YES Energy Solutions has joined The Greater Lincolnshire Energy Efficiency Network (GLEEN) to help residents across the county benefit from the Lincs 4 Warmer Homes Scheme.
This scheme is no longer available, If you live in Lincolnshire and you're looking for home upgrade funding, please visit our East Midlands schemes section.
Scheme In Detail
Lincs 4 Warmer Homes comes from a partnership between North
East Lincolnshire Council, North Lincolnshire Council and Lincolnshire County
Council that aims to help homeowners and private renting tenants across Greater
Lincolnshire access funding for a broad range of energy saving home
Lincs 4 Warmer Homes will help reduce fuel poverty in the
area by making homes more efficient, enabling residents to save money on their energy
bills through a range of measures.
Available home improvements include:
Cavity wall insulation
Room in roof insulation
Heating replacements and upgrades
Don’t have central
Greater Lincolnshire is also running a scheme to install
central heating in properties that don’t have any radiators.
The Warm Homes Fund is offering free central heating
installs to residents that live close to the gas network, don’t have any
radiators and meet the qualifying criteria below.
Safety is our main priority and the scheme is following the
latest government guidelines in regards to coronavirus safety. Our friendly
customer advisors can explain the procedures our installers have put in place
to ensure protection for residents and staff.
Are you eligible?
If you are a Lincolnshire resident, there are various ways you could be eligible for funding:
Help to Heat Group Eligibility
You may be eligible if you receive one of the following benefits:
Income based Jobseekers Allowance
Income related Employment and Support Allowance
Pension Credit Guarantee Credit
Working Tax Credit
Child Tax Credit
Pension Credit Savings Credit
Child benefit (thresholds apply)
thresholds (before tax and National Insurance)
of children or qualifying young persons
of a couple
ECO4 Flex Eligibility
You may be eligible if you meet the conditions of one of the following routes:
Route 1 - Household income
Households with an EPC rating of D, E, F or G and with a gross household income of £31,000 or less.
Route 2 - Proxy targeting
Households living in EPC band E, F or G that meet a combination of two of the following (Proxies 1 & 3 cannot be used in combination with each other)
Proxy 1: Your home is in a Lower Super Output Area
Proxy 2: You
receive a Council tax rebate based on low income
have been identified in the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence
(NICE) as living in a cold home
are receiving free school meals for low income
are supported by a local authority run scheme described as supporting low
income and vulnerable households
have been referred to your local authority for support by your energy supplier
or Citizens Advice due to struggling with the cost of energy bills
have been identified through supplier debt data
Route 3 - NHS Referral
You receive a referral through the NHS as you have been
identified as low income/vulnerable and you have health conditions which could
be impacted further by living in a cold home.
These health conditions may fall under one of the four
A cardiovascular condition
A respiratory disease
You can be referred by:
An NHS foundation trust
An NHS Trust
A Local Health Board
A general medical practitioner provider
If you live in Greater Lincolnshire and are keen to improve
the energy efficiency of your home, then get in touch:
T: 01422 880100(office hours:
9am - 5pm, Mon - Fri)
Or Contact Us
YES Energy Solutions’ trained customer advisors are
identifying residents who may benefit from energy efficiency measures installed
in their homes and helping eligible customers qualify for the scheme.
We are also managing the installs through our network of
industry accredited contractors.