Even before Russia invaded Ukraine (February 28th, 2022) energy prices were on the rise in Ireland and uncertainty about the energy market has been with us since mid-2021. According to Tánaiste Simon Coveney, speaking recently on Newstalk (early April 2022) “the price of energy was going to be unpredictable in the months ahead because of the war in Ukraine.” However, the uncertainty about the length of the war has only exacerbated this. To counter these upward price movements, Minister Eamon Ryan has said that the Irish government has a a plan to alleviate the increases starting with a credit. He […]
Solar PV and EV Grants What grants are available in Ireland, how much and how do I apply? Electric Vehicles What is available? A private EV owner can apply for a grant of up to €600 against the cost of installing a home charger. The scheme is run by the Government through the SEAI. Are there conditions attached? There are some conditions but none too onerous. We can help you through the process if you have any concerns about it. The main eligibility criteria are that: – You must have bought the vehicle after January 1st 2018 – You must […]
We know that electric vehicles (EVs) are environmentally friendly because pure electric vehicles produce no exhaust emissions that harm the atmosphere. However, to charge your EV, the electricity must be generated from somewhere and as recently as 2019, 87% of Irelands power generated from the national grid was from Fossil fuels. This means that ultimately, charging your EV was depending on Fossil Fuel consumption in some way. An alternative solution is to charge your EV from the power generated from your own Solar Panels. This is achievable, (even in Ireland!) and it is both environmentally friendly and cost efficient. How […]
Wyse Solar Solutions and our sister business Wyse Electrics Ltd have been operating in Ireland for over 30 years. The journey taken so far has seen Wyse Solar Solutions involved with remarkable renewable projects such as the Green Building in Temple Bar in the 90’s to the largest solar carport at Ryanair HQ, 50 Kw of solar power with eight car charging points in 2020 as well as over 1,200 homes around Ireland. Supply and Install. In 2020, (right in the middle of a pandemic!), we launched our new EV car charging solution for both commercial and domestic users. Due […]
Since 31st July 2018, SEAI are offering homeowners a grant of up to €3,800 to support the installation of Solar PV panels and battery energy storage systems. At Wyse Solar, we provide ‘no commitment’ free quotation on your property and all you need to do is give us your Eircode. We can view your property via satellite imageSolar PV will reduce the electricity you currently purchase from your supplier and save you money and the grant is available for all new Solar PV installations. To get a quotation emailed to you, simply click here.