5 Dec , 2016

The ministers OF ITALY, GREECE AND CYPRUS expressed their satisfaction ON THE EASTMED PIPELINE PROJECT’s VIABILITY: established JoINT working group TO MONITOR AND sUPPORT the project

On December 1st at the presence of Miguel Arias Cañete, EU Commissioner for climate action and energy, and of Ron Adam, Policy Adviser of Minister of infrastructures, Carlo Calenda, Minister of Economic Development of Italy, Georgios Stathakis, Minister of Environment and Energy of Greece, Georgios Lakkotrypis, Minister of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism of Cyprus, met in Rome to review the outcomes of the Pre-Feed studies of the EastMed Gas Pipeline. 

IGI Poseidon welcomes the Ministers decision to establish a governmental working group for supporting the development of such European strategic Project as considers the cooperation among involved Countries,  European Commission and Project Promoter essential to enhance the EastMed Pipeline contribution to   European objectives in term of security of supply, while offering a sustainable and reliable scheme for exploiting and exporting part of the east Mediterranean resources.

Official Press release at the Italian Ministry of Economic Development website or in the related document that can be downloaded below.