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Solar Meitheal Explained :

See the video and presentation to understand just how it works.

The Solar Meitheal

The Solar Meitheal project aims to create groups of homeowners/businesses who want to get Solar Photovoltaic installations done.

Working together as a group, the meaning of 'meitheal', to negotiate as a group with suppliers/installers, bringing prices down and making the whole process easier.

Wave 1 was completed in the summer of 2021 and 25 homeowners, from Kilkee to Killaloe, are now producing electricity on their own roofs

Wave 2 kicks off with a 1-hour webinar on Tuesday Oct 19th @ 8 p.m. You will need to register on this link and a video of the webinar will be provided to all who register, even if they can't attend

The agenda of the webinar is :

  • Review PV technology to explain what is involved in an installation
  • Explain the costs and the grants available (they're still good !)
  • Explain how the Wave 2 will work, and the lessons learned from Wave 1
  • Questions and Answers

Clare Community Energy Agency will provide :

  • the project co-ordination
  • the process for selecting the supplier/installer
  • constant follow-up with the chosen suppliers to keep things going
  • individual help to learn about photovoltaic installations.