Solar PV and battery storage assistance

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Empowering Homes Program
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Overview

The Empowering Homes Program will provide interest-free loans to eligible New South Wales residents to install solar PV and battery storage systems across the state over the next 10 years.   

Interest-free loans of up to $9000 for a storage battery or up to $14,000 for a solar PV and battery storage system will be available to owner-occupiers with an annual household income of up to $180,000. All applications will be subject to normal loan assessment criteria as part of the program requirements.

Please note, you can only register your interest at this time. It’s expected that battery storage and solar PV and battery storage systems will be available for installation in summer of 2019/20.

Benefits

  • reduced greenhouse gas emissions
  • lower energy bills

Key eligibility

Interest-free loans will only be available to owner-occupiers with an annual household income of up to $180,000. All applications will be subject to normal loan assessment criteria as part of the program requirements.

Other conditions may apply.

Next steps

Check your eligibility at:

The NSW Government website