Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland is encouraging Limerick homeowners to avail of Government-funded grants for home energy upgrades.

Over 21,000 Limerick homes have already availed of these grants, which allow for more comfortable, healthier, energy-efficient homes while paying lower energy bills and reducing one’s climate impact.

The grants are fixed amounts ranging from €400 up to €6000 depending on the works to be undertaken and the size of the house, and typically cover 30% of the upgrade cost.

Tom Halpin, Head of Communications with SEAI, explains what the grant can be used for: