The Greek side is busy exploration and can help Europe gain independence from natural gas from Russia. This was stated by the Prime Minister of Greece Kyriakos Mitsotakis on the air of the ERT TV channel.
According to the politician, Athens is focused on future energy security for countries with which it shares a common border, among them Croatia. This will be done thanks to investments that have already been directed and will be directed to LNG regasification units.
“Greece is advancing at a very high speed in new hydrocarbon exploration southwest of Crete, southwest of the Peloponnese…,” said Kyriakos Mitsotakis.
On Friday, a summit of nine countries of the EuroMed Mediterranean Group took place in Alicante, Spain. One of the key topics of the meeting was energy, but, according to the Prime Minister of Greece, the parties also discussed issues of economic management.