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Flanders actively offers ecological investment support

Thinking of going green with your investments in Flanders? Consider applying online for a grant or other ecological investment support from Flanders Innovation & Entrepreneurship (VLAIO).

Ecology Premium-Plus (EP-Plus)

The Ecology Premium Plus (EP-Plus) is only granted to investments in technologies that feature on a limitative technology list or LTL. This list contains about 40 technologies divided into 5 categories:

  • cooling;
  • transport;
  • lighting;
  • water;
  • diverse.

Ecological investments that are eligible for aid through green certificates and cogeneration certificates are not eligible for an EP-Plus grant.

Type of investment Eco class Eco No. SMEs - subsidy percentages LEs - Subsidy percentages
Environmental technologies

A

B

9

6

50%

30%

40%

15%

Energy efficiency technologies

A

B

9

6

40%

30%

30%

15%

Renewable energy

A

B

9

6

55%

30%

45%

15%

Strategic Ecology Support (STRES)

The Strategic Ecology Support (STRES) is an additional funding tool for companies using technologies which – due to their exceptional and unique character – do not feature on the LTL list and are being deployed in ‘strategic’ environmental projects.

SMEs - subsidy percentages LEs - subsidy percentages
40% 30%

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