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  • 22 January 2021
    Authorities & Government, Business developments & projects, Project & Tenders, Regulation & policy

    The Greek wind energy association ELETAEN has launched public consultation for a legislative framework for the development of offshore wind in Greece. The consultation period will run until 1 February and is part of the implementation of the project “Necessary legislative adjustments to promote offshore wind energy in Greece”, funded by the EEA Financial Mechanism 2014-2021 […]

  • 22 January 2021
    Business developments & projects, Innovation, Research & Development, Technology

    German marine energy start-up SINN Power has deployed its Ocean Hybrid Platform (OHP) – designed to produce renewable energy by combining wind, wave and PV – in a demonstration project offshore Greece.

  • 13 January 2021
    Business developments & projects, Collaboration, Infrastructure, Vision

    Greece and Italy will be looking to build a new subsea power interconnector with up to 1GW capacity, Greek grid operator IPTO said in its 2022-2031 preliminary development plan. IPTO and its Italian equivalent Terna recently teamed up to prepare studies to strengthen the interconnection of the two electrical systems. As part of the cooperation, […]

  • 12 January 2021
    Authorities & Government, Regulation & policy

    Turkey and Greece will continue exploratory talks over territorial claims in the Mediterranean Sea that almost brought the two to blows during 2020.

  • 8 January 2021
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Exploration & Production

    Energean has completed its acquisition of Total’s entire 50 per cent working interest share and operatorship position in Block 2, offshore Western Greece.

  • 24 July 2020
    Authorities & Government, Human Capital

    Greece has exempted seafarers from COVID-19-related travel restrictions, meeting its pledge to the IMO to facilitate crew change. GAC Greece said that the Greek government has allowed seafarers entry into its country together with citizens of the following countries: Algeria, Australia, Georgia, Canada, Japan, Morocco, New Zealand, Rwanda, South Korea, Thailand, Tunisia, and Uruguay.  To […]

  • 7 July 2020
    Project & Tenders

    The export cables for TenneT’s Hollandse Kust Zuid grid connection have been sent off from Greece to the Netherlands, according to the Dutch cable logistics company WIND, which handled the load-out. The company has been hired by Van Oord to provide subsea cable logistics for the grid connection project, for which Van Oord has been […]

  • 27 February 2020

    Energean Oil and Gas has signed an agreement for the acquisition of Total’s stake in Block 2, offshore Western Greece.

  • 27 January 2020
    Research & Development, Storage, Technology

    The EU-funded project “Multiple Use of Space for Island Clean Autonomy” (MUSICA) has recently held its kick-off meeting in Chios, Greece. The Valetta Declaration launched the Clean Energy for EU islands initiative aimed at accelerating the clean energy transition for small islands. It calls for action to help islands reduce their dependency on energy imports […]

  • 28 November 2019

    ​National Bank of Greece (NBG) is to sell a EUR 262 million (about USD 288 million) portfolio of shipping loans.

  • 15 November 2019

    DEME’s cable laying vessel Living Stone has departed Greece carrying the export cables for the 487MW SeaMade offshore wind farm in the Belgian North Sea. Living Stone loaded the export cables with a combined length of around 28 kilometres at Hellenic Cables’ facility in Soussaki. The vessel is currently en route to Vlissingen, the Netherlands. […]

  • 15 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    Proposal for an EUR 300 million investment in the fourth container terminal in Piraeus was put on hold.

  • 3 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    ONE Blue Jay has since the collision departed the Port of Perama and is deployed in MD2 service.

  • 23 September 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Prysmian has completed the submarine laying operations for the Evia, Andros and Tinos islands interconnections. The Group developed, supplied and installed the first non-metallic armoured cable, whose armour has been designed with a composite material based on High Modulus Synthetic Fibres, which shape the new generation of cable technology. Water installation, performed by Prysmian’s cable-laying […]

  • 26 July 2019
    Research & Development, Technology

    Greek companies Streamlined Naval Architects LTD, ETME, ERGOMARE S.A., and Enalios Diving Center have completed the deployment of a FloatMast platform in the Aegean Sea. The first Floating MetMast was installed off the coast of the island of Makronissos, at a sea depth of 65 metres and at a distance of 250 metres from the […]

  • 23 July 2019

    The world’s largest liquefied natural gas producer Qatargas has delivered the first LNG cargo onboard a Q-Flex vessel to Greece’s Revithoussa LNG terminal.

  • 8 July 2019

    The seized drugs are worth an estimated USD 660 million.

  • 26 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    Equinor has shown interest in developing floating offshore wind in Greece, a spokesperson from the company confirmed to Offshore WIND. According to Equinor, such a development will require that the Greek authorities open areas and production licenses for offshore wind and that a remuneration system is put in place. The proposed offshore wind farm would be […]

  • 6 February 2019

    Growth in liquefied natural gas tanker orders from the Greek shipowners has put the country top of the list in terms of fleet value that has topped $100 billion in 2018. 

  • 19 December 2018

    Greek state-run DEPA has made a step towards LNG bunkering in the country with plans to build a 3000-cbm LNG bunkering vessel to serve the port of Piraeus and other Greek ports. 

  • 10 December 2018

    South Korea’s shipbuilding giant Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) said it has secured an order from Greek shipping company Maran Gas Maritime, a unit of Angelicoussis Shipping Group, to build a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier. The 173,400-cbm LNG carrier is scheduled for delivery in the first half of 2021. The M-type, Electronically Controlled, […]

  • 23 November 2018

    Greek gas grid operator DESFA-run Revithoussa LNG terminal near Athens inaugurated the third storage tank significantly bumping the facility’s storage capacity. 

  • 11 October 2018

    XPRIZE has chosen the deep sea off Kalamata, Greece, as the field testing location for finalist teams competing in the $7 million Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE. Deep sea, real-world testing is a key stage in the three-year global competition challenging teams to advance ocean technologies for rapid, unmanned and high-resolution ocean exploration and discovery. In this final […]

  • 7 September 2018

    A general cargo ship Arslanbey ran aground on a beach in Kanatadika, Greece, on Tuesday, September 4.

  • 4 September 2018
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Prysmian Group has been awarded a new contract worth approximately €21 million by Independent Power Transmission Operator (IPTO), the transmission system operator of the Greek electricity system, for two interconnections between the Cyclades islands (Evia, Andros and Tinos), Greece. The project involves the design, supply and installation, as well as the related land civil work of […]