Tilos Becomes the First Greek Island to Achieve Energy Autonomy

The Greek island of Tilos became the first in the Mediterranean to be fully self-sufficient for its energy, thanks to strong investment in renewables....

Greece Sells Gas Grid DESFA to Snam-Led Consortium

Greece's privatizations board has accepted an improved financial offer from the consortium of Snam SpA, Enagas Internacional SLU and Fluxys SA, of €535 million...

Cyprus, Greece Want EU Backing On EEZ

After meeting new Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades in Athens, Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras has called on the European Union to support Exclusive Economic...

Greece Denies Blocking EU Sanctions to Venezuela

Greek diplomats denied a Financial Times report, according to which Athens blocked the imposition of EU sanctions to Venezuela. According to Kathimerini news daily, diplomats...

TAP Gas Through Greece to EU

The Trans-Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) is set to be announced by the Shah Deniz consortium - BP, Azeri state oil company SOCAR and France’s Total...

EU Commissioner Hahn and EGP: Turkey Must Respect Cyprus’ Sovereignty

European Commissioner for Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn called Turkey to respect the sovereignty of the Republic of Cyprus and its rights...

Tilos Among Finalists for EU Sustainable Energy Award for Switching to Renewables

The Greek island of Tilos has been selected to be among the three finalists for the 2017 European Union's Sustainable Energy (EUSEW) Awards in...

Energy Minister Skourletis Against Selling of 17pct of PPC

Greek Energy Minister Panos Skourletis stated clearly that he is against the selling of 17 percent of the PPC (Public Power Corporation) adding that this is...

Power Cuts Without Warning in Greece

Hellenic Electricity Distribution Network Operator S.A. (HEDNO) repeated warnings that a strike by Public Power Corporation (PPC) workers on Thursday may necessitate rolling blackouts,...

EU Commission Approves Greek Renewable Electricity Auction Scheme

The European Commission has found a Greek auction scheme for the production of electricity from renewable sources and high efficiency co-generation to be in...

Samaras: Greece’s Signs of Energy Find “Extremely Auspicious”

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras said "indications of the country's energy resources are extremely auspicious" at a conference Tuesday Addressing a conference concerning "The Future of Greek Gas and Power...

Greek Recession, Unemployment and Expensive Electricity Bills Will Cause DEI to Collapse

The Public Power Corporation S.A Hellas (DEI) could not escape the tragic reality that the majority of Greek enterprises and households face every day....

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