Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Richard Bruton TD announced funding for energy efficient dairy farm equipment on Monday, February 18th 2019.
Grant funding of up to €500,000 is now available for high-efficiency milk pumps, saving the average farmer €1,440 in energy bills and 1.6t in reduced carbon emissions annually.
The Irish government are committed to making Ireland a leader in responding to climate change. Minister Richard Bruton recently received government approval to develop an all of government plan, to make Ireland a leader in responding to climate change. The Plan will have actions across all areas such as heat, electricity, transport and agriculture according to strict timelines.
The scheme is administered and funded through the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI).
Please note that EARLY APPLICATION IS ADVISED.
Interested in availing of the grant?
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