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Press release

In this section you can find all the press releases produced by the Press Office to inform the media on current activities of Red Eléctrica. These documents include, where necessary, links and attachments.

The investment programme includes the Majorca-Ibiza interconnection, due for completion in 2015

Red Eléctrica de España will allocate to the Balearic Islands' electricity transmission grid 30% of the 1 billion euros from the special programme for strategic facilities, at a national level, approved by the Council of Ministers last December. This program serves as a bridge between the suspension of the previous planning, in accordance with Royal Decree Law 13/2012 of 30 March, and the new planning scheduled for 2014-2020, currently in the administrative approval process.

Contributing to more efficient environmental assessment processes

The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and the Environment along with Red Eléctrica de España today presented the book El transporte eléctrico y su impacto ambiental ('Power transmission and its environmental impact'). This publication is as a result of Red Eléctrica's willingness to improve and optimise the environmental impact assessment processes in which it is involved, both as manager of the electricity transmission grid and as the driving force behind grid development projects.

Commitment of the Company towards sustainable development

Red Eléctrica de España has today inaugurated the Ribadavia Maintenance Centre in Orense, a building that has achieved a type B energy rating, the maximum that can be obtained for a facility taking into account criteria purely related to its construction as related to energy efficiency.

Completes the Red Eléctrica Forest project in the Mediterranean area

Red Eléctrica de España today presented the reforestation works for the Sierra Calderona natural park (Valencia), an initiative within the framework of the Red Eléctrica Forest environmental project that the Company is carrying out for the recovery and conservation of natural areas and for contributing towards the fight against climate change.

Maximum participation of wind power in the monthly generation mix, representing 27.3% of total production

The Chairman of Red Eléctrica de España, José Folgado, and the Rector of the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM), José M. Sanz, have today presented the postgraduate study grants to 10 students from this university, in accordance with the specific agreement signed between both institutions last November.