First floating solar power plant Greece

First floating solar power plant project initiated in Greece

22 December 2020 - PPC Renewables plans to install floating solar power plants with 50 MW in total, starting with a project on one of the largest lakes in Greece

PPC Renewables licenses solar parks 1.9 GW lignite

PPC Renewables gets licenses for solar parks of 1.9 GW in lignite areas

10 December 2020 - Greece managed to complete the paperwork in one year for most of the planned solar parks that should replace the lignite industry

Eight firms solar power Megalopolis coal area

Eight firms are in game to build solar power plant in Megalopolis coal area

13 November 2020 - Five Greek engineering companies and three multinationals reportedly placed bids for the EPC contract for a 50 MW solar power plant in Megalopolis.

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Volos to build first municipal solar park in Greece, subsidize poor families

28 October 2020 - The Municipality of Volos launched a 50 MW photovoltaic project and two more pioneering solar endeavors are underway.

Greek PPC residents coal regions invest solar power

Greek PPC may offer residents of coal regions to invest in solar power

19 October 2020 - Government-controlled PPC wants to offer shares in solar projects to people in Greek coal-dependent areas

PPC Renewables 25 MW biomass power plant lignite

PPC Renewables to make 31 MW biomass power plant in lignite land

31 August 2020 - A biomass plant will supply the output from as much as 25 MW of its...

Electricity supplier switching Greece 2019

Electricity supplier switching in Greece nearly doubles in 2019

14 August 2020 - Electricity supplier switching in Greece in 2019 jumped 89% against 2018, reflecting growing consumer confidence...


PPC, EPCG get EUR 210 million in loans to absorb coronavirus challenges

04 August 2020 - State-owned power utilities from Greece and Montenegro – Public Power Corporation (PPC) and Elektroprivreda Crne...

PPC layoffs coal mines 890 workers

PPC begins voluntary layoffs at coal mines with program for 890 workers

09 June 2020 - The state-owned company PPC managing lignite open pits and thermal power plants in Greece launched...

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PPC Renewables may partner with Motor Oil, Helector in green energy

05 May 2020 - Greece’s national electricity producer PPC is leaning on its green energy firm for the transition...

Auctions for electricity from renewables in Greece 2020 results

Greece gets cheapest solar, wind power so far

08 April 2020 - Regulators in Greece accepted the offer by an affiliate of PPC Renewables to sell electricity...

Coronavirus prompts crisis measures in electric power systems in Balkans

Coronavirus prompts crisis measures in electric power systems in Balkans

16 March 2020 - Governments and state-owned operators are imposing constraints and work from home and stepping up hygiene...

PPC Renewables solar

PPC Renewables to add 1.5 GW in solar including on former coal mines

31 December 2019 - The Regulatory Authority for Energy revealed Greece’s dominant power producer is already taking steps in...

Masdar Mubadala MDG Taaleri PPC Renewables Kurbin

PPC to work with Masdar, Taaleri on green goal of 300 MW in Greece

24 December 2019 - PPC Renewables SA signed a memorandum of understanding with Masdar Taaleri Generation Doo or MTG...

Carbon Tracker

Four in five EU coal power plants unprofitable: Greece’s PPC faces EUR 596 million loss, Romania’s CE Oltenia EUR 567 million

28 October 2019 - Four in five EU coal power plants are unprofitable and utilities could lose EUR 6.6...

Greece seeks to phase out coal by 2028, Ptolemaida V prospects unclear

25 September 2019 - Greece will adopt a new national energy and climate plan by the end of 2019...

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