The viability of Folgueroles Park in a month

The photovoltaic park that the multinational Green Concept Management has designed in Folgueroles and that would occupy land close to the Transversal Axis and the electrical substation already has a date for the presentation of renewable energies. According to the promoters, it would be at the end of January when the Generalitat, through the area of ​​Environment of Territory and Sustainability, would begin to to debate the viability or not of the project presented and the fit and suitability of the site.

When it starts, we expect a response in two months”, explains the director of Green Concept Management, Guy de Maillé. From the promoter are optimistic hope that the proposal of the project designed by Folgueroles – named Magno 3 – will have the same acceptance by the institutions as Magno 2, which was approved in mid-November and will be made in Juia, in the Girones, The peculiarity of the photovoltaic park to be installed in Folgueroles is that it will be compatible with agricultural crops and small pastures in its environment. De Maille adds that they also plan “a children’s playground of about 3,000 square meters with motifs by the poet Verdaguer“, which would be installed in the southern part of the land.

The planned extension of the photovoltaic park will be 26 hectares and will have a power of 14 megawatts.

From the City of Folgueroles are aware of the initiative, are waiting for the assessment of the Generalitat and point out that they are in favor of renewable energy such as solar, “but we would like that its implementation does not mean reducing agricultural land “, explains the mayor, Xavier Roviro.