Country:Belgium
Year:2005
Policy status:Ended
Jurisdiction:State/Regional
Date Effective:2005
Date Ended:2013
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Direct investment>Funds to sub-national governments, Voluntary Approaches>Negotiated Agreements (Public-private sector)
Policy Target:Multi-Sectoral Policy
Agency:Flemish government - Environment, Nature and Energy Department
URL:http://www.lne.be/doelgroepen/lokale-overheden/so_2008-2013
Description:

This policy provides for local entities (provinces and municipalities) to set up a voluntary agreement with the Flemish Government to help establish environmental policies and measures. These policies and measures can relate to matters such as waste, water, mobility, noise and energy. In this agreement, local entities commit themselves to promoting energy efficiency, buying renewable energy etc. in return for financial support from the Flemish Government for projects at provincial or municipal level.

These projects might include low energy public buildings, renewable energy (PV), heat pumps and micro-CHP. For energy efficient buildings up to 50% of the additional costs is subsidized. The cooperation agreement ended on the 31st of December 2013.

25 Energy Efficiency Recommendations Applied:Buildings, Improved energy efficiency in existing buildings, Buildings, Energy performance of building components and systems
This record supersedes:Flanders: grants for solar thermal, micro-CHP and heat pumps

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