Barcelona Energia

Barcelona Energia

Barcelona Energia is the public electricity distributor for the Barcelona Metropolitan Area. Its mission is to work towards the transition to a sustainable energy model by boosting self-sufficiency and favouring a locally produced 100% certified renewable energy supply.

On 1 July, Barcelona Energia began supplying electricity to buildings and facilities belonging to Barcelona City Council, in addition to 19 bodies and organisations of the municipal group of companies, a total of 3,908 service points. From 2019, facilities in the Barcelona Metropolitan Area and the city’s residents will also be offered this service, up to a maximum of 20,000 homes.


April 9, 2019 - 13:31h

Convent de Sant Agustí to be the first public facility to get funding via crowdlending

Energy. A total of 166 people took part in a crowdlending campaign which raised 105,000 euros to fund a solar panelling installation at the Convent de Sant Agustí community centre.

March 25, 2019 - 15:10h

Barcelona City Council launches a campaign encouraging citizens to invest in solar panelling at a public facility

Energy. The Convent de Sant Agustí community centre will be the first municipal building offering citizens the chance to invest in local solar energy. The crowdlending system means investors will get their money back.

March 25, 2019 - 15:00h

Crowdfunding for solar energy at the Convent de Sant Agustí

Environment and sustainability. People investing in the project will get their money back with interest and help cut emissions by 17,400 kg of CO2.

February 22, 2019 - 14:31h

Barcelona becomes the energy-transition capital on 6 and 7 March

Energy. Barcelona is playing host on 6 and 7 March to the ‘Energy Transition and City’ Congress (CTEC) to highlight the role of cities in promoting energy transitions and sovereignty.