Samaras and Erdogan Deal in Ankara

Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan signed 25 bilateral agreements in Istanbul on March 4 and began discussions on...

The Greek “Pirates” of Electricity Power

“Pirates of the electricity” is the title of the German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung, referring to activists that take it upon themselves to reconnect the electricity...

Erdogan Hosts Samaras, Greek Business Leaders

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Greek counterpart Antonis Samaras are set to participate in a joint business event on  March 4...

Gazprom Says Greece Out of South Stream

Russian energy giant Gazprom has announced that Greece has been removed from construction plans for the South Stream pipeline that is expected to start...

Region of Crete Gets Green Prize

The Region of Crete was awarded the first Green Prize for saving energy at schools. It was the only Region in Greece that participated...

EU Nixes Tax On Renewable Energy

European Commissioner for Energy  Günther H. Oettinger has reiterated that there will not be any new taxes imposed on renewable sources of energy, in...

Chilly Greeks Chopping Trees for Fuel

Unable to afford heating oil because of austerity measures and big hikes in taxes on energy products, more Greeks are turning to the forests...

Russia to Discuss with EU about Greek Gas Pipeline

Russia is planning to hold a discussion with the European Commission, and in particular with Commissioner for Energy Union Maros Sefcovic, about the infrastructure...

Gazprom Cancels Pipeline in Turkey

Russian gas company Gazprom decided to cancel the agreement signed with Italian company Saipem for the construction of the first part of a gas pipeline in...

Turkish Vessel ‘Fatih’ To Begin Drilling in East Mediterranean

Turkish Energy Minister Fatih Donmez has announced that the Turkish drilling vessel "Fatih" ("Conquerer") will begin drilling operations in the eastern Mediterranean Sea on...