– Up to €2,500 available, closing date for applications is September 12.
Notification for this latest Small Grant Scheme has just been published on the Wicklow County Council Website and in the Wicklow People of August 14.
Decide on your project and get your application in before September 12.
Applications are invited for energy efficient improvement works and environmental screening from owner occupied households living in the area close to the Ballynagran Landfill.
Please refer to the map at the back of the application form if you are within the area eligible for the grant.
The maximum grant available to each owner occupier is €2,500.
Works are to be completed by May 31, 2014.
Application forms and scheme details are available for collection at Reception Desk, Wicklow County Council, at Greenstar Offices in Ballynagran and on the Wicklow County Council web site at this link:
Projects eligible for funding include:
- Wood burning stoves and heating systems
- Double / triple glazing
- Heat recovery ventilation systems
- Solar photovoltaic (PV) panels
- Planting of trees and shrubs
- Attic insulation
- Wall insulation
- Boiler and controls upgrade
- Solar panels for water heating.
Please note that Wicklow County Council have indicated that :
1) An official ‘before’ BER will only be required if no previous energy report is available.
2) Requirement in relation to stoves – 75% efficiency or above and conform to EN 303-5 standard
Don’t miss this excellent opportunity to improve your house and reduce your energy costs.
We now provide a support service for enquiries about issues effecting residents in the Ballynagran Energy Plus⁺ Community, including assistance with applications for the Small Grants Scheme.
The ‘go to’ man is Declan O’Flaherty a founding member of Ballynagran Energy Plus⁺ Community Project who is on the main committee and lives in Ballymerrigan.
Declan can be contacted on Mobile: 087 263 7226 or Click here to email Declan now
View or download a copy of the —–> Wicklow County Council Ballynagran Small Grant Application 2013