Factsheet: Energy performance buildings (UREBA)

Energy performance buildings (UREBA)

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
UREBA - Decree of 28 March 2013 on the granting of subsidies to legal persons governed by public law as well as non-commercial bodies for projects aiming at improving the energy performance of their buildings.
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Arrêté du 28 mars 2013 du Gouvernement wallon relatif à l’octroi de subventions aux personnes de droit public et aux organismes non commerciaux pour la réalisation d’études et de travaux visant l’amélioration de la performance énergétique des bâtiments (UREBA)
Description: 
Within the bounds of its available budget, the Walloon region provides UREBA subsidies, which aim at supporting public bodies such as towns and provinces in their initiatives to reduce the energy consumption of their buildings. Projects using renewable energy sources are subsidised. The material as well as the installation of renewable energy plants for the production of heat for the exclusive use of the building are eligible. The subsidy amounts to 30 % of the investment costs.
Goal/Aim: 
Stimulate renewable energy in buildings.

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
Service Public de Wallonie (SPW) Direction Générale opérationnelle de l'Energie (DGO4) – Public Service of the Walloon region – Directorate General for Energy (DG04)

Status:

Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2013