Cyprus receives €101MM grant for FSRU project

Connecting Europe announced on January 25 that it will support the introduction of natural gas in Cyprus through the CyprusGas2EU project (EU support of €101 MM).

HoeghThe grant will help end the present energy isolation of the Cyprus, bring diversification to a region dominated by a single source of supply, and help reduce air pollution and emissions by allowing switching from heavy fuel oil to gas for power generation. It will also improve energy security and price competitiveness.

Read the full press release from the European Commission here.  

FSRU illustration by Hoegh, photo by Excelerate. (These are examples, FSRU project not yet awarded)

Gulf Publishing Company will Exceleratehost the fifth incarnation of its Eastern Mediterranean Gas Conference (EMGC) in Nicosia, Cyprus,from 21–22 March 2018. The conference provides attendees with the latest and most accurate information on the region’s developing natural gas industry, and the ability to gain entry to regional markets and seek potential new business partners.

 

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