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# Retrofitting

Last year
2022
Voices
Opinion: The new retrofitting scheme must move fast to make any kind of difference
Dr Wendy Rowan & Dr Stephen McCarthy welcome the new scheme but say it must be made as easy as possible for all to use.
# Energy
Explainer: Here's how the government's ambitious retrofitting grant scheme is meant to work
More money will be available to foot some of the cost for people to install heat pumps, insulation and solar panels.
# Retrofitting
Government announces plans for grants to cover up to 50% of cost for deep home retrofit
Up to 50% of deep retrofitting costs will be covered under the new grant scheme.
Up to 50% of deep retrofitting costs will be covered under the new grant scheme.
Grants of as much as around €25,000 will be offered for private homes to cover half the costs of a deep retrofit.
Explainer: Here's how the government's ambitious retrofitting grant scheme is meant to work
Junior minister tells people to tackle high cost of living by switching suppliers
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# Budget 2021
Morning Memo: The morning after a bonanza Budget and spotlight on the IMF's latest global forecast
Few big ideas but the government tried to treat the symptoms in Budget 2021.
# Retrofitting
Minister announces SEAI grants to deliver energy upgrades to nearly 700 homes
The grants, which have been approved for a number of community projects, will also cover upgrades for commerical and community buildings.
# climate action plan
Homeowners to pay back cost of house retrofits through their energy bills over 10 to 20 years
The initiative is contained in the new Climate Action Plan which will be published in a couple of weeks.
# Capital Spending
Another €150 million added to Government's economic stimulus plan
The extra money will go toward school projects, road maintenance and repairs, and retrofitting for local authority houses.