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The role of appropriate assessment in the conservation of Natura 2000 sites

Comment by Ioli Christopoulou in an article by Giorgos Lialios on the EU Habitats Directive requirement on the appropriate assessment of projects and plans likely to affect Natura 2000 sites.

Lignite phase out and Just Transition: causes, threats and challenges

The Green Tank and the Heinrich Boll Stiftung Greece are publishing, in collaboration, a feature on the contemporary Greek energy policy. Part of it is the article by Nikos Mantzaris on lignite phase out and the Just Transition.

Energy communities and their role in just transition to the post-coal era

The Green Tank and the Heinrich Boll Stiftung Greece are publishing, in collaboration, a feature on the contemporary Greek energy policy. Part of it is the article by Ioanna Theodosiou on energy communities and their role in just transition.

The green path to just transition in Western Macedonia

Invitation to an online event about the green path to just transition in Western Macedonia.

Possibilities & outlook for green hydrogen

Nikos Mantzaris participated in the online event organized by the Institute of Alternative Policies ENA entitled “Possibilities & outlook for green hydrogen”.

Biodiversity policy developments

Ioli Christopoulou was an invited speaker to the online event titled “Policy and implementation of biodiversity conservation in Greece” organized by the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.

Τhe dynamic entry of renewables and the role of energy storage

Article by Machie Tratsa on renewables and energy storage referring to the main points of the Green Tank’s latest report titled “Energy Storage Technologies: Challenges and Outlook” as they relate to batteries and the conversion of lignite plants to clean energy storage facilities in the form of heat.

Biodiversity conservation among the challenges of the new year

Comment by Ioli Christopoulou and reference to the Green Tank report “Priority to nature: An assessment of the implementation of Greece’s National Biodiversity Strategy” in an article on the environmental challenges of the new year, published in the Sunday edition of TO VIMA.

Hydrogen: Prospects in the new Decarbonization Era

Reference to the Green Tank’s new report “Energy Storage Technologies: Challenges and Outlook” in Machie Tratsa’s article and hydrogen technologies in particular.

Energy Storage Technologies: Challenges and Outlook

The main characteristics, the comparative advantages and disadvantages of the main electricity storage technologies, as well as the opportunities for their financing through the new EU budget are presented in the new technology review by The Green Tank.