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Credit unions to offer energy upgrade loans

June 23rd, 2024 4:55 PM

By Southern Star Team

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Deirdre is from The Abbey outside Skibbereen.

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HOUSEHOLDERS will now be able to apply for home energy upgrade loans through special loans offered by credit unions.

Cork Credit Unions and Energywise Ireland have agreed a partnership offering competitive loan rates for the upgrades.

Through the ‘One Stop Shop’ programme, homeowners can claim up to €34,000 in grants for a variety of energy improvements including solar panel, heat pumps, energy-efficient windows, doors, and ventilation systems.

Credit union members will avail of easy-apply green/home improvement loans and fast draw down of funds.

‘This exciting partnership with Energywise means our members in Co Cork have access to a key Cork supplier who specialises in home energy upgrades and retrofit in tandem with our competitive green/ home improvement loans,’ said Alan Duff of Cork Credit Unions.

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