Power in Monaco

Power in Monaco - Prince Albert II Monaco has inaugurated the new high voltage power station in Monaco. 30 million euros has been invested to support the economic development of the Principality over the next 3 decades. While the expansion project on the sea began on the side of the port, the Principality has just completed another fundamental project for its development in the years to come: that of its power supply. 63,000 volts from France are to be redistributed to half of Monegasque residents and industries. To do this, 15 kilometers of cables had to be pulled from Nice, including through old railway tunnels.

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Evening Update 15 Dec

Ten people remain in a critical condition, fighting for their lives, after yesterday’s accident where a train collided with a school bus, splitting it... Evening Update 15 Dec Read More


French and Riviera News Friday 15th December 2017

At least four children have been killed and 19 people injured, seven seriously, when a train crashed into a school bus at a level crossing in south we... French and Riviera News Friday 15th December 2017 Read More


Train Crash

A train has collided with a school bus near Perperpignan, killing at least four people. Another nine people were reported to be injured on the bus, ma... Train Crash Read More


Evening Update 14 Dec

On-street parking in Nice is to be free, this and next weekend, in the run up to Christmas. The announcement was made today by Christian Estrosi, who ... Evening Update 14 Dec Read More


SNCF announces job cuts

The SNCF has announced job cuts for 2018. According to the draft annual budget presented on Wednesday 13th December to the central committee of the pu... SNCF announces job cuts Read More