Energy Grants for Business
Great News, the SEAI are providing grant support from €900 to €162,600 for solar PV installations for your company, farm, college, community centre, or other non-profit organisation. Previously it was only up to €2400.
About the Solar PV PANEL Grant
The Non-Domestic Microgen Grant (NDMG)– Enhancing Renewable Energy Investment The Non-Domestic Microgen Grant (NDMG) offers valuable financial assistance to support organisations and various sectors in transitioning to solar PV panels for on-site power generation.
Solar Panels – referred as Solar PV is eco-friendly technology not only reduces commercial energy expenses but also enhances the reliability of the power supply while promoting sustainable energy choices for businesses.
With the newly enhanced Solar PV Scheme, Energy Grants for Business now range from €900 to €162,600, making it more accessible for a wide range of businesses to adopt solar PV solutions. These grants typically cover 20-30% of the investment costs, potentially reducing the payback period to as little as 5 years.
Non Domestic Solar PV Grant Available
Have a look at New, uplifted SEAI Energy Grants for Business
Who Can Apply For The Non-Domestic Solar PV Grant
The grant is available to a multitude of people in a variety of sectors, we have listed them below.
- Community centres
- Public Sector Bodies
- Non-Profit Societies
How To Apply For The SEAI Grant
1.Locate and select a Registered SEAI Non-Domestic Microgen Company
Before applying for your grant, you must pick your favoured Registered Non-Domestic Microgen Company and consent to an official agreement with them.
2.Apply to the SEAI
Go online and apply for the grant. Await until you receive your ‘letter of offer’ before starting the job. Remember, do not start the job until you get your ‘letter of offer’. Your grant deals are valid for eight months from the day you obtain your ‘letter of offer’.
3.Apply to ESB Networks
Your installer needs to contact ESB Networks to connect the solar PV system to the electrical energy network. They have to do this before installing the solar PV system.
This application process can take up to 4 weeks. ( We can take the hassle off your shoulders and do the applications for you for no extra charge. Keep reading )
4.Set Up the Solar PV system. When your connection to ESB has been approved, the installation can proceed. Choosing the right company with years of experience and positive reviews can avoid headaches down the line
5.Your Installer sends proof of work to SEAI
Your solar PV installer will give you the documents relating to your solar PV install. They will also send copies to SEAI digitally.
6.The Grant Offer is processed by the SEAI
Repayment Applications can only be processed once ALL paperwork has been uploaded. From then on, it can take 4 to 6 weeks for the repayment process to begin, additional time may be required if an assessment is called for. Note that the payment timeline is 4 to 6 weeks from when SEAI receives ALL the required documents.
BUT YOU DON’T HAVE TO DO IT ALL ALONE
Navigating grant paperwork and ESB terminology can be overwhelming, but at NRG Panel, we’ve got you covered.
We offer the assistance of a dedicated grant coordinator who will guide you through the entire process and handle the paperwork on your behalf. What’s even better is that we take care of waiting for the SEAI grant payment. Once we confirm your eligibility, we deduct the grant amount from your initial payment. This approach reduces your initial costs and eliminates the need to wait for SEAI payments – a clear win-win situation!
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