Tag : environment

14 Feb 2019

Eiffage Energia’s new head office, a benchmark in sustainability and energy efficiency

Eiffage Energia’s new head office in Spain, located in Albacete, is aimed at being a benchmark in Sustainability and Energy Efficiency, as it could not be otherwise. For this reason, the installations incorporate technical specifications of eco-efficient materials and systems and installations that increase efficiency and reduce consumption and, therefore, the impact on the environment. The complex is equipped with photovoltaic solar installations, aerothermal solar installation and biomass plant, rainwater recovery system for irrigation; integrated LED lighting with DALI control, […]

04 Jul 2018

Renewable energies mature in Spain

José Manuel Martínez, CEO of Eiffage Energía explains in the blog Ecológica of El Diario.es how renewable energies are already a fact in Spain. Renewable energies are a key aspect in the various lines of activity of the company. A line where Eiffage Energía outlines a process based on EPC to provide the best service to all customers. Renewable energies are considered clean energies since they involve commitment against climate change and respect for the environment. Currently, Eiffage Energía is […]

17 May 2018

Supporting Global Recycling Day

Recycling is a process through which we convert rubbish or waste into new products or raw material for later use. Waste or recyclable materials are varied and are around everyday life, they include paper and cardboard, glass, wood, textiles, iron and non-iron metal and electronic and electric components. Eiffage Energía believes that recycling helps build a better planet, world, and country. According to data recorded at the end of 2017, the company recycled a total of 20.637 kg of paper […]

18 May 2017

EIFFAGE ENERGÍA against the effects of climate change

Climate change is a reality of which Eiffage Energía is extremely aware, so much so that we include a series of environmental indicators which ensure that those environmental aspects considered significant are controlled within acceptance criteria defined by Eiffage Energía. These serve as a basis for reducing the environmental impacts generated by the company’s activity. A large number of countries have joined this initiative to tackle climate change, such as the Paris Agreement held at a summit in December 2015. […]

21 Sep 2016

José Manuel Martínez, CEO of Eiffage Energía, speaks of renewable energy in Executive Sector

The CEO of Eiffage Energía, José Manuel Martínez, signs an op-ed piece recently published in the September 2016 issue of the magazine specialised in economics and business Executive Sector. Based on the agreements reached at the last summit in Paris in December 2015, where became clear the need to reach international alliances to respond to the climate change that threatens our planet, Martínez speaks of renewable energy as a key development. Thus, the CEO of Eiffage Energía firmly believes that […]

08 Sep 2016

Countdown to the European Mobility Week 2016

Next September 16th the European Mobility Week 2016 (SEM 2016) will commence. It is an initiative that aims to make the population reflect on the way we move about and raise awareness on sustainable alternatives to ensure a world that is more habitable and, consequently, with a better quality of life. Institutions are also working in this respect. So, the European Commission has set two main objectives: to gradually phase out diesel cars in cities before 2050 and make a […]

24 Aug 2016

Eiffage Energía starts works at Requejada reservoir

Finally, the precarious situation of Requejada reservoir, built in 1940 in the district of Cervera de Pisuerga, Palencia, will have the solution it deserves. The deficient conditions currently affecting the dam, leading to frequent outages owing to breakdowns and, therefore, the consequent incidents on telephone lines and internet connections, have been a cause for concern among the authorities and inhabitants of the adjoining districts and constitute a serious breach of the Technical Safety Regulations of Dams and Reservoirs, thus requiring […]

20 Jul 2016

How to extract biomass to control forest fires

It is said that Nature is wise. So much so, that when we listen to it carefully, we uncover some of the keys that will help us live with it better and for longer. This, bearing in mind the scenario of sustainable development and checking of the climate change, seems more important than ever these days. Days on which the need to establish mechanisms to literally save the planet, is a constant theme in countries’ political and energy agendas. 2020 […]

21 Apr 2016

Is society prepared for the effects of climate change?

From 17 April and until next Friday 22, scientists from around the world are meeting in Europe, at the Austria Centre Vienna, to take part in the 2016 General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union (EGU), where they will discuss the current state of the risks associated with the climate and agriculture. This is where, during these days, various scientific studies have been presented, which deal with the threat to society posed by the climate change, investigations which refer to […]