ENVIRONMENT


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NEWS

Authorities will start cleaning up the Seich Sou forest in Thessaloniki, northern Greece as of on Monday ahead of the dry summer season when forest fires are more likely to start.

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NEWS

Residents and eco-groups in Florina, northern Greece, are calling on the Environment Ministry to put a stop to plans for wind farms in Nymfaio, saying that licensing procedures overlook the area’s ecological importance and the impact energy development would have on endangered animal species.


A new electric car charging station in Astypalea, on Wednesday, June 2, 2021.[Alexandros Vlachos/ANA-MPA]
ECONOMY

Deputy Minister for Economic Diplomacy & Openness Kostas Fragogiannis raised the significance of green development for the future of Greece’s economy at the 5th German-Hellenic Economic Forum, held online this week.




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ENVIRONMENT

The government has put to public consultation what it describes as a “modern and cohesive bill” that brings together regulations about the management of waste, household or otherwise, Environment & Energy Minister Kostas Skrekas said on Thursday.

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ENVIRONMENT

The Heracles Group has become the first cement company in Greece to obtain Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) for all cement types produced in its plants.