Rush for electric vehicle subsidy

Authorities were flooded with nearly 1,000 applications within 24 hours of the second phase of a €30 mln incentive scheme to encourage motorists to go electric went live. The Transport Ministry said

More delays for LNG terminal

Construction of a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal at Vassiliko is stuck after a dispute between the government and the consortium implementing Cyprus’ largest energy project. With long delays already under its


Block 6 development to be speeded up

Development of natural gas deposits in Block 6 licensed to consortium Eni-Total in Cyprus’ exclusive economic zone will proceed faster, Energy Minister Natasa Pilides said. Pilides accompanied France’s Total vice president Laurent

Natural gas power plant green-lighted

A long-awaited private natural gas power plant, adding to Cyprus’ energy capacity and helping to reduce CO2 emissions, is expected to be greenlighted after long delays. Larnaca District Officer, Odysseas Hadjistefanou, said

New electric car scheme launched

The Transport Ministry is launching the second phase of a €30 mln incentive scheme to encourage motorists to go electric in the coming months. Rollout of the 2022-2023 plan comes after phase


Fuel prices at pre-war levels

After reaching an all-time high in the summer, fuel prices at petrol stations have subsided to levels before the war in Ukraine and sanctions on Russia, which catapulted energy costs. Following this


Aradippou municipality pioneers RES projects

In a pioneering move, Aradippou Municipality, in the Larnaca district, is creating not one but two solar parks to contribute to clean energy sources. In comments to the Cyprus News Agency, Aradippou

Eni, Total find new gas discovery off Cyprus

Italian giant Eni and France’s TotalEnergies have made another “significant gas discovery” in Block 6 offshore Cyprus, the Cypriot Energy Ministry said Wednesday. It is the third such discovery from the consortium