New Greek App ‘Clean Thess’

Every day, the citizens of Thessaloniki, Greece, encounter ruined fountains, slogans painted on the walls of public buildings, broken water pipes and streets full...

Greece on Red Alert for Destruction of Syrian Chemical Weapons

The campaign of dismantling the Syrian chemical weapons of Bashar al- Assad regime is underway, as it has been agreed between the U.S. and...

Journey to Underwater Greece

Eleftherios Venizelos airport will host a photographic journey into the underwater world of Greece. The exhibition entitled, "Journey to Underwater Greece," is an initiative...

300 Oil Companies Interested in Ionia and Crete

Approximately 300 foreign oil companies have been in touch with the Greek Ministry of Environment, Energy and Climate Change, expressing an interest in the seismic...

Seven New Wind Farms in Imathia and Kozani

The environmental conditions for the construction and the operation of seven large wind farms and the additional technical works required, were approved today by...

XTERRA: 2nd Greek Triathlon Championship

XTERRA, one of the world’s premier triathlon Championships will be held in 2014 in Greece, for the second time. After the success of the...

Tackling Smog with Discount on Electricity

In order to deal with the smog problem, the Greek government is providing discounts on the cost of electricity consumption, for residential customers, during...

Toxic Hospital Waste Overuns Greek Landfill

Greek environmental officials said they have discovered more than 20 tons of hazardous hospital waste was dumped in the Fylis landfill, Athens' main dumping...

Emergency Measures Unveiled to Combat Smog over Greek Cities

According to the newspaper Kathimerini, a set of emergency measures were announced by the government on Thursday to combat smog from fireplaces in a...

Emergency Measures for Smog Being Made in Greece

The Greek government is attempting to reduce smog by promoting a number of measures including restrictions on the movement of vehicles, closing of schools and central heating...

Athens Smog Levels Concern Doctors

The Athens Medical Association has expressed its concern about the high levels of smog over Greece’s largest cities. Doctors have warned citizens to limit their...

Two Brown Bears Shot Dead Near Greek-Albanian Borders

  On Tuesday, animal rights activists found a female brown bear and her cub shot, in a wooded area in Kastoria near the Greek-Albanian border. Arcturos...

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