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Renewable Energy – Ground Source Heat Pumps

Happy Energy Solutions Ltd currently only undertakes renewable energy works where the customer is eligible for one of our energy supplier grants.  Currently these are only available on ground source heat pumps, for eligible customers.  As part of the works, the ground source heat pump will be eligible for the Government’s Renewable Heat Incentive, which offer payments for 7 years.  As part of the works, we may be able to take these payments to help offset the cost of the installation upgrade, typically in larger detached houses, or you can make a contribution and receive the payments directly.

Am I eligible for  ground source heat pump grant?

There are 3 main ways that you could be eligible for one of our oil boiler grants:

  • If you receive qualifying benefits
  • If you are on a low income and have high heating costs*
  • If you have a low income and someone in your home has a long term illness*

*The last 2 options are only available in certain local authority areas, if you are not on benefit but you are on a low income, please get in touch and we will confirm if your local authority area is covered by this scheme

Sorry but the grants are not available for social housing.

Which benefits apply?

You should be eligible if you, or anyone living in your home receives one of these benefits:

  • Pension Guarantee Credit
  • Child or Working Tax Credit
  • Income-related Employment and Support Allowance
  • Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance
  • Income Support
  • Universal Credit
  • Armed Forces Independence Payment
  • Attendance Allowance
  • Carer’s Allowance
  • Constant Attendance Allowance
  • Disability living Allowance
  • Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit
  • Personal Independence Payment (PIP)
  • Severe Disablement Allowance
  • Mobility Supplement
  • Child Benefit (with an income below a certain limit – see below)

For Child Benefit, you must also earn below a certain threshold based on the number of people in your family as per the table below.  You will be required to sign a self declaration to confirm that your income is below one of these thresholds based on your family circumstances.  A child is typically 16 or under and living with you, or under 20 if in approved education, and the income is your combined household income before tax and including all benefits.  For more information on this, and to see the declaration you would have to sign, please click here.

child benefit income thresholds

I am not on benefit but I am on a low income or suffer from an illness, am I eligible?

In some local authority areas it is possible for you to be eligible for the heating grant if you are on a low income and have high heating costs, for example you live in a large home with solid walls, or if you are on a low income and someone in your home suffers from a long term illness which can in some cases include mental health issues.  Currently most of the southwest is covered by this scheme, but local authorities around Britain are also signing up.  If you believe you may fit these criteria please get in touch, we will need to ask you a series of questions and find out which local authority your home comes under.  We will then confirm if we are able to assist you with a heating grant. You can also click here to see a list of local authorities who are known to be taking part in the scheme.

Are park homes and caravans covered by these heating grants?

Yes! Park homes and caravans are eligible for heating upgrades subject to the person living in the home being eligible as above.  If the person living in the park home is in benefits their benefits will need to be registered at the address of the park home.  If the benefits are not registered at the park home, we may still be able to help but we will need evidence that the person on benefit lives in the park home such as letters from a bank, council tax bills etc.

To apply or find out more please complete our contact form at the top of this page or call the number below

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If you believe you are eligible, you can speed up your application by getting the person who receives the benefits to complete our online eligibility check form here

Find out more on our heating grant FAQ page 

Call Happy Energy now to find out if you qualify.

0800 0 246 234

Ground source heat pump grants from Happy Energy are available for homes in the Devon, Cornwall, Dorset and Somerset

Depending on the size of your home,  our ground source heat pump grants may mean that we can offer you a  boiler free of charge, but in some cases, mainly in very small homes, the  grants are smaller and a larger contribution may be required, but we will confirm this with a free survey.

Roughly what will the combination of the RHI payments and the grant cover?
  • Larger homes (especially those with solid walls) – Around 60-100% grant for an ground source heat pump upgrade
  • Smaller homes or those that are already well insulated – around of 30-40% of the cost of the upgrade

If our ground source heat pump grants  do not cover all of the cost of the works, you can either pay the difference, consider a finance package which we can facilitate (subject to credit status) or if your property is rented, you may be able to ask your landlord to contribute as it is their property that is benefiting from the upgrade.

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Grants for Heating and Insulation Across the UK

Happy Energy Solutions Ltd is one of the UK’s leading heating and energy saving businesses. Our engineers can help you reduce your home energy bills by installing a wide range of grant funded heating, energy saving and renewable energy solutions.  We specialise in installing and upgrading heating and insulation where customers are eligible for grant funding, typically from energy suppliers.  To find out if you are eligible, see our grants page by clicking here

Our services include:


Here at Happy Energy Solutions, we can help you keep your home warmer by accessing Government grant initiatives. These grants include:

Free BoilerFree Loft Insulation  - Free Cavity Wall Insulation Heating Grant Eligibility Checks 

In some cases, subject to eligibility, these grants will cover the full cost of the works.

Heating Services

With so many ways to heat a property, at Happy Energy Solutions, we help you choose the best heating and boiler solution for your home – one that is efficient and perfect for your needs.

Whether you want a straight forward boiler upgrade, advice on the best heating solution for your home or a completely new heating system, Happy Energy Solutions can help.

We want our customers to understand how to keep their homes warm and cosy at a price they can afford. That is why you can call us for general energy advice too.

Our services include:

Central Heating system installation Boiler replacement and upgrades  - Wood burners and stoves

Renewable Energy

At Happy Energy Solutions, we are able to offer certain eligible households with a free or grant funded ground source heat pump upgrade.

Contact us to find out more.

Call Happy Energy today

Whether you want a new oil, gas or LPG boiler, home insulation or a new renewable energy technology such as a ground source heat pump, Happy Energy Solutions on 0800 0 246 234 and find out how we can help.

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