) €50

If you are unsure of any of the conditions of the grant, or have any general questions, contact us and we will talk you through the process. We can also advise you on whether you may be eligible for the grant, as well as offering guidance on the paperwork involved.