Debate on problems of waste

SÓLLER VALL VERDA ORGANIZES A DEBATE ON THE PROBLEM OF WASTE On Tuesday, March 26, the Plataforma Sóller Vall Verda is to host a round table debate to discuss the problem of waste in Sóller and how we might improve things. Sebastià Sansó, General Director of the Balearic Government in charge of waste, will explain the new Waste Law that …

The winners of the photography contest!

Water: Lluc Ensenyat; Air: Irina Zima; Waste: Rui Pedro Jorge Rodrigues; Energy: Juan Carlos Bota; Earth: Rafel Forteza Arbona. Congratulations also to the finalists: Paul Swabey, Gary Loyd-Rees, José Luis Lucas Acosta, Shadaha Agliata; Alfonso Paredes Fuentes i Marc Marco Ripoll. Congratulations to all of you! And thank you to our sponsors: AINERE CATERING BAR MOLINO CAN GATA DODEPIT PIZZERIA …

Poll ecolocal market

Results are in for our poll on the idea of having an ecolocal market in Sóller. And 98% of us said we’d be prepared to pay a little more to support local production.Now for this week’s poll. The town hall of Sóller has departments that look after issues such as youth, sports, environment, tourism and culture. But there’s nobody to …

Exhibition photo competition

Thanks for taking part in the photo competition organised by the Plataforma Sóller Vall Verda! Picking a winner hasn’t been easy. But we finally have our runners up and winners. We hope you can join us at our exhibition / prize ceremony this friday (March 19) at Can Dulce at 7pm

Reactivating agriculture in the Vall de Sóller must involve everyone

You and me, producers and consumers, hoteliers and small businesses, individuals and the public administration: reactivating agriculture in the Sóller Valley must involve s everyone. In the survey last month, the people of Sóller said that they wanted healthy, local food and that they also wanted to protect the landscape of the valley. We then hosted a round table debate …

Photography Competition

The Plataforma Sóller Vall Verda has opened submissions for its photography competition, aimed at all members of the public. Photos should be related to one of these themes: EARTH WATER AIR WASTE ENERGY These may be interpreted in either in a negative or positive way and must be taken within the Sóller municipal boundaries. Think in terms of things like: …

Earth

The orchards, the olive groves, the water, the landscape: these are our heritage, our 
legacy, and we are duty bound to be their custodians and preserve them for future generations. 

The past 20 years have seen the valley of Sóller become an increasingly urban environment, and our lifestyles have inevitably changed. Even so, the agricultural way of life continues to …

Water: our source of life and wealth in Sóller


Water is our most precious resource. Without water it would be impossible to even begin imagine Sóller as it is today: it allows us to live here, it shapes the landscape, it’s a source of biodiversity, and is the very basis for our economy – agriculture needs water as do all those visitors who come to our valley. That’s why …

Don’t leave our health up in the air!

It’s an enormous privilege to live here amid such spectacular surroundings. But what should not be a privilege, under any circumstances, is breathing clean and healthy air. We seek to guarantee quality air for us, our families and our children. We see this as a basic right of all those who live in Sóller. What’s more, it’s a guarantee we …