Stad Sint-Niklaas

Address Country
1 Grote Markt, Sint-Niklaas, 9100 Belgium


Sint-Niklaas (75,000 inhabitants) aims to reduce CO2 with minimum 20% by 2020 (compared to 1994) and to be climate neutral by 2050 and have signed the ‘Covenant of Mayors’. Within this action plan, energy efficient public lighting is a very important aspect. Since many years, their policy is aimed at sustainable lighting, and therefore they work together with distribution system operator (Eandis) and manufacturers of lighting equipment.

Thematic priorities:

  • Low carbon

Involved in

Low carbon

SMART-SPACE - Smart Sustainable Public Spaces across the NWE region

To facilitate the uptake of low carbon technologies, products, processes and services in sectors with high energy saving potential in order to reduce GHG-emissions in North-West Europe

Status: ongoing

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