Energy saving measures in the destination Flims Laax Falera

On this page you will find important information and a collection of energy saving measures that are being implemented in the destination Flims Laax Falera in the context of a possible electricity shortage.

General information

In order to avoid the threat of an electricity shortage in the winter of 2022/23, the federal government has called on the population and the economy to save electricity. The destination of Flims Laax Falera would like to make its contribution and is therefore implementing various energy-saving measures. The measures listed are measures that have been taken up by the destination municipalities of Flims Laax Falera, the tourist board, the parishes and the Weisse Arena Gruppe.

Mountain railways

Speed of cable cars: A detailed motor analysis was carried out for cable cars, which are operated at optimal speed.

Room temperature: Room temperatures in command rooms of the cable cars have been reduced by at least 1 degree.

Seat heaters: The seat heaters of the railway systems remain switched off.

Snow guns: The lighting of the snow guns will be switched off if possible.

Infrastructure on the mountain and in the valley

Information screens: The number of screens in the ski area and in the destination will be reduced and switched off at 10.00 p.m..

Hot water: Hot water in sanitary facilities will be switched off wherever possible.

Heating temperature in buildings: The temperature will be reduced to the optimum.

Indoor swimming pool Gravas in Laax: Water temperature and air temperature have been adjusted.

Lag Grond outdoor field (artificial ice): Abandonment of the outdoor artificial ice field in Laax.

Waldhaus Arena Flims (curling): The ice temperature was increased and the ice thickness reduced.

Prau la Selva (artificial ice): The ice temperature was increased and the ice thickness reduced. The room temperature in the dressing rooms has been reduced.

Street lighting: For safety reasons, street lighting in the municipalities of Flims Laax and Falera has not been reduced. The lamps are already dimmable LED lamps.

Christmas lighting: The Christmas trees in the communities of Flims Laax Falera will be equipped with LED light chains. The lighting will be limited to the time window between 5.00 p.m. and 10.00 p.m..

Winter lighting: The municipalities of Flims Laax Falera shall refrain from installing object-related lighting in the forest.

Outdoor lighting of public buildings: The lighting of public buildings, churches and historic buildings will be limited to a time window between 5.00 p.m. and 10.00 p.m..


If you have any further questions about your stay in Flims Laax Falera, our Guest Care Team will be happy to assist you.