ECO4 Scheme

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How can I Benefit from ECO4 Scheme?

We are now in the fourth phase of the Energy Company Obligation (ECO) scheme, launched to hold large energy suppliers accountable for promoting energy saving practices among their customers. The larger aim behind the scheme is to help the UK Government reduce carbon emissions and lower the cost of energy. The scheme is aimed at reducing fuel poverty among low income and vulnerable households. For example, if you or someone who lives with you has a disability or illness that is worsened through exposure to the cold, or you are a household with dependent children and on a low income, you can get financial assistance to meet the costs of making your home more energy efficient. So far, over 2.3 million homes have benefited under the ECO4 scheme.

Grants are available for a range of measures, such as installing cavity wall insulation, loft insulation or replacing your current heating with more environmentally friendly alternatives, such as electric storage heaters. You do not have to repay the grant either.

Tenants

If you are a tenant who meets the eligibility criteria, you can apply to the scheme as long as you have permission from your landlord. ECO4 could help you reduce your bills and create a better standard of living for you and your household.

Landlords

Landlords can benefit from the scheme if they have tenants who receive certain benefits. You will need to encourage your tenant to apply directly given that the assessment is based on their status and not yours.

Homeowners

If you meet the criteria and are in receipt of any of the qualifying benefits you can apply to the scheme for help to make your home more energy efficient.

Some local authorities participate in a scheme called flexible eligibility, which may provide financial assistance to those who are not in receipt of benefits but need to make energy efficiency improvements to their home.

Eco Target exists to help make the process of applying for a grant and completing the work on your property much easier. Have a look at the chart here to see whether you meet the criteria for help under the ECO4 scheme. If not, you may be able to get help under another grant scheme. See SHDF, Warmworks and Retrofit.

Why Eco Target?

Being loft insulation specialists, we have helped thousands of residents by just topping up the insulation level within the loft.

Our internal installers are fully qualified and have years of experience which we value highly.

All our loft insulation jobs come with

  • 10 year manufacturer’s guarantee
  • 2 year workmanship warranty
  • TrustMark certificate for the lifetime of the installation
eco4 scheme heating systems

Check Your Eligibility

Find out if you are eligible for 100% FREE energy efficiency upgrades

Thank you for your enquiry with regard to the Eco4/ LA Flex Grant scheme.

We’re delighted you’ve got in touch, and you’re now one step closer to making your home more energy efficient.As you can appreciate, this government backed scheme is extremely popular, especially as the weather gets colder along with rising energy prices.

Please rest assured, we will get back to you just as soon as we possibly can and get you booked in for a free survey.So that you can enjoy your energy efficiency saving measures as quickly as possible.
All this can happen within 3-4 weeks of filling in our enquiry form.

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