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Project Description

Energy awakens the PRIS attractive – Sustainable Pris


Acronim: PRIS
Partners:  Instituto Tecnológico y de Energías Renovables, S.A. (ITER)
Colaborations: Agencia Insular de Energía de Tenerife y Cofradía de Pescadores
Duration: April 2014 – October 2014
Financed by: Regional ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Water of the Government of the Canary Islands and the European fisheries fund (EFF).

The project

The project “Energy awakens the PRIS attractive”, which will be carried out in the fishing village of el Pris located in the municipality of Tacoronte, aims to create a common identity associated with the Energy Efficiency and Artisanal Fisheries in this fishing area by means of the citizen participation in order to promote el PRIS as a Sustainable Fishing District.

With the slogan “Together for a more sustainable PRIS”, the project will focus on improving the energy efficiency and modernizing the seafront promenade and the frontline business of this coastal village. In addition, participatory actions with citizens will be carried out to promote renewable energy, energy efficiency and the use of ICT. In order to promote the main activity of the village, artisanal fisheries, and increase the perceived value of its product, a multi-platform application will be developed.


  • Promote the uniqueness of the El Pris fishing district and their way of life craft associating it with the energy saving and the renewable energies.

  • Accelerate the incorporation of the information technology in the daily lives of the citizens of el Pris as a tool to promote and improve their quality of life.

  • Organize participatory actions to define the image their want to show to visitors, especially in the areas of its product exposure: the seafront promenade as a place of communication and the frontline business emphasizing the quality and freshness of the product captured.


  • Participatory actions with the local population to increase the sustainability of the neighborhood.
  • Mobile application designed to disseminate El Pris Artisanal Fisheries and increase the value of its product.
  • Energy audits and installation of smart meters in the sea frontline business.
  • Advice on the use of the Information Technology.
  • Proposal of measures to modernize and improve the energy efficiency of the seafront promenade of El PRIS.