Energy Company Obligation
About the sheme
The Energy Company Obligation (ECO) is a government energy efficiency scheme in Great Britain to help reduce carbon emissions and tackle fuel poverty.
The scheme began in April 2013, and over time it has been amended. The latest policy, ECO3, commenced on 3 December 2018, and applies to measures completed from 1 October 2018.
You can see a summary of the changes made to the scheme in 2018 on the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy’s website.
Am I eligible?
Your local council may run a Flexible Eligibility scheme which gives them the ability to direct funding to those most in need in their respective region. The following areas have statements of intent to run ECO Flexibility and can be found here: