Monday, December 17, 2018

Spain’s solar energy market could receive HUGE €70 billion cash injection by 2030

SOLAR energy could light up Spain with investments worth up to €70 billion by 2030, Secretary for Energy Jose Dominguez Abascal has said. Speaking at...

REVEALED: Spain’s cities rank higher than London in world’s top 50 ‘most liveable’

Both Spanish cities had identical scores for the first three categories, but Barcelona edged ahead with better health and infrastructure rankings than Madrid

DROP OF COMMON SENSE: Are humans to blame for the floods that have ravaged Spain’s Costa del Sol?

Heavy rainfall is not a recent phenomenon, but Mediterranean sea warming and building in the wrong places is adding to the recent flooding problems, writes Harry Ward

Bumper month for wind power in Spain breaks record

This surge has meant that the monthly CO2 emissions from electricity dropped to the lowest for the month of October since 2010

Spain to close almost all coal mines and leave more than 1,000 out of work in latest step towards...

Over 1,000 miners and subcontractors will be made redundant by the new year closures

KILLER AIR: Andalucia Junta denounced for ‘failing’ to battle toxic air as Cadiz and Campo de Gibraltar revealed to...

          ENVIRONMENTAL groups are taking legal action against the Junta for ‘failing to tackle toxic air’ in the Campo de Gibraltar. Ecologistas en Accion has...

WATCH: Fireball shoots across sky over Andalucia

The fragment extinguished around 63 kilometers above the municipality of Pueblo Blanco in Almeria

THE LAST STRAW: EU clamps down on single-use plastics poisoning world’s oceans

EU acts to stem the plastic tide plaguing the world's oceans

WATCH: The dramatic moment an out-of-control ferry smashes into docks in Barcelona causing huge fireball after it topples shipping...

Dock workers can be seen running for their lives as the large crane falls, seemingly in slow motion, before crashing down

Orange weather warning for rain and thunder on Spain’s Costa del Sol today

MALAGA is on an orange warning for rain and thunder today.  Up to 30 litres per square metre could fall in one hour, particularly around...

Volunteers clear up almost half a TONNE of waste from Costa del Sol beach

Since starting the foundation, Plastic Free Seas Worldwide have cleared a total of 3,400 kilos in 10 beach clean ups

WARNING: Orange weather alert for wind and rain on Spain’s Costa del Sol and parts of Andalucia

AN orange weather alert has been issued for the Costa del Sol and parts of Malaga tomorrow. A storm from Galicia will bring a cold...

SNOW: Tornado smashes Menorca leaving 38,000 residents without power, while two people missing in northern Spain

Over 50 trees and poles collapsed in Menorca, leaving most people without power, while two hikers are still missing in northern Spain

Temperatures in Spain’s Andalucia hit climate change limit

In Malaga, Cordoba and Granada the average yearly temperature in the 21st century was at least 1.5°C higher than in the 20th century

WATCH: Snow falls in Estepona as cold front sends temperatures plummeting

https://www.facebook.com/332586480496037/posts/583225232098826/ THIS is the moment snow fell in Estepona today. It came as a cold front sent temperatures plummeting by more than 10C across the country. The...

WARNING: Spain’s Andalucia on alert for SNOW as temperatures dip to as low as 4C

THE Sierra de las Nieves between Ronda and Marbella received a light dusting of snow today. Hailstones meanwhile fell all around the serrania de Ronda...

Hundreds of piglets drown at farm in Teba during Malaga floods (WARNING: Distressing image)

The animals drowned after the town of Teba, north of Marbella was hit by over 400 litres of rain per square metre in just 24 hours

WATCH: Marbella flooded following heavy rainfall and yellow weather warning

https://www.facebook.com/melissa.vanbastelaer.1/videos/pcb.1414443745357566/575079462948920/?type=3&theater&ifg=1 THIS is the moment Marbella streets became flooded today following heavy rainfall.  https://www.facebook.com/melissa.vanbastelaer.1/videos/pcb.1414443745357566/575079539615579/?type=3&theater&ifg=1   The footage and photos, shared by Melissa Van Bastelaer on Facebook, shows a...

Weather warning for rainfall on Spain’s Costa del Sol and Malaga TODAY

AEMET has issued a yellow weather warning for rainfall along the Costa del Sol and Malaga today.  The warning covers the capital and the Guadalhorce,...

BRRR!: SNOW, rain and plummeting temperatures across Spain from FRIDAY

SPAIN'S weather agency AEMET has warned of plummeting temperatures, rain and SNOW.  The bleak outlook is forecast from Friday onwards as a 'mass of very...

HISTORIC: Malaga town sets ALL TIME record in Spain for rainfall following weekend’s floods

A MALAGA town has set a national record for the highest amount of rainfall in 12 hours.  Alpandeire, in the Serrania de Ronda, saw 399.4...

Earthquake registered off the coast of Costa del Sol hotspot

AN earthquake has been registered off the Costa del Sol today.  The quake, measuring 3.4 on the Richter Scale, was recorded at 1.12pm, according to...

Devastating Malaga floods leave more than €30 million in damages as government set to declare it a disaster zone

THIS weekend's heavy downpour and flash floods have caused around €32 million in damage. According to the Insurance Compensation Consortium, there is set to be...

IN VIDEOS: British expats and tourists describe ‘terrifying’ floods on Spain’s Costa del Sol as areas continue to be...

TOURISTS and expats have described the 'biblical' floods ravaging the Costa del Sol today as they took refuge for hours in cafes and bars. Overflowing...

WATCH: Moment key Roman bridge in historic Ronda Andalucia is almost destroyed by shocking Arabic bath collapse following floods...

Trees are dragged helplessly into the biblical torrent of water which has also cut off the road to Forest Hills
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