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Electricity Blackout on Crete After Power Plant Fire (video)

Many areas in central Crete continue to be without electricity on Friday as a fire engulfed a main power plant near Heraklion. Television footage shows...

Power Returns to Greek Island After 34-Hour Blackout

Electricity and water supplies were restored on the Greek island of Hydra on Monday afternoon, after a power outage since early Sunday morning. The Hellenic Electricity...

Hydra Island in State of Emergency due to Power and Water Outages

Attica Regional Governor Rena Dourou asked that a state of emergency be declared for Hydra, since the island has been without electricity and water since...

Massive Power Outage Hits Athens

Most parts of Athens were without electricity early Wednesday afternoon after a fault crippled the power supply system in the Greek capital. Suburbs from as...

Nationwide Blackout in Greek TV This Morning

Television screens across Greece went blank for several hours on Tuesday morning, as the country's digital signal provider, Digea, was trying to repair a serious technical...

Government Orders Electricity Workers Back to their Jobs

The Administrative Court of First Instance of Athens, Greece ruled on Friday night that the strike by Public Power Corporation (PPC) workers is illegal and abusive. Greek...

Athens Court Rules PPC Employees’ Strike is Illegal

The Administrative Court of First Instance of Athens, Greece ruled on Friday that the strike of Public Power Corporation (PPC) employees' union GENOP is...

Power Supply Returning to Normal on Santorini

The power supply to the Greek island of Santorini was returning to normal over the weekend, after several days of serious shortages following a...

Cruise Lines Cancel Santorini Stops After Island-Wide Blackout

Several cruise lines have changed course after a power station fire caused an island-wide blackout Tuesday on Santorini. MSC Cruises Fantasia and Pullmantur's Zenith, both...

Fire Causes Blackout in Santorini

Santorini and Thirasia have been facing a blackout since noon because of a fire which broke out at 12.00 at the Public Power Corporation’s...

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