Greek Energy Minister to Join Greek Negotiating Team in Brussels

 

Energy and Environment Minister George Stathakis will join the Greek negotiating team in Brussels, ministry sources told the Athens-Macedonian news Agency on Tuesday, without specifying the date.

Stathakis is currently in Berlin where he participated in the Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue 2017, presenting the Greek government’s strategy for the transition to a new energy mix, by enhancing renewable energy while ensuring energy security and improved competition for the benefit of the final consumer.

Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos, Labor Minister Efi Achtsioglou and Alternate Finance Minister George Chouliarakis stayed in Brussels after the Eurogroup meeting on Monday to continue negotiations.

The event, organized by the German government, includes close to 1,000 participants from 70 countries.

Source: ANA-MPA