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A study by the UPV/EHU-University of the Basque Country analyses the evolution in the price of electricity over a 16-year-period to establish the factors that affect volatility

Incorporating renewable energies into the electricity system entails a certain degree of volatility in the electricity price owing to the intermittent nature of generation by plants of this type. However, a study by the UPV/EHU shows that the greatest volatility is caused when unexpected regulatory changes are made in the renewable sector. What disrupts economic …

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In 2019, electricity tariffs in Andorra will increase by 1%

FEDA’s (National Energy Company of Andorra) electricity tariffs will increase by 1.05% in 2019, which is lower than the price index. Thus, despite this increase, the price of electricity in Andorra will remain at a competitive level in comparison with neighboring countries.

“Tariffs should cover the cost of production, purchase and transportation of electricity while ensuring …

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Andorra meets Électricité de France as part of the Electric Days in Paris

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Sílvia Calvó, Minister of the Environment, Agriculture and Sustainable Development of Andorra, and President of FEDA (Andorra Electricity Forces), Albert Moles, met the President of EDF (Électricité de France), Jean-Bernard Lévy, as part of the “Electric Days” celebrated in Paris.

FEDA and EDF have been working together for 30 years. In October 2017, …

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Andorra participated in the international conference on the use of renewable energy, held in Perpignan (France)

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Andorra participated in an international conference on the use of renewable energy, held in Perpignan (France). The Minister of Environment, Agriculture and Sustainable Development Silvia Calvó, speaking at the conference, said that “Andorra remains volatile from neighboring countries and expressed the need to increase the volume of own electricity production, while respecting …

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