Skip to main content

DEPA to take part in a market test for LNG terminal

Published by
LNG Industry,

Reuters are reporting that Greek gas company DEPA will take part in a market test for the development of a LNG terminal in northern Greece.

Greece currently has one LNG terminal on an islet off Athens. Gastrade, part of Greek energy group Copelouzos, is planning a second LNG terminal near the northern city of Alexandroupolis.

State-controlled DEPA last year agreed to participate in the project, while Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH) has also expressed interest in the scheme.

DEPA has agreed with BEH and Gastrade on the future capacity reservation by DEPA and for the company’s participation in the test that will carried out in the coming months, DEPA said in a statement.

It added that the Bulgarian company has said it would speed up discussions to finalise its participation in the project.

The LNG facility, with an estimated annual capacity of 6.1 billion m3, will seek to supply gas to southeastern Europe via another natural gas pipeline scheme that will cross through Greece, the Interconnector Greece-Bulgaria (IGB).

Read the article online at:

You might also like

 CryoTech 2020

CyroTech 2020

Professionals in the LNG sector can tune in from anywhere in the world and learn about the cutting-edge technology and the latest innovations in cryogenics – a fundamental component of the industry.

Register for your free space today »


LNG Industry Spotlight with Watlow

LNG Industry Editor, Lydia Woellwarth, sat down with Dennis Long, Director of Global Marketing, Energy and Environmental Technologies at Watlow to discuss Watlow’s recent article in LNG Industry.


Embed article link: (copy the HTML code below):


This article has been tagged under the following:

LNG project news LNG export news


LNG Industry is not responsible for the content of external internet sites.