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The AREAL - Regional Agency for Energy and Environment of Algarve is a non-profit Association dedicated to promoting energy efficiency and use renewable energy, in favor of Sustainable Development in the Algarve.

The AREAL assume a central element in ensuring the Regional Energy Innovation responsiveness, and ensuring the provision of services that excels in efficiency and quality. In this sense, AREAL offers to the Algarve region a diverse range of intervention areas, where the focus in the use of Renewable Energy Sources and the imposition of higher Efficiency does not stop marking position.

In this collaboration with local partners and open to international cooperation, it is AREAL intention to promote and participate in actions that lead to a more efficient use of energy and Algarve’s Energy resources in order to:

Encourage Investment in Renewable Energy projects;

Introduce new technologies in regional energy systems. 

Last Updated ( Friday, 29 July 2011 09:26 )  



Presentation of MEDEEA Project at IEE National Info Day in Malta

The MEDEEA project was presented at the IEE National Info Day in Malta, on the 2nd of March, at Valletta. The event targeted representatives from the public sector, national authorities, private companies, NGOs, local councils, business associations and consultancies interested in the energy sector.  Representatives from various national authorities attended this event, in particular from the Ministry for Resources and Rural Affairs, the Chamber of Commerce, the Malta EU Steering and Action Committee as well as from banks and private institutions. From this event the public had the opportunity to learn about procedures for applying for new projects related to energy efficiency and how to get funding for the implementation of these projects.