Agência Regional da Energia e Ambiente da Região Autónoma da Madeira

Regional Agency for Energy and Environement of Autonomous Region of Madeira

Energy Agency

Year created: 1993 No of staff: 9

Sources of Funding

20% - European
10% - National
50% - Regional
10% - Private
10% - In-house

Edifício Madeira Tecnopolo, 2° andar
Funchal - Madeira

351 291723300
351 291720033

Web site:

Primary contact

President of the Administration Board Filipe OLIVEIRA

General Info

AREAM provides support to the economic agents of the region, and acts as a catalyst for innovation in the local energy sector through its partnership with regional and local authorities.

Specifically, AREAM is involved in:

  • Energy auditing
  • Promotion of technology
  • Energy efficiency in buildings
  • Wind farms
  • Micro-hydroelectric
  • Integration of renewable in small and isolated networks
  • Geographical information systems and local energy sources
  • Management of electricity demand in hotel sector
  • Park& Ride System in Funchal
  • New management systems and equipements in the transport sector
  • Rational use of energy in hotels and industry
  • Environmental management in the industrial and hotel sectors