Energy efficiency

Save energy and money by making your home more energy efficient. 

Get paid to generate your own energy

The Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (Domestic RHI) is a government financial incentive to promote the use of renewable heat. If you install renewable heat systems such as solar panels or a biomass boiler, you could get paid for the amount of heat your systems produce.

Find out more about Renewable Heat Incentive (external website).

Help with fuel poverty

Nest is the Welsh Government’s fuel poverty scheme which aims to help people in Wales reduce the impact of their fuel bills.

Nest offers a range of advice, as well as a full home energy assessment and home improvements for the most energy inefficient homes – at no cost to you.

Nest offers lots of free, impartial help and advice about benefit entitlement, making sure you’re on the right fuel tariff, managing money, and schemes across Wales that offer home improvements.

Visit the Nest website for more information.

Tips and advice

The Energy Saving Trust (external website) provides free, impartial advice on how you can save money by becoming more energy efficient.

They can also tell you about any grants you could get to improve your home’s energy efficiency.

Related documents

Fuel poverty help guide (PDF, 954KB)