Minister of Territorial Administration of Andorra Jordi Torres and Minister of the Environment and Agriculture Silvia Calvó presented a joint plan to stimulate purchase of electric vehicles in 2017. Budget for 2017 – 850,000 euros. The project was launched in 2016: 151 electric vehicle were bought. Today Andorra takes the 3d place in the world …More
The new FEDAECOTERM cogeneration plant for the production of energy and heat was opened in Andorra (the mountain village of Soldeu). The opening ceremony was attended by the Chairman of the Government of Andorra Antoni Marti, Minister of Environment, Agriculture and Sustainable Development, Chairman of the Board of Directors of FEDA (Energy Company of Andorra), …More
The innovative project of exercise bike that can produce electricity has won in the contest of innovative ideas of ACTUA (Economic Development Agency of the Government of Andorra created in order to attract foreign investments). The project’s author – Jordi Fernández – got the main prize: iPad Pro tablet.
33 projects participated in …More
A pilot experiment under the operation of the Massachusetts Institute of technology (MIT) and the ministry of Education of Andorra for the study of the interaction between human behavior and energy consumption started in one of Andorran schools.
This is the first experiment that MIT initiated outside of the test center of its laboratories. The project is …More
The Andorran government will carry out an inspection on some government offices to investigate their structural safety. Focusing on the impact on human health, they will look at the problems of the use of asbestos. In Andorra the use of this toxic material in the construction has been prohibited for the last 20 years. However, …More
Following the initiative of the energy company of Andorra (FEDA), the Council of Ministers of the principality adopted heat tariffs for retail sale of the co generation plant in the ski village of Soldeu. As expected, the plant will be launched in October this year.
The tariff policy was developed on the basis of comparative analysis of …More
Russian anti-virus company Doctor Web announced that its Anti-virus service was now available to users living in Canillo, one of the parishes of the Principality of Andorra. Now the cutting-edge technologies of Dr.Web—one of the first and most established anti-viruses in the world—will be protecting users here against the latest information threats, reports the company. …More
Andorra – is the second in the world after Norway for using electric cars, relatively to the total share of all vehicles on the market, said the minister of transport of Andorra Jordi Alcobé at the opening ceremony of the first charge station in Andorra la Vella.
The charging station is located at the intersection of Prada Casadet and …More
Andorra has made another step towards the promotion of the program of the use of hydrogen as an automotive fuel, joining the project H2PiyR. Catalonia, Aragon and the region of Languedoc-Roussillon-Pyrénées have been already members of this program. The program is designed for the period until 2020 and is funded by the European Union. The …More
The government of Andorra approved on 25th May the direct cooperation agreement between Andorra Telecom with two structures of the government – the Department for prevention of fires and the Department for civil protection and emergency situations. This was stated today at a press conference by finance minister of Andorra Jordi Cinca. The main subject of …More