Free boiler grants are now available throughout the UK. The A Grade condensing boilers which are energy efficient and lower the cost of gas central heating are available via the Government boiler upgrade & replacement grant scheme.
The boiler replacement grant scheme comes under the Energy Company Obligation (ECO) - Affordable Warmth energy savings initiative. The central heating grant scheme was developed to lower gas bill and address harmful CO2 emissions across the UK.
It is backed by the major power companies including British Gas and Scottish Power, and both the Governments of Scotland and the UK.
Boiler Grants and funding for loft and cavity wall insulation are available for those on benefits, on low income or who live in fuel poverty areas. If you meet the grant qualification criteria for low income households and your existing gas boiler is not of the condensing boiler type - you can have a new, ECO friendly and energy efficient gas boiler installed for free, saving hundreds each year on domestic energy costs. New ECO Boilers can be installed in a matter of a few weeks.
Energy efficient boilers are one of the main ways to cut down energy usage in the home. Up to 80% of your gas bill is spent on powering your boiler and heating system. If your boiler is old there is a chance that you are wasting a huge chunk of your money. Replacing your boiler with an energy efficient boiler has the following benefits
The new ECO boiler replacement scheme has been put in place to address energy wastage in homes across England, which affects the environment, in turn causing unnecessarily high domestic energy bills. Installing your new boiler means energy savings of £100′s each year. You will also help to reduce the levels of harmful carbon emissions released into the environment.
The main advantage that modern boilers have over older models is that they are condensing boilers. Well maintained boilers burn fuel very efficiently.. A condensing boiler recovers more heat and sends cooler gases up the flue and is more efficient.
The Energy Company Obligation is monitored by OFGEM The free boilers are only installed by Government approved installers. Government grants under the Energy Company Obligation are strictly monitored and are only allocated to approved and certified companies.The Energy Company Obligation Affordable Warmth Boiler Scheme is a Government initiative and is backed by all of the major power companies in the UK.
The Energy Company Obligation (ECO) is a new Government Energy Grant scheme initiated to address fuel poverty amongst those in more vulnerable sections of society. One of the main goals of the new scheme is to provide boiler upgrades / replacement for hundreds of thousands of home owners and private tenants across Scotland and the UK
The free A Grade boilers which will be supplied and fitted for free. The boiler installation would normally cost around £2500 - £3000 and will save £100's per year in gas bills.
To begin the process for your your free boiler grant application send us your details.
We will contact you within a short period and arrange a home visit by a qualified domestic energy assessor.
This can be done via the Energy grant inquiry form
You can also apply for a free boiler or insulation grant using the form on the right >>>>
Applying for a new boiler or a Government home energy grant is a simple process- submit a few contact details and an authorised Energy Assessor will contact you within a short period to arrange a visit to your home.
The first stage of your free boiler application is to provide us with a few details via the boiler grant application form. This enables us to identify a domestic energy assessor in your region of the United Kingdom.
An approved and certified domestic energy assessor in your region of the United Kingdom will contact you within a day or two to arrange a boiler survey
The energy assessor will check your boiler and assess its energy performance. To have a new boiler installed your existing gas boiler must not be a condensing boiler. This will only take a short time. He will also ask you to provide verification of your address. This will be via your mortgage statement or your tenancy lease.
The assessor will arrange a date for your new energy efficient boiler to be installed. Your free ECO friendly gas boiler will be installed free of charge (includes full manufacturer’s warranty). This will mean energy savings of £100′s per year.
The free boiler replacement scheme is part of the Government-backed Energy Company Obligation (ECO – Affordable Warmth component). ECO is funded by the UK’s major utility companies and is regulated by OFGEM.
More information relating to OFGEM and the Energy Company Obligation can be found here – OFGEM
All boiler surveys are carried out by recommended and certified Domestic Energy Assessors.
All replacement boilers installed via the scheme are fitted by recommended Gas safe registered boiler installers.