Concentration in Madrid by the Vera-Baza powerline

Representatives of governments and affected municipalities.

The secretary general of the PSOE in Almería, José Luis Sánchez Teruel has valued this morning that the new PP government's refusal to develop Carapacena-Baza-La Ribina power line is "a heist future of almerienses, Grenadians and jiennenses "being" committed "the future of 500.000 municipalities hundred inhabitants of these provinces of Eastern Andalusia, besides junking around 1.000 Almería jobs if the project did not see the light.

Sánchez Teruel made these remarks this morning at the Ministry of Energy, Tourism and Digital Agenda in Madrid, a protest rally organized by mayors and speakers of the provinces of Granada, Almeria and Jaen and has had about a hundred protesters, including the president of the Diputación de Granada highlights, José Train. The leader of the Socialists almerienses wanted to add to the concentration and recalled that the PSOE government had "priority" this infrastructure on Budgets 2011 and she had projects and environmental permits necessary to carry out. However, Sanchez has delved Teruel, Rajoy's government "planning erased it" nothing more set foot in Moncloa, in 2012.

After five years of hard work, the Andalusian government got in May that Energy Minister, Tourism and Digital Agenda, Alvaro Nadal, again included in national energy planning the Caparacena-Baza-La Ribina powerline though, by surprise, not on the Budget for 2018. "We lied, He has deceived us and has defrauded Almeria, Grenadians and jiennenses ".

The launch of this line, Sanchez has said Teruel, "Give quality service currently received by residents and industries in these provinces" being, also, an "attractive for the installation of new industries or development of renewable energies". "At present, They have handled many projects of renewable energy companies that have committed investment 600 million in Eastern Andalusia and invest in other Spanish regions if they have this network of electrical infrastructure ", he lamented.

Meeting in the Congress of Deputies

Later, members of the delegation who has starred Eastern Andalusia concentration outside the Ministry of Energy, Tourism and Digital Agenda, They have held a meeting at the Congress of Deputies with representatives of political groups, organized by the Socialist parliamentary group. At this meeting, the leader of the Socialists almerienses has requested mediation to arrange these "soon" an interview with Nadal minister in the regional government are present, the presidents of county councils in Almería, Granada and Jaen and companies interested in investing if the power grid runs being claimed from 2012. "If another government, socialist, He considered it a priority, We do not understand what happens now ", He has moved to the present Sánchez Teruel.