How does it work?

Domestic Grants

Step 1

Complete the Enquiry Form

Step 2

An Energy-Hub representative
will contact you to talk you
through all the options available to you

Step 3

If your CU is part of EnergyUnion, they can provide you with a
simple EnergyUnion Loan
(Subject to repayment

Step 4

Work Commences and
Payments made directly to

Community Grants

Step 1

If your CU is part of EnergyUnion, they will facilitate an event for interested businesses and home owners

Step 2

Energy-Hub will project manage the grants application with all interested home owners. Energy Hub will source approved SEAI contractor for works.

Step 3

If your CU is participating in EnergyUnion, they can provide funding where necessary for the balance of works through an Energy Union Loan

Who are we?

EnergyUnion brings together a number of Cork based Credit Unions:

Synergy (Fermoy)

St Michaels

The Lough

Along with Energy-Hub who are a community-based organisation, EnergyUnion is helping individuals and groups alike to secure funding for projects that help make their homes more energy efficient.

EnergyUnion will give members access to 2 types of grants

Domestic Grants

Better Energy Homes

This scheme will help you to upgrade your home, make it warmer
and more energy efficient and cheaper to heat.

Better Energy Warmer Homes

This nationwide scheme delivers free energy efficiency improvements to
the homes of people who are in receipt of certain welfare payments.

Community Grants

Community Energy Grant

Credit Union Members can submit group applications to make use of increased grant funding options

What Qualify’s?



  • Attic
  • Cavity Wall
  • Internal Wall (Drylining)
  • External Wall


Heating Upgrades

  • Heating Controls
  • Solid Fuel Stoves
  • Solar Thermal Panels
  • Heat Pump



  • Windows & Doors
  • Solar (electricity) and Battery

Let’s get started

To get started, simply click on your local participating credit union below.

Ballincollig CU
Bishopstown CU
Blackrock CU
Crosshaven Carrigaline CU
Glanmire CU
Gurranabraher CU
Lough CU
Youghal CU


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