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Compensation for indirect emission costs

Companies in electricity-intensive sectors can have a high electricity bill as an indirect result of the European Union Emissions Trading System (EU-ETS). The Flemish government aims to resolve this competitive disadvantage by compensating a limited number of sectors for these CO2 costs.


  • Who is eligible? Enterprises in electricity-intensive sectors.
  • What is it for? Compensation of higher electricity bill due to the transfer of indirect emissions costs

Financial advantage

Variable, based on electricity consumption or production volume.