exemplary buildings, success stories from brussels

… is it possible to imagine a city becoming more beautiful, more practical and more economical to live in, while at the same time becoming more sustainable ? This was the challenge the Brussels-Capital Region set itself in 2007 – and its response was to launch the BATEX call for (exemplary) projects … the whole idea is to leverage each project, whether large or small, whether private or public, to spread the word about eco-costruction, what it involves and how it can help transform the city, building by building. » (Under the leadership of Brussels Environment and the Brussels Ministry of the Environment, Energy and Urban Renewal)