Tag: Crete

Diesel-fired power plants on Crete to operate beyond 2019 – Greece, 06 June 2019

Greek Ministry of Energy is preparing to extend the operational life of all diesel-fired power plants operated by Public Power Corporation (PPC) on the island of Crete, despite EU requirement for gradually shutting down these plants in 2020 and 2021. The operational life of diesel-powered plants Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service […]

ADMIE secured loan from EIB for Crete interconnection – Greece, 10 May 2019

Greece is moving closer to finally cutting Crete’s reliance on oil to generate electricity after the electricity transmission system operator ADMIE signed a 178 million euros loan from the European Investment Bank (EIB) to partly fund the undersea cables to the mainland. ADMIE said in a statement Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS […]

Greek companies excluded from participating in Crete interconnection tender – Greece, 19 March 2019

According to draft requirements put up for public debate by the subsidiary of electricity transmission system operator ADMIE, Ariadne Interconnection, Greek companies are de facto excluded from the project for the construction of electricity interconnection between the island of Crete and the mainla Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF publications, energy […]