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Greek Island of Tilos Wins EU Environmental Award

The small Greek island of Tilos has been awarded an EU RESponsible Island Prize for its efforts to use local renewable energy.

Wind Farms Threaten Greece’s Cape Malea

A wall of wind turbines could spoil both the scenery and the habitats of indigenous wildlife in Monemvasia at Cape Maleas in the Peloponnese

Volkswagen to Transform Greek Island Astypalaia into Green Energy Hub

Astypalaia, aided by a major investment from Volkswagen, will soon become the Mediterranean's first and only green energy hub. 

Greece Pledges to Eliminate Coal Earlier than Planned

Greece committed to becoming a clean energy leader at the Leaders Summit on Climate, promising to eliminate coal earlier than planned.

New Mytilineos Agreement Helps Australians Buy More Renewable Energy

The Greek firm Mytilineos has secured a new agreement  in Australia allowing electric customers there to purchase more renewable energy.

Floating Solar Power Arrays To Be Based off Greece and Cyprus

Ocean Sun announced it signed an agreement with Greece’s MP Quantum Group (MP) to develop floating solar power arrays in Greece and Cyprus.

Mt. Athos Monastic Community to Use 100% Renewable Energy

Greece's ancient monastic community of Mt. Athos will soon begin receiving its electricity from solar panels.

US Ambassador Vows to Strengthen US-Greece Strategic Relationship

    “The cooperation between Greece and the United States must become even stronger and I know that it is President Biden’s intention to further deepen the Greek-American strategic relationship,” stated US Ambassador to Greece Geoffrey Pyatt on Wednesday. The ambassador made...

Volkswagen to Turn Greece's Astypalaia into Green Energy Island

The Greek island of Astypalaia will be the site of a major new investment enterprise, helmed by the Volkswagen corporation. Greek PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis and officials from the German automaker will announce on Wednesday the details of a plan to bring...

Greece Breaks National and European Renewable Energy Records

On September 14th, according to WindEurope, wind power covered 40% of Greece's energy use, the highest percentage covered by wind power in Europe. According to national data released on the same day, wind and solar power sources provided for 51%...