Bulgaria releases EUR 123 million subsidy system for house solar setups

May 12, 2023 03:20 PM ET
  • Bulgarian houses can request gives for photovoltaic or pv systems and also solar collectors for very own consumption up until November 10. The government's program is worth EUR 123 million, of which EUR 40.8 million is for the first round.
Bulgaria releases EUR 123 million subsidy system for house solar setups

As part of the National Recovery and also Resilience Plan and decarbonization efforts, the Ministry of Energy of Bulgaria is getting applications from houses for grants of 100% for solar thermal collectors and as much as 70% for solar setups with or without battery storage space.

The recipients will just have the ability to use the created energy themselves. It is various than for prosumers in the nearby countries, where they offer their excess electrical power to the supplier or can at the very least deliver it to the grid with the right to utilize the exact same amount of power at times when they create less than they take in.

The whole plan, called Support for Renewable resource for Households, deserves EUR 123 million. EUR 71.5 million is from the European Union's Recuperation as well as Resilience Facility and also the remaining EUR 51.1 million is to be covered by the budget plan and by families themselves.

Recipients to obtain approximately EUR 1,001 each for solar collectors

For the current round, with the deadline on November 10, the federal government set aside EUR 40.8 million. There is EUR 6.5 million for the solar collector segment, where the picked households can obtain up to EUR 1,001 each.

The maximum give for photovoltaic systems is EUR 7,660 per household

Recipients can set up solar energy panels with a maximum of 10 kW in peak capacity, according to the regulations. It is the most that the system can create in straight existing or DC. Of note, the degree after conversion into rotating current (AC) is usually 10% to 20% lower.

The allocate the PV segment is EUR 34.3 million: EUR 20 million from the National Recovery and Resilience Plan, EUR 4 million from the government and EUR 10.3 million that the selected households will certainly need to supply. The maximum grant per family is EUR 7,660.

Program is just for homes that currently use inefficient home heating tools on strong fuels

If the applicant has less than 51% of the residential or commercial property, written permission from the co-owners should be submitted. The program is for Bulgarian homeowners that stay in the building where they set up the collection agencies or solar systems. They likewise have to verify that they are currently utilizing ineffective home heating devices on solid fuels such as timber as well as coal.

The applicants can only work with qualified installers from the main checklist. They can submit the demand just online. The beneficiaries will be compensated for prices that incurred after June 7 of last year.

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