First reactor at NPP Akkuyu to be launched in 2023 - Turkey, 14 November 2017  |  TPP Brazi operates at full capacity - Romania, 14 November 2017  |  Transgaz recorded 21 % higher profit in the first nine months of 2017 - Romania, 14 November 2017  |  Nuclearelectrica’s net profit doubled in the first nine months of 2017 - Romania, 14 November 2017  |  OKTA achieved EBITDA of 6.7 million euros in the first nine months of 2017 - Macedonia, 14 November 2017  |  Record volume on HUPX PhF market in October - Hungary, 14 November 2017  |  BEH to acquire stake in Alexandroupoli LNG terminal soon - Greece, 14 November 2017  |  Second HPP within Devoll project to be operational in 2019 - Albania, 14 November 2017  |  Electricity consumption increased by 6 % in October - Turkey, 13 November 2017  |  Hidroelectrica to commission new HPP in December - Romania, 13 November 2017  |  Prospex Oil & Gas started drilling on its Suceava concession - Romania, 13 November 2017  |  Electricity consumption decreased by 0.4 % in the first nine months of 2017 - Romania, 13 November 2017  |  Croatia to seek settlement with MOL - Croatia, 13 November 2017  |  Brod oil refinery continues to accumulate losses - Bosnia and Herzegovina, 13 November 2017  |  Drought decreased production of Montenegrin HPPs - Montenegro, 12 November 2017  |  ELEM plans new modernization of REK Bitola - Macedonia, 11 November 2017  |  TUPRAS recorded 235 % higher net profit in Q3 2017 - Turkey, 10 November 2017  |  OMV Petrom rejects accusation of non-paying of obligations to the state - Romania, 10 November 2017  |  Energy Ministry claims that there is enough gas stored for winter season - Romania, 10 November 2017  |  Dutch company wants to install 1 GW in wind farms in Romania - Romania, 10 November 2017

DEPA likely to lease LNG tanker at Revythoussa during the winter – Greece, 9 November 2017

Greek Public Gas Corporation (DEPA) is close to a decision to lease a liquefied natural gas (LNG) tanker and moor it near the country’s sole LNG terminal in Revythoussa during the two critical winter months (mid-December to mid-February), as a precaution in case of energy crisis similar to last year’s.
It is expected that the lease will cost up to six million euros, which will be covered through a special supply security surcharge included in consumers’ gas bills. DEPA and Greek Regulatory Authority for Energy (RAE) will most likely reach a decision on the matter in the next few days, although it is entirely possible that additional storage space will not be used at all in case of mild winter.

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