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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 participates in the Mediterranean Conference for the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (‘OSCE’)

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The Director General of the Ministry of Environment, Agriculture and Sustainability, Marc Rossell, and the director of the Office of Energy and Climate Change, Carles Miquel, are currently taking part in the Mediterranean Conference for the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (‘OSCE’), which is being held in Malaga.

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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 and France are discussing opportunities for cooperation in the field of renewable energy sources

Andorra and France are discussing opportunities for cooperation in the field of renewable energy sources. Negotiations in Paris will take place between the Andorran associations – Oficina de l’Energia i del Canvi Climatic, Collegi Oficial d’Enginyers d’Andorra and l’Associació d’empreses de lampisteria i climatització and Qualit’EnR from France.

The meetings will deal with the joint training of …

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The largest in the world Odeillo solar furnace is capable to produce a temperature of more than 3000 degrees Celsius per seconds

The largest in the world Odeillo solar furnace is capable to produce a temperature of more than 3000 degrees Celsius per seconds.

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Environmental problems (global warming, Kyoto protocol), as well as rising oil prices, led scientists of the National Center for Scientific Research of France (CNRS) to reflect on the transformation of solar energy into …

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Marc Pons became a new director of the government investment fund ActuaTech

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Marc Pons became a new director of the government investment fund ActuaTech. This decision was taken by the board of directors of the fund, which includes representatives of the Andorran government, Andorra Telecom, the energy company of Andorra (Forces Elèctriques d’Andorra) and the University of Andorra.

Mark Pons is a telecommunications engineer, …

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I don’t expect an outflow of capital from the banks of Andorra after the agreement on tax information exchange comes into force, says Gilbert Saboya, minister of Economy, Innovation and Competitiveness of Andorra

Minister of Economy, Innovation and Competitiveness of Andorra, Gilbert Saboya, tells all-andorra.com about the Andorran economy in 2017, plans for 2018 and targets of the new ministry.

According to rating agencies, banks play too much of an important role in Andorra’s economy and it is dangerous for its development. What do you think?

The good news is …

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