City of Antwerp

About Antwerpen

  • Antwerp signed the Covenant of Mayors (2009) and wants to be fully carbon neutral by 2050.
  • Through the expertise centre Ecohuis, Antwerp has experience with cocreating projects with:
    • Citizens
    • NGOs
    • SMEs
    • Branch organisations in the building sector
  • Antwerp is known for its userfriendly public ict-tools and advice service to save energy or stimulate investments in green energy:
    • E.g. zoominopuwdak.be
  • The Energy Saving Fund Antwerp provides energy loans to citizens.
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Role in Triple-A

The city of Antwerpen is leader of work package 3 "Developing and testing pop-up centre models to increase awareness of and easy access to low-carbon technologies. The focus is on pop-up consultancy centers in different neighbourhoods and coaching of homeowners to transform their house into an NZEB-house.

Antwerp believes that the Triple-A method, wich will be co-created with other local authorities and building sector stakeholders, will result in increased adoption of low-carbon technologies. This will help to reach its own climate goals. ​

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More info

www.antwerpen.be