Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2001
Date Amended:


Policy Type:Voluntary Approaches>Negotiated Agreements (Public-private sector), Voluntary Approaches
Energy Efficiency Policy Targets:Industry, Industrial subsectors, Cross-industry
Agency:Public Service of Wallonia - DGO4 - Department of Energy and Sustainable Building
Legal References:livre premier, partie 6, article D82 à D92, du code de l’environnement
Energy Efficiency Description:

Many major industrial sectors (representing energy intensive industries) entered in Vountary Agreements with the Wallon Region from the early 2000s, engaging themselves to  to reduce both their energy consumption and their GHG emissions by 2010. This first voluntary agreement has been prolongated up to 2012, and in 2013, a second voluntary agreement has been concluded reconducting and even enlarging both the number of participating parties and the ambition of their CO2 and EE targets. 

Climate Change Description:

In Wallonia, following voluntary agreement signed with the paper and chemical sector in 2000 to reduce energy consumption, all industrial sectors signed letters of intent in 2001 and 2002 to reduce energy consumption by 2010.

This record supersedes:Voluntary Agreements on Energy Efficiency - Wallonia

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