Practices

National/Regional schemes for Residential Buildings

Funding scheme for tackling fuel poverty - Scotland

A new national scheme worth up to £224 million over seven years, could make the homes of as many as 28,000 fuel poor and vulnerable households easier and cheaper to heat.   The scheme installs insulation, heating and low carbon or...

Energy Companies Obligation (ECO) – domestic energy efficiency programme for the UK

The ECO programme operates alongside the Green Deal to provide additional help in the domestic sector from energy suppliers to vulnerable consumer groups and hard-to-treat homes. Help involves all or part of the cost of:·         loft or...

Duflot scheme - France

This scheme is now closed.   Dispositif Duflot   The Duflot scheme allows any tax-paying resident of France who acquires newly constructed, or still under construction property from January 1,...

PRIMe House scheme - Luxembourg

This scheme is now closed.   The Department of Environment of the Ministry of Sustainable Development and Infrastructure of Luxembourg, in collaboration with the Ministry of Housing, has developed a financial aid plan...

Energy auditing supported by the Ministry of Employment and the Economy - Finland

TEM:n tukemat energiakatselmukset   The Ministry of Trade and Industry has been supporting energy audits and analyses of buildings and production processes since 1992. At the end of 2007, more than 6,800...

Repair and energy grants issued by municipalities - Finland

This scheme is now closed.   Kuntien myöntämät korjaus- ja energia-avustukset   Within an approved authorisation in the State Budget, repair and energy grants can be awarded by The Housing Finance and...

Climate Change Financial Instrument - Latvia

This scheme is now closed.   Klimata Pārmaiņu Finanšu Instruments   The Climate Change Financial Instrument (CCFI) is a Government budget programme of the Republic of Latvia. The aim...

The 0% eco-interest loan - France

L’éco-prêt à taux zéro   Established since 2009, the 0% loan aims at helping owners and landlords to finance extensive renovation in their properties. The maximum loan cap is EUR 30,000 and has a repayment period of 10...

State Housing Development Fund - Slovakia

Štátny fond rozvoja bývania   The State Housing Development Fund is oriented for individuals, households and associations of flat owners and can be used in the form of non-repayable grants or favourable loans in order to...

Subsidies for solar collectors and biomass boilers- Slovakia

This scheme is now closed.    Dotácie na slnečné kolektory a kotly na biomasu   Within this scheme, subsidies were provided to owners of houses and apartment buildings for the installation of biomass...