Record Temperatures Hit Greece in 2017

Despite the winter blues plus the extreme winds which battered parts of Greece on Wednesday night, scientists say the country is, in fact, hotter...

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...

Freshly Implemented Plastic Bag Eco Tax Divides Greeks

The Greek government has introduced an Eco tax of four cents for each plastic bag on Monday, in order reduce the use of poly-bags...

Lakes in Place of Old Mines in Evia Create Magnificent Alpine Landscape

A former mining complex in Mantoudi, in Northern Evia, has turned into a magnificent alpine landscape as 12 natural lakes have been created from...

Greeks Use 250-350 Plastic Bags Each per Year

An average Greek is adding to the overall pollution by using 250-350 plastic shopping bags each year, leading authorities to a new measure that...

Summer Temperatures in Greece to Rise by 3 Degrees Celsius in the Future

Summer temperatures in Greece will rise by 3 degrees Celsius in the future, failing to reach the annual goals of the Paris Conference in...

Sunken Tanker ‘Agia Zoni II’ Raised from Aegean Seabed (photos)

An operation to raise the sunken tanker "Agia Zoni II" - responsible for the oil spill that polluted large stretches of the coastline in...

Greeks Wait To See Action After Athens Floods

After the deadly Athens floods which claimed over 20 lives earlier this month, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras told Greece’s parliament the disaster was “unprecedented”. He...

Epirus Trail to Boost Hiking Tourism in Greece

Epirus Trail; that boasts an initial length of 370 km, is a mountain adventure that crosses Epirus, from Mount Grammos to the Tzoumerka mountain...

No Link between Hurricane Numa and Deadly Floods in Greece, say Meteorologists

Greek meteorologists have denied that there is a link between the deadly floods in western Attica and hurricane Numa that hit western Greece a...

Death Toll from Mandra Flooding Rises to 20

Another body was recovered earlier on Sunday from the flooded Mandra suburb of Attica, raising the death toll of Wednesday's Eurydice hailstorm to 20. The...

“Eurydice” Flood the Third Worst in Attica History, Experts Say

The flash flood caused by Eurydice storm that devastated west Attica, with 16 confirmed dead so far, was the third worst flooding disaster recorded...

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