Ministry proceeding with 50% supplier surcharge reduction

20/04/2018

An amendment reducing the RES-supporting supplier surcharge by 50 percent is expected to be submitted to a parliamentary committee today along with a draft bill for the main power utility PPC’s bailout-required sale of lignite units. The supplier surcharge was […]

Gas

DESFA 10-year plan delayed by Fyrom pipeline decision

20/04/2018

A ten-year development plan submitted by DESFA, the natural gas grid operator, to RAE, the Regulatory Authority for Energy, for approval last autumn remains pending as a result of a number of issues, the main reason being the authority’s indecision […]

Limited impact on grid expected from PPC strike action

20/04/2018

Strike action organized by the main power utility PPC union Genop to protest parliament’s discussion of […]

Gas

DESFA sale finally appears to have been achieved, six years on

20/04/2018

A total of roughly six years, two international tenders, political upheavals and European Commission intervention were […]

Gas

TAIPED names Snam-led team as preferred DESFA investor

19/04/2018

A consortium comprised of Italy’s Snam, Spain’s Enagás Internacional and Belgium’s Fluxys has been nominated as […]

PPC lignite units sale plan in parliament, union reacting

19/04/2018

A draft bill covering the main power utility PPC’s bailout-required sale package of lignite units, submitted […]