Solar panel grants: What funding is available right now?

self build house with solar panels and green roof
(Image credit: Simon Burt)

Using solar panel grants to subsidise the upfront costs of solar PV or solar thermal panels is a smart approach. 

Investing in solar panels and other eco credentials can be a costly affair; so investigating potential savings using local or governmental grants and funding before you begin can help maximise your budget.

Amy Reeves

Assistant Editor Amy began working for Homebuilding & Renovating in 2018. She has an interest in sustainable building methods and always has her eye on the latest design ideas. Amy has interviewed countless self builders, renovators and extenders about their experiences for Homebuilding & Renovating magazine. She is currently renovating a mid-century home, together with her partner, on a DIY basis, and has recently fitted her own kitchen.