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EUR 80,000 in premiums for the purchase of energy-efficient refrigeration equipment

Does your company want to invest in energy saving or renewable energy production? Your investment may be eligible for a 40% subsidy up to a maximum of €80,000 per year, provided that it relates to one of the following areas

  • a significant improvement in the energy efficiency of cooling equipment, duly justified by a technical report;
  • the thermal insulation of your buildings, if they are more than 5 years old;
  • the replacement of your lighting with a more energy-efficient one, the installation of a natural light well
  • generation of energy from renewable sources not fuelled by fossil fuels (e.g. photovoltaic panels or a heat pump)
  • cogeneration (combined heat and power, trigeneration);
  • replacing your boiler with a certified condensing boiler or replacing a conventional burner with a modulating or two-stage burner;
  • installing passive cooling systems;
  • adding or replacing metering devices if this will improve the energy efficiency of your installations;

Note. Aid for energy saving and renewable energy production is reserved for certain specific sectors of activity:

  • Manufacturing industry
  • Production and distribution of electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning
  • Water production and distribution; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities
  • Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorbikes
  • Accommodation and food service activities
  • Other service activities

This support is no longer applicable for all new applications as of 01/12/2018

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Since 1994, Deucalion has been assisting Belgian companies in their relations with the Flemish, Walloon, Brussels and European authorities. Our clients often carry out investment projects, or projects with an innovative or ecological character, and they are looking for support from the authorities. As a privileged partner, Deucalion makes sure that the communication between the company and the authorities runs smoothly.


More specifically, Deucalion has been the Belgian market leader for 25 years in subsidy advice, where it mediates for large, medium-sized and small companies in the Flemish, Walloon and Brussels-Capital Regions. This means that Deucalion can also develop the following activities for your company:(...)