The municipality of Marbella will light up Christmas on November 25 until January 6 with a lighting that will be composed of “almost 3 million points of light”, In which energy saving and electricity bills have been prioritized with the application of LED technology, as announced this Wednesday by the Councilor for Works, Diego López.
This was highlighted by the mayor in the lighting presentation, where he has been accompanied by the head of the Party Delegation, Yolanda Marín, and the responsible for new technologies and lighting in the city, José Joaquín Maldonado.
The councilor has detailed that “about three million points of light are going to be installed in the city that somehow they go aimed at commerce and hospitality, so that our streets have a lot of influx and so that people from other municipalities also come to visit us and enjoy our streets ”.
Specifically, the Christmas lighting “will be turned on on the 25th at 7:30 p.m. in Marbella in the Plaza de los Naranjos and at 19:00 in San Pedro Alcántara “, has indicated the mayor, who has indicated that they will be held there”musical shows at 7:30 p.m., at 8:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. so that the little ones and not so young can come and enjoy this square and the musical show that we are going to have here ”. Among them, the one in Pitingo on Nabeul avenue stands out.
In addition, he pointed out that this year “it has opted for large figures in different places looking for locations that are striking, such as the Terraces of the Marina, where a 16-meter pine tree and a large ball have been placed ”. Also “a very important area on Avenida del Mar with large figures that they will somehow allow us to have an avenue photocall for all the neighbors who want to go and take pictures ”. Likewise, in San Pedro Alcántara “a series of large figures” will be installed.
The mayor has highlighted the new sheet designed this year, that allow to apply unit items and greater flexibilityIn addition to being able to allocate certain amounts to favor energy savings in the event that certain provisions cannot be developed due to unforeseen events.
López has indicated that the document will allow the town “position itself as one of the most important European cities in terms of lighting“, Highlighting municipalities such as” Paris, London, Madrid or Malaga, which have very important bets in terms of lighting and Marbella could not be left behind ”.