Grants for Heat Pumps to Replace Boilers

Grants of up to €6000 towards heat pumps and insulation are available to homeowners. These grants are not income-related – anyone can apply regardless of income. These grants are available from The Better Energy Homes Scheme. The scheme was revised in 2018  – and the grant that was previously given for a replacement oil or […]
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Carbon Tax on Solid Fuels

From this Wednesday May 1st 2013 there will be carbon tax charged on solid fuels such as coal , turf and peat briquettes. Carbon Tax on coal will be charged at the rate of €26.33 + VAT per tonne  (This rate is applicable to Coal, Anthracite, Smokeless Mixes, Ovoids, and Lignite). The carbon tax will […]
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