Energy Minister Skourletis: ‘Agreement on ADMIE a Huge Success for the Government’

"The agreement for Independent Power Transmission Operator (ADMIE) has closed and its implementation is underway. The agreement clearly states the need for PPC to...

Greek Public Power Corporation is Owed 2 Billion Euros

Greek citizens, private businesses as well as municipalities owe the Public Power Corporation (DEH), Greece'e state owned electricity provider, two billion euros. During an interview with...

Activists Arrested in Greece after Power Plant Incident

Ten Greenpeace activists were arrested after climbing a tower at a power plant belonging to Public Power Corporation (PPC), Greece's main electricity provider in...

Turkish Stream Gas Pipeline Does not Become ‘Victim’ of Russia-Turkey Tension

Russia currently has no plan to freeze the overall construction of the Turkish Stream gas pipeline as tension between Russia and Turkey continues over...

Energy Conference in Athens on its Role in Economic Recovery

The important role played by the energy sector in developing the Greek economy will be the main focus of the 20th "Energy and Development”...

Greek Energy Minister Asks for Further Compensation Over TAP and IBG Pipelines

Accelerating procedures for implementation of the TAP and IGB natural gas pipeline projects was the topic of discussions during a meeting on Wednesday between...

Greek PM Tsipras Discusses Debt and Refugee Issues with U.S. State Secretary Kerry

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry discussed Greece's debt restructuring, the refugee problem, the Cyprus issue, the FYROM...

Greek Energy Minister Asserts Greek Public Power Corporation Will Not Be Further Privatized

Greek Productive Reconstruction, Energy and Environment Minister Panos Skourletis addressed the future of Greece's state-owned utility company Public Power Corporation (DEI) and the future of energy...

Greek Council of State Cancels Govt Recall of Hellas Gold Mining Study Permit

The controversy over mining projects in northern Greece continues as the Greek Council of State cancelled the Productive Reconstruction, Environment and Energy Ministry's decision to recall the...

Chalkidiki Miners Meet with Local Authorities to Discuss Suspension of Mine Development

Miners in Chalkidiki, northern Greece, met with authorities from the municipality of Arnaia on Wednesday to discuss the Greek government's decision to suspend Hellas Gold's development of a...

Greek PM Tsipras: ‘Where There’s a Will, There’s a Way’

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras congratulated Productive Reconstruction, Environment and Energy Minister Panos Skourletis on Wednesday on his efforts to protect the environment following...

Greece’s Energy Ministry Confirms Greek-Russian Collaboration

Greece's Energy Minister Panos Skourletis discussed with his Russian counterpart Alexander Novak on Tuesday about the acceleration of preparatory procedures for the 9th Joint Interministerial Committee that will be held...