Greece to Name Preferred Bidders for Deep-Sea Oil and Gas Exploration

According to Greece's Energy Minister, Panos Skourletis, the evaluation of the bids cast for deep-sea oil and gas exploration in Greece will conclude in...

Greek PM Tsipras Welcomes TAP Construction as Start of New Era for Greece

Radical Left Coalition (SYRIZA) Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said Greece is entering a new era, leaving a period of instability and uncertainty behind, during...

TAP Selects Joint Venture Including Greece and Italy

Trans Adriatic Pipeline AG (TAP) has selected a joint venture consisting of Italy’s Renco S.p.A and Greece’s Terna S.A. for the engineering, procurement and...

Russian President Vladimir Putin to Visit Greece End of May

President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin is scheduled to visit Athens at the end of May, with the aim to strengthen Greece-Russia ties...

European Commission Approves Greece-Azerbaijan Gas Pipeline Deal

The European Commission approved the Host Government Agreement between Greece and the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP), allowing the new gas pipeline to enter Europe,...

Greek PM Visits Iran for ‘Strategic Cooperation’

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said his official visit to Tehran aims at establishing economic, trade and energy ties between Iran and Greece, and...

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...