Greek-Chinese Group Ups Hellenikon Bid

Greece's gamble that the only bidder for the abandoned and neglected former Hellenikon Airport site on Athens' coast wouldn't walk away after the government...

Global Forest Watch Reveals Vast Destruction in Greece

When a huge wave of fires broke out in Greece in August 2007, many people considered it one of the worst natural disasters in...

Greek Agriculture Water Use Way Over EU Average

The occasion of World Water Day on March 22 offers a timely opportunity to take stock of a potentially serious problem in Greece: unfettered water consumption. According...

4.1 Richter Earthquake in Pyrgos, Greece

An earthquake of magnitude 4.1 on the Richter scale shook the city of Pyrgos, Greece. According to the Greek Institute of Geodynamics in Athens, the...

Pierre-Yves Cousteau Visits Santorini

World renowned diver Pierre-Yves Cousteau will be in Santorini tomorrow, to discuss the pilot program that has been in development on the island for...

DEPA: Studying Gas Pipeline Feasibility in SE Mediterranean

The Greek Environment Ministry announced today that DEPA would be launching a study to check if it is feasible to build a pipeline that...

Ship Runs Aground off Greek Island Mykonos

Environmental inspectors with the Greek Coast Guard have been dispatched to the Greek island of Mykonos, located in the Aegean Sea, to inspect a...

Greek Island of Santorini Volcano Erupted in 16th Century

According to a recent international study, the volcano of the island Santorini, Greece, erupted in the 16th century BC and not earlier. The survey...

Downtown Athens Redevelopment Project’s ‘Plan B’

Following the approval of the final plans for the redevelopment project of downtown Athens, including the extension of the existing tram line and related...

Cephalonia’s Earthquakes Push Lixouri 20 cm Away

The second earthquake and the hundreds of aftershocks that took place on Cephalonia, Greece, resulted in Lixouri drawn about 20 cm away from the...

Thousands of Tundra Swans in Northern Greece

During the last few days, Greek conservationists in the area of Evros Delta, northern Greece have recorded a large number of tundra swans, specifically of...

Athens Dumps a Toxic Bomb

Members of the Directorate of Environment of the Regional Division of Western Attica, after an unannounced audit in the facilities of a waste management...

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