WVI

West-Vlaamse Intercommunale

Low-Carbon technologies

Social innovation

Circular economy

Overview

WVI is an intermunicipal association working for 54 municipalities in West Flanders and the province of West Flanders. WVI develops and manages business parks / Industrial estates, realises housing projects and gives the municipalities advice concerning spatial and mobility planning and environment, nature, climate and energy. WVI is regional coordinator for the Covenant of Mayors and is now writing energy action plans and baseline measurements for 29 municipalities. WVI is also regional coordinator for the Flemish energy loans for 36 municipalities.

Creation date: 17/05/2016

Bloc onglets

Description
Bloc 1

Name

West-Vlaamse Intercommunale

Baron Ruzettelaan 35
8310 Brugge
Belgium

Arr. Brugge

www.wvi.be

Bloc 2

Type of actor

Sectoral agency

Bloc 3

Interest to cooperate

Sustainable housing and business park / Industrial estate development taking into account energy, water, material use, biodiversity, ..; Develop and use the Business Improvement District concept for the management of Industrial estates; Develop a long term strategic plan for the use / re-use / purchase and sale of municipal properties; New ways to plan existing housing projects to densify these projects with the aim to use less greenfield development for housing.

Bloc 4

Experience in INTERREG project?

Yes

Bloc 5

Comments

The 2 Seas project and cluster ACE and SAFE-ICE (renewable energy use in business parks); North West Europe: Future Cities and cluster SIC Adapt! (adaptation to climate change); manage+ and cluster APACHES (management and exploitation of regenerated sites); Sintropher (mobility in peripheral areas through tram-train systems) EFRO Vlaanderen: BISY (signposting on business parks using a central database and website) and DuGiO (sustainable glasshouse horticulture zones)