Individual household funding schemes
1. Warm Home Discount Scheme
A government scheme for people on low incomes. £140 off electricity bills for the winter of 2019-20. For more information visit: www.gov.uk/the-warm-home-discount-scheme
2. Green Deal
A government-backed scheme. Energy saving improvements to your home. You can get finance for an amount based on what you’ll be expected to save on your energy bills. The annual repayments on the loan should not be more than the savings you might make on your energy bills.
For further information visit: www.gov.uk/green-deal-energy-saving-measures
3. The Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (Domestic RHI)
This is a government financial incentive to promote the use of renewable heat, such as solar thermal panels, air source heat pumps and ground source heat pumps. Further information can be obtained at: www.ofgem.gov.uk/environmental-programmes/domestic-rhi
These funding schemes are also described on the website: www.energysavingtrust.org.uk/home-energy-efficiency/financial-support
Additionally, it also mentions that if anyone in a household is receiving benefits then they should ask their energy provider if they can help, under the Energy Company Obligation (ECO) scheme. Please access the energy saving trust website for further information.