FREE SOLAR PANELS IN SCOTLAND

Many households on benefits are eligible for 100% grant funding for solar panels. Check your eligibility by completing our Suitability Survey below

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FREE SOLAR PANELS, HEAT PUMPS, AND INSULATION NOW AVAILABLE UNDER THE ECO4 SCHEME FOR HOMES IN SCOTLAND:

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What benefits do you need to qualify for the ECO4 Scheme?

For the ECO4 scheme, someone in your household must be receiving one of the following benefits:

Income-based Jobseekers Allowance (JSA)

Income-related Employment Support Allowance (ESA)

Income Support (IS)

Pensions Credit Guarantee Credit

Working Tax Credit (WTC)

Child Tax Credits (CTC)

Universal Credit (UC)

Housing Benefit

Pension Credit Savings Credit

Complete our short Suitability Survey to check your eligibility and to arrange a free home survey

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Glasgow

"Eco Home Scotland has installed solar panels for me on multiple occasions, and each time the job has been completed quickly, efficiently, and with the least amount of hassle or disruption. All members of staff we dealt with were really knowledgeable and helpful. The company was a delight to work with and I have no qualms about recommending them."

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Government Funding for Solar Panels in Scotland

With the Scottish Government advocating increasingly for the nation to achieve Net-Zero, Government-funded options have been introduced to assist in enhancing the housing stock of the UK.

This is primarily carried out via the government's ECO4 Scheme, and individuals meeting the qualifying criteria established by Ofgem (specifically those on a qualifying benefit) can have anything from Insulation to Solar Panels and Heat Pumps installed in their homes.

For those living in Scotland, there is also the choice of applying for a Home Energy Scotland or Warmer Homes Scotland Grant or Loan to assist in covering the expenses of any improvements you wish to have undertaken.

For more information on these schemes, click on the links below. Or take the first step in applying by completing the Suitability Survey on this page.

KEY BENEFITS

Free Solar Panels, Heat Pumps and Insulation

Government-backed scheme

Installed in 3-6 weeks

Reduce your energy bills

Helps cut carbon emissions

Enhanced home comfort

Increased property value

ECO4 Grant funding in Scotland

FREE SOLAR PANELS, HEAT PUMPS, AND INSULATION NOW AVAILABLE UNDER THE ECO4 SCHEME FOR HOMES IN SCOTLAND

The ECO4 scheme in Scotland offers grants to homeowners and private tenants to enhance energy efficiency and reduce heating expenses. Available until March 2026, this government-funded program aims to lower energy bills and decrease carbon emissions.

Through the scheme, energy suppliers must provide grants for energy-saving measures across three categories: heating, insulation, and low-carbon technologies. These measures can include cavity wall insulation, solid wall insulation, solar panels, and heat pumps.

For a household to qualify for the ECO4 grant, it must meet both of the following conditions:

Energy Rating: The property must have a low energy rating, specifically in the E to G range. This means the property's Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) should indicate an energy efficiency rating within this range.

High Energy Costs: The property must have high energy costs. Ofgem typically defines high energy costs for properties that use electric heating or are off the gas grid, relying on alternative heating sources like oil or LPG (liquefied petroleum gas) boilers.

In addition, a member of the household must be in receipt of one of the following means-tested benefits:

  • Working Tax Credits
  • Child Tax Credits
  • Income Support
  • Income-based ESA
  • Income-based JSA
  • Pension Savings Credit
  • Pension Guarantee Credit
  • Housing Benefit
  • Universal Credit

Check your eligibility by completing our Suitability Survey below

Government Grants and Loans Available For Eco Home Improvements in Scotland

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INSULATION

Insulation is a crucial element in enhancing energy efficiency and comfort in buildings. Room In Roof Insulation transforms attics, Internal Wall Insulation adds thermal resistance, Underfloor Insulation minimizes heat loss beneath floors, and Loft Insulation reduces energy consumption by creating a barrier under the roof, collectively optimizing living spaces.

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SOLAR PANELS

Solar panels elevate home energy efficiency by converting sunlight into electricity, reducing dependence on conventional power sources. Harnessing clean and renewable solar energy, these panels contribute to lower energy bills, environmental sustainability, and a greener lifestyle, making homes more energy-efficient and environmentally responsible.

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AIR SOURCE HEAT PUMPS

Air Source Heat Pumps enhance home energy efficiency by extracting heat from ambient air and transferring it indoors. This eco-friendly technology provides sustainable heating, reducing reliance on traditional heating methods. Lower energy consumption, cost savings, and reduced carbon footprint make these pumps a vital component of modern, efficient homes.

Take the first step in applying by completing the Suitability Survey

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Friendly Consultation

After getting in touch with us regarding your interest in our services, we will schedule a friendly consultation where we can offer completely free advice without any obligation. This will be an opportunity for you to ask any questions or voice any concerns you may have.

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Technical Survey

Once the initial consultation is complete and you decide to proceed with the installation, we'll need to visit your home to carry out a technical survey. This process typically takes around 45 minutes, and it will help us ensure that the installation proceeds as smoothly as possible.

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Installation

Finally, we will proceed with the installation. You can have peace of mind knowing that our engineers are highly trained professionals with over 15 years of experience in solar installations. All work is carried out to the highest of standards, with minimal disruption.

Call us today on 0800 193 0026 to discuss your requirements with a friendly member of our team or click here to send us a message