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Get all the service and finance you need

We've partnered with SSE Airtricity to create a One Stop Shop end-to-end service to improve energy efficiency in your home - from building contractor and project management, to grants and financing. We'll support you from project start to finish.

We'll manage all the work

SSE Airtricity will project manage all the work on your home from initial assessment to final sign-off, ensuring every necessary step is completed to a high standard.

We'll arrange all the grants

The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) will pay for some of the work through home energy grants and SSE will provide you with an additional discount for your carbon credit savings.

We'll provide you with a loan

Pay for the upgrades with our An Post Money Green Loan. Borrow up to €75,000 over 10 years with an APR as low as 4.9%.*

Grant values available

Energy upgrades Grant value
Insulation Attic insulation €400
  Cavity wall insulation €400
Internal Insulation (Dry Lining) Apartment (any) OR Mid-terrace House €1,600
  Semi-detached OR End of Terrace €2,200
  Detached House €2,400
External Wall Insulation ('The Wrap') Apartment (any) OR Mid-terrace House €2,750
  Semi-detached OR End of Terrace €4,500
  Detached House €6,000
Heat Pumps Air to Water €3,500
  Ground Source to Water €3,500
  Exhaust Air to Water €3,500
  Water to Water €3,500
  Air to Air €600
Heating System Heating Controls Upgrade €700
Solar Water Heating Solar Water Heating €1,200
Building Energy Rating (BER)   €50
Do more, receive more Number of Upgrades Bonus Value
Bonus for multiple upgrades For 3rd upgrade €300
  For 4th upgrade €100

How does our One Stop Shop home energy upgrade service work?

Assess your home for FREE

Get recommendations, upgrade costs and energy savings for your home:

  1. Complete our BER home energy efficiency tool.
  2. Book a free survey with SSE Airtricity from within the tool.
To help suppress the spread of COVID-19, your in-home survey will be scheduled once the current government restrictions are lifted. If eligible, the SSE Airtricity call agent will discuss a virtual survey option with you.

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One Stop Shop Home Energy Upgrade Service

Home energy upgrades

Green Loans

Warning: If you do not meet the repayments on your credit agreement, your account will go into arrears. This may affect your credit rating, which may limit your ability to access credit in the future.

*Lending criteria, terms and conditions apply. Rates and loan terms are correct as of 29 July 2020 and are subject to change. Source: Rate is dependent on your financial profile and credit history. Maximum APR (Annual Percentage Rate) is 12.9%. Minimum loan term is 1 year and maximum term is 10 years (Green Loan only) On a €20,000 loan over 5 years, at a fixed nominal rate of 4.8% (4.9% APR) you will pay €375.59 a month. Total cost of credit €2,535.69. Total amount repayable €22,535.69

Central Bank Compliance

Avantcard DAC trading as Avantcard is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland

An Post acts as a credit intermediary on behalf of Avantcard DAC. An Post trading as An Post Money is authorised as a credit intermediary by the CCPC.

Avantcard DAC trading as Avantcard is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland. Avantcard DAC is a designated activity company incorporated in Ireland under number 541980 and having its registered office at Dublin Road, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim.