Public Consultation

The Project has gone to date through two public consultation processes.
a) First, within the context of the process for the issuance of the  Independent Natural Gas System (INGS) license and according to the Natural Gas Licensing Regulation (Governmental Gazette, Volume B' 464/29.04.2010). The consultation was open for 30 days, from 23-12-2010 to 23-01-2011. The consultation was organised by the Greek Energy Regulatory Authority (RAE) and the relevant announcement was published in five national and international newspapers. 
2) Second, as part of the examination of the Environmental & Social Impact Assessment study of the project, under the supervision of the Ministry of Environment, Energy and Climatic Change an in line with the provisions of the Common Ministerial Decision H.P. 37111/2021/2003 (Governmental Gazette, Volume B' 1391/29.09.2003). The consultation was open between 16-10-2012 and 04-12-2012. The relevant announcement was published in the local press. The ESIA study remained available to the public for information or data review. The consultation was organised by the department of Environmental and Spatial Planning of the Perfecture of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace.