Published: December 04 2023
A new solar energy program called the "Napenergia Plusz Program" has been announced in Budapest, Hungary. The program offers up to 5 million Forints in support for individuals who want to install new solar panel systems and storage units. It's important to act quickly, as applications will be reviewed in the order they are received.
Eligibility and Application Process
The program is open to adult individuals who have a Hungarian tax identification number and a permanent residence in Hungary. Only one application per person and per property is allowed. Applicants must have registered with the customer portal (KAÜ beléptetés) or have an authorized representative with a registered account. There are certain disqualifications, such as outstanding tax debts or ownership of business entities in the property.
Types of Projects Covered
The program supports the creation of household solar panel systems, including the installation of solar panels, inverters, energy storage units, and related equipment. The systems must have a minimum 4 kW and maximum 5 kW inverter capacity, as well as a minimum 7.5 kWh and maximum 10 kWh storage capacity. The power output of the solar panels cannot exceed 120% of the inverter's capacity. Only new installations are eligible, and expansion, modification, or replacement of existing systems is not covered.
Funding and Costs
The program offers support for up to 66% of eligible costs, with a maximum grant amount of 5 million Forints. The costs that can be claimed include preparation, administrative, and planning expenses, as well as equipment and material costs. A maximum of 30% of the total project cost can be allocated for labor.
Application Period and Review Process
The application period will begin on January 15, 2024, and will continue until the funding allocation is exhausted. There are no regional quotas for applications, and they will be reviewed in the order they are received.
By taking advantage of the Napenergia Plusz Program, individuals in Budapest can receive significant financial support for installing solar energy systems, contributing to a cleaner and more sustainable future. Act quickly to ensure you don't miss out on this opportunity!
Questions & Answers
What is the Napenergia Plusz Program? The Napenergia Plusz Program is a solar energy support program in Hungary that offers up to 5 million forints in support for the installation of new solar panel systems and storage units.
When can individuals start applying for the Napenergia Plusz Program? Individuals can start registering for the Napenergia Plusz Program from January 15, 2024.
What is the maximum amount of support that can be received through the program? The support provided through the program can cover a maximum of 66% of the eligible costs, with a maximum grant of 5,000,000 forints.
What costs can be reimbursed under the Napenergia Plusz Program? Eligible costs include preparation and administrative expenses, equipment and material costs, and labor costs.
Who is eligible to apply for the Napenergia Plusz Program? Individuals who are of legal age and have a Hungarian tax identification number are eligible to apply. They must also have permanent residence in Hungary and be a partial owner or have a lease agreement for the property where the solar energy project will be implemented.
Can an individual submit multiple applications for the program? No, each individual can submit only one application. Additionally, only one application can be submitted for a single residential property.
What type of properties can receive support under the Napenergia Plusz Program? Support can be provided for residential properties that are owned, leased, or held in trust by the applicant, and serve as their permanent residence. This includes single-family houses, semi-detached houses, and apartments in multi-unit buildings.
How many projects can receive support through the Napenergia Plusz Program? A maximum of 15,160 projects can receive support through the program.
Are there any regional quotas or distribution of grants in the application process? No, there is no regional allocation or distribution of grants. Applications will be evaluated in the order they are submitted.
How long is the application period for the Napenergia Plusz Program? The start date for submitting registration requests is January 15, 2024. The program will continue until the funding limit is reached, so it is recommended to register as soon as possible.