Belgian firm granted €425m EU bank loan for smart meters rollout

Fluvius, a co-operative company owned by 11 inter-municipal companies, has set a target to install smart meters at 80% of its clients’ sites by the end of 2024

Will an ‘energy island’ bring Denmark and Belgium closer?

An electricity interconnector will pass through the artificial island and connect the two countries

INEOS signs 10-year offshore wind power deal with ENGIE

It is claimed to be the largest-ever industrial wind power purchase contract in Belgium

EU investigates Belgian electricity capacity scheme

The Commission is concerned the measure may discriminate against certain technologies, like renewable capacity, or unfairly limit participation of cross-border capacity

Port of Rotterdam-led coalition fires up hydrogen-powered transport project

The partneship will see 1,000 hydrogen-powered zero-emission trucks hit the streets, connecting the Netherlands, Belgium, and West Germany by 2025

Belgian port launches voyage to cleaner future with carbon capture project

A consortium aims to develop shared CO2 liquefaction, storage and transport infrastructure

Belgian offshore wind energy breaks record

The month saw record production of 803GWh thanks to ‘exceptionally favourable’ wind conditions and winter storms Ciara and Dennis

Belgium’s excess wind power to turn to hydrogen with new project

The facility will be built in the Plassendale 1 port area and is expected to enter operation in 2025

EU approves €3.2bn state aid by seven nations for battery research and innovation

Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Poland and Sweden will provide the funding, with the overall project expected to unlock an additional €5b in private investments

Nissan and EDF team up to drive smart EV charging

They are offering a new package of both an EV and vehicle-to-grid charging, with the aim of reducing the total cost of ownership for businesses