Group revenues amounted to 7.953 billion euro, 26.8% more than in 2006, and EBIT totalled 935 million euro, a 48.4% increase
Net attributable income was 975 million euro, 28.9% less than in 2006 because of a smaller contribution from disposal of non-current assets.
Attributable installed wind capacity reached 3,030 MW, 29% more than in 2006
ACCIONA opens “Nevada Solar One”, the biggest solar thermal electric plant built in the world in the last 17 yearsDate: 02/23/2008
ACCIONA President José Manuel Entrecanales highlights the importance of this facility as part of the company's commitment to a sustainable energy model.
ACCIONA is the only Spanish company with an operational plant using parabolic cylinders, the one with the greatest potential for future development in the world.
Following an international tender involving seven bidders, the consortium comprising ACCIONA Agua and its partner, United Utilities Australia, has been shortlisted, with another finalist, for the contract to build and operate a desalination plant in Perth, Australia.
Approximate total revenue for the construction and 25-year operation of the plant is between 300-400 million euro; it will supply water to 400,000 people.
It is located on the "Autovía del Camino" (A-12) highway 10 miles south-west of the city of Pamplona, capital of the region of Navarre.
The Regional Minister for Public Works, Transport and Communications of the Government of Navarre presided over the opening ceremony.
The service station has been designed to bio-construction criteria and incorporates thermal and photovoltaic solar panels.