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Poseidon Med II project to boost Greek LNG hub ambitions

Greece hopes to become a regional LNG bunkering and distribution hub through the Poseidon Med II project
By Staff reporter 12 June 2018 0 31259

Greece hopes to become a regional LNG bunkering and distribution hub through the Poseidon Med II project, China’s official Xinhua news agency reported on Sunday.

The €53.3 million ($62.7 million) project, which is receiving EU funding, aims to roll out the extensive adoption of LNG bunkering in Greece, Italy and Cyprus.

The project will involve six ports: Venice in Italy; Limassol in Cyprus; and Piraeus, Patra, Iraklio and Igoumenitsa in Greece. It also involves the LNG terminal on Revithoussa island offshore Athens.

The project started in...