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YCM paves way to sustainable yachting

29 February

  In line with United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, and under the aegis of the collective ‘Monaco, Capital of Advanced Yachting' approach, Yacht Club de Monaco continues to ramp up initiatives using technology to help protect the environment. Attended by HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco, the latest was launch of the first autonomous green hydrogen pontoon that can fill 30 cylinders and supply eight teams with green hydrogen in preparation for the Monaco Energy Boat Challenge (1-7 July 2024). "The Monaco Energy Boat Challenge was launched 11 years ago. It is very satisfying to see how far we have progressed. Even with limited resources it is now possible to produce green hydrogen," says YCM General Secretary Bernard d'Alessandri.   As the aim is for Monaco to spearhead responsible yachting, YCM unveiled the pontoon attended by officials including Céline Caron-Dagioni, Minister of Public Works, the Environment and Urban Development; Patrice Cellario, Minister of the Interior; Armelle Roudaut-Lafon, Director Maritime Affairs; Olivier Wenden, Vice-President of the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation; Marco Casiraghi, engineer and instigator of the Monaco Energy Boat Challenge; and Francesco Prazzo, General Manager, SBM Offshore. The pontoon also highlights YCM's Corporate Social Responsibility policy that aims to realise the visions of a Sovereign who believes that "faced with the climate

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Summer Events French Riviera: For the Love of Jazz

Summer Events French Riviera: For the Love of Jazz

7 August 2023

As part of the Department's Summer Evenings 06, the City of Mougins welcomes the Thomas Galliano Quartet from Nice on August 9 at 9 p.m. at the Eco'Parc. The Summer Evenings are a magnificent example of cultural solidarity within the department and ...

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La Castellada, a Journey Through the History of Nice

La Castellada, a Journey Through the History of Nice

28 July 2023

  From 7 till 18th of August startong 21h Public acess at 20h in front of the snack Colline du Château - Nice   Would you like to discover the history of Nice, from one of the city's most emblematic viewpoints? La Castellada is made for ...

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Nice Jazz Festival 2023, Tom Jones awarded the Ferret Trophy

Nice Jazz Festival 2023, Tom Jones awarded the Ferret Trophy

22 July 2023

The Nice Jazz Festival 2023 edition in numbers Nearly 30,000 spectators for the Jazz In More than 7,000 spectators for the Jazz Off in Nice and in the Metropolis 8,400 hours of work accumulated by the technical teams 400 agents and technicians mobilized19 days of ...

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Ward Moretti | Bastille Day celebrated by the Impressionists

Ward Moretti | Bastille Day celebrated by the Impressionists

13 July 2023

Ward Moretti invites visitors to discover its curated selling exhibition of Impressionism: Painting from Nature, on view at Moretti Gallery, Monaco, until the 21st July. The show captures the essence of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist art and celebrates the enchanting beauty of nature, coinciding ...

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Open Air Cinema at the Port of Nice

Open Air Cinema at the Port of Nice

28 June 2023

This summer, the City of Nice is offering a new, rich and eclectic outdoor cinema program free of charge in the city!On the program: screenings outside the walls of the Cinémathèque de Nice every Tuesday in the summer at 9.30 p.m. ...

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Josh Duhamel with Buddy Games for Monte Carlo TV Festival

Josh Duhamel with Buddy Games for Monte Carlo TV Festival

21 June 2023

  It is all about having fun in life, have a laugh at yourself, take it easy. The message of Josh Duhamel at the press conference was quite evident: allow yourself to have a laugh, no matter your sexuality, religion, gender or  whatsoever.  At ...

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Closing Ceremony for the Monte Carlo TV Festival

Closing Ceremony for the Monte Carlo TV Festival

20 June 2023

The Closing Ceremony of the 62nd Monte-Carlo Television Festival took place this evening, and presented by American Gods star actor Ricky Whittle and French content creator Léna Situations, in the Salle des Princes, where the winners of the famous Golden Nymphs ...

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Le Festival de Télévision de Monte-Carlo partners TVMONACO

Le Festival de Télévision de Monte-Carlo partners TVMONACO

16 June 2023

The Monte Carlo Television Festival, an international reference event for all talents, creators and producers of television content, announces its partnership with TVMONACO. TVMONACO, which will be launched on September 1, 2023, is the first general-interest public channel in the Principality of ...

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