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Lanzarote to get 14 new wind turbines after biggest-ever EU grant

Lanzarote is taking further strides forward in a bid to achieve 73 per cent of clean energy by 2038. The island’s water con-sortium has received 13.6 million euros from European funds for three wind farms and 14 new wind turbines. The financing comes for the wind farms of Arrecife I and San Bartolomé on the slope of Montaña Mina; ...Full Article

Swimmer dies at popular beach

A man aged about 50 died despite being rescued from the sea in Fuerteventura. The tragedy happened off the beach of Corralejo in the municipality of La Oliva in ...Full Article

Fuerteventura milestone

Coral Hotels has started its expansion outside Tenerife after acquiring an establishment in Fuerteventura that will elevate to four stars. Coral Cotillo Beach will count on the quality standards ...Full Article

Fall victim airlifted to hospital

A man was rushed to hospital in a critical condition after being rescued in a rocky area on the coast of Gran Canaria. The drama happened in the vicinity ...Full Article

Business leaders want to give new boost to Canary economy

A chamber of commerce is calling for measures to raise the productivity of the Canarian economy. The Bulletin of Economic Situation of the first quarter of 2019, prepared by ...Full Article

Entries already invited for Transvulcania 2020

The Transvulcania Naviera Armas 2020 has already opened its registration period. Challengers can sign up for the twelfth edition of the La Palma competition which will be held on ...Full Article

Inspectors seize octopus in Lanzarote restaurant

Inspectors of the Government of the Canary Islands seized 29 kilos of octopus without documentation in a restaurant in Lanzarote. The merchandise impounded in Arrecife lacked documentation to prove ...Full Article

Canaries chosen for Spain’s first floating wind farm from 2024

The Canary Islands will host the first large offshore wind farm in Spain, launched by the Equinor company, which will invest more than 860 million euros in the project ...Full Article

Norwegian airlines might keep Canary bases open after all

The airline Norwegian is reconsidering its decision to close its bases of Gran Canaria and Tenerife South announced months ago. The company says it might keep them open after ...Full Article

Body spotted floating in sea

Firemen recovered the body of a man off the coast of Gran Canaria after he was spotted floating in the sea. He was moved to the shore but sadly, ...Full Article
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