“There will be no postponing of arbitration in 2019,” the Office of Prime Minister Charles Michel said on Tuesday after the Standaard newspaper reported that the decision on phasing out Belgium’s nuclear plants could be postponed until after elections in 2019, as New Flemish Alliance (N-VA) leader Bart De Weever…
Windmills installed in Belgium's North Sea waters produced last year 2,867 gigawatts/hour of electricity, corresponding to the average consumption of close to 800,000 families, the Belgian Offshore Platform reported on Friday.

Europe working on common cybersecurity agency

Tuesday, 19 September 2017 17:13
The European Union (EU) is working on the creation of an agency that will be tasked with helping member States to prevent and adequately react to cyberattacks. The European Commission presented details of the proposal on Tuesday.
Each day, 180 million litres of drinking water are lost as a result of leaks in the water supply system in the north of Belgium, Flemish parliamentarian Rob Beenders said on Tuesday, quoting a report by Aquaflanders, which groups companies involved in water supply and sanitation in Flanders.
The development of the 4.5G continues in Belgium, with Proximus announcing on Friday that it was pursuing its deployment in Charleroi, Anvers and Ghent, where the mobile broadband network was launched in February on a few antennas.
Brussels Airport expects no less than 232,000 passengers, of which 131,000 will depart during the coming weekend.
The first electric vehicle charging station of a large public network of 2,500 terminals, to be set up in Flanders over the next four years, was inaugurated on Thursday in Ostend.
A new investment fund building on the digital skills of young people and aimed at bridging the digital divide was launched on Monday in Brussels by the King Baudouin Foundation and the Federal Minister of the Digital Agenda, Alexander De Croo.
On Tuesday afternoon, the City of Brussels installed a City Tree at the Mont des Arts in the presence of Mayor Yvan Mayeur.
The SNCB (national railway company of Belgium) has installed 1,886 photovoltaic panels on three of its buildings in Schaerbeek (the museum "Train World", a train maintenance workshop and an administrative building), announced the railway company on Friday.