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The Solid Waste Management Association of the Larisa regional unit applied for environmental permits concerning the Green Points of Agia, Kileler, Tempi, Tyrnavos and Farsala municipalities while an environmental permit application for the municipality of Elassona’s Green Point is expected soon.

The aforementioned municipalities’ s local plans, the regional waste management plan of Thessaly, and the NSRF (National Strategic Reference Framework) 2014-2020 had foreseen [more...]


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The Municipality of Dirfion Messapion of the Prefecture of Evia undertook the implementation of the wastewater projects of Psaxna and Kastella funded by the Operational Program “Environment & and Sustainable Development 2007-2013″. The projects include the construction of:

A) The internal sewage system in Psaxna and Kastella of total length of 30,7km.

B) The WasteWater Treatment Plant (WWTP) and the pipeline [more...]


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After a 10-year effort for getting the necessary permits, securing funding sources and implementing the necessary works, a new modern and fully functional Material Recovery Facility (MRF) is now operational in Rhodes. This facility is aligned with the high recycling targets of the regional and national solid waste management plan.

Since 2011, EPTA SA provided technical services to the Municipality of Rhodes on the project. Moreover, EPTA SA was the technical advisor for [more...]


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The Municipality of Peristeri is taking into account the objectives of the local plan and the requirements and objectives of national and European legislation, and proceeds to the separate collection of food waste. This action will contribute to the reduction of waste for disposal in landfills and will produce environmental and economic benefits.

EPTA Consultants Environmental Engineers completed a study of organization and implementation of separate food waste collection, [more...]


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The wastewater treatment plant of the Municipality of Marathon was licensed by the Ministry of environment and energy (Environmental permitting Department, No 6517, 10/02/2017). The license was issued after a 20 year effort of the Municipality of Marathon to solve the environmental problems caused by the absence of systems for collecting and treating urban waste water.

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Energy data are crucial for identifying priority sectors, tailoring energy policies and effectively designing and promoting energy efficiency interventions and renewable energy installations.

To facilitate access to energy data, the Data Access Guidebook for Sustainable Energy Action Plans has been developed within the framework of DATA4ACTION (a project co-funded by the "Intelligent Energy Europe” programme of the European Commission) for:


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The Municipality of Ilida located in the Western Greece Prefecture, has successfully developed a Sustainable Action Plan within the framework of the Covenant of Mayors Initiative. EPTA S.A. has technically supported the Municipality to compile the SEAP and to choose the appropriate measures to reduce CO2 emissions by 23% until the year 2020.

According to the Baseline Emission Inventory (BEI), in 2014, 101.155 tonnes of CO2 were [more...]


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The Greek Court of Auditors has issued its final decision, which gives a green light for the signing of the PPP contract between the Solid Waste Management Authority of Central Macedonia and the Partnership Contractor Archirodon - INTRAKAT – EnviTec, guaranteed by the Greek government.

The project was developed in 2011, within the framework of the Public & Private Partnerships (P.P.P) law, at the initiative of the County Waste Management [more...]


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On the 1st of December 2016, the landfill of Naxos became operational. The construction of the Sanitary Landfill of Naxos, in an area of approximately 170 acres at "Corfi Xidi", started in May 2014 and has now been successfully completed. After a sceduled trial operation, the municipality of Naxos and Small Cyclades, will be responsible for the operation of the landfill. The Sanitary Landfill will accept municipal waste [more...]


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Greek Ministry of Economy and Development approved the funding of 2 Waste Treatment Plants (Region of Epirus and Serres  - Central Macedonia SWM Association)  amounting to 35.5 million euros from the NSRF 2014-2020 program. The total construction cost of the two units is approximately 60 million euros plus VAT and the rest funding will be from equity/loan from the preferred bidders through the already completed PPP procedure. EPTA Environmental Consultants Engineers has [more...]


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A two-day event on “Financial instruments and best practices for implementing and monitoring Sustainable Energy Actions” was successfully held on the 25th and 26th of October 2016 at Technopolis City of Athens. 

The Energy Day highlighted the need to implement energy saving actions, promoted sustainable energy planning at a municipal level, presented financial tools for implementing sustainable energy actions and presented best practices for monitoring Sustainable [more...]


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The historical Municipality of Ziros located in the Epiros Prefecture, has successfully developed a Sustainable Action Plan within the framework of the Covenant of Mayors Initiative. EPTA S.A. has technically supported the Municipality to compile the SEAP and to choose the appropriate measures to reduce CO2 emissions by 23% until the year 2020.

According to the Baseline Emission Inventory (BEI), in 2011, 65.485 tonnes of CO2 were [more...]


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The Regional Waste Management Plan of the region of Epirus was approved on October 2016 (Government Gazette 3196/Β/05-10- 2016) after a long procedure.

The new Regional Waste Management Plan was prepared by the Region of Epirus technically supported by EPTA S.A in accordance to Law 4042/2012 and the Directive 2008/98 on waste (Waste Framework Directive). The Plan has considered the provisions of the national waste management plan and the national prevention plan and includes [more...]


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The Municipality of Mykonos, located within the South Aegean Sea Prefecture, has successfully developed an Energy Plan. EPTA S.A. has technically supported the Municipality to compile this Plan and to choose the appropriate measures in order to reduce CO2 emissions by 41%, by 2030.

According to the Baseline Emission Inventory, in 2014 34,573 tonnes of CO2 were emitted within Mykonos [more...]


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The largest island wastewater treatment plant was licensed by the Ministry of environment and energy (Environmental permitting Department, No 32074, 27/6/2016). The license concerns the expansion and upgrade of the existing wastewater treatment plant of Rhodes wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) and the necessary upgrade works of the existing sewage treatment plant (STP).

The existing WWTP of Rhodes was manufactured to treat the wastewater of 120,000 p.e.  while the [more...]


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The Municipality of Serres (population reached 76.817 approx. in 2011) is among the largest solid waste producer in the region of Central Macedonia, thus the Municipal solid waste management Plan is of significant importance for the whole region. The Municipal Waste Management Plan has been developed by EPTA Environmental Engineers-Consultants according to the provisions of the new legislation, with the aim to reduce solid waste landfill.

The [more...]


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The Municipality of Vari Voula Vouliagmeni is taking into account the objectives of the local plan and the requirements and objectives of national and European legislation, and proceeds to the separate collection of food waste. This action will contribute to the reduction of waste for disposal in landfills and will produce environmental and economic benefits.

EPTA Consultants Environmental Engineers completed a study of organization and implementation of separate food [more...]


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EPTA calls experienced engineers to express their interest by sending  their cv to info@epta.gr ( Cod EU) for  collaboration in two different areas :

A) Technological Innovation and Cycle Economy Policies for Solid Waste Management

B) Technological Innovation in  Energy Efficiency in the public sector and EU Policies for Energy and Climate Change. 

Prerequisites for the candidates  are the perfect [more...]


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The fifth DATA4ACTION project meeting and an experience sharing workshop was successfully held on the 25th and 26th of May 2016 respectively, at the Coral Hotel in Paleo Faliro.  

DATA4ACTION, a project co-funded by the "Intelligent Energy Europe” programme of the European Commission, aims to facilitate public authorities’ access to reliable energy data. The project is mobilizing energy data providers and public authorities throughout Europe to set up win-win data [more...]


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EPTA S.A. as leader of a consortium implemented the design of a centralized sewerage system and wastewater treatment plant. The system includes three villages of Tenea area with a population approximately of 6.000. Its objective is to protect the environment from the adverse effects of urban waste water discharges.

The project includes:

  • Environmental Impact Assessment of the Wastewater Treatment Plant
  • Preliminary Design for the Wastewater Treatment [more...]

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The European Business Awards for the Environment reward companies of all sizes that have made an outstanding contribution to sustainable development; those whose activities contribute to economic and social advance without detriment to the environment. To be eligible, companies must first succeed in their national award schemes which are organized throughout Europe each year. The Panhellenic Association of Environmental Protection Companies (PASEPPE) coordinates the evaluation [more...]


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The Municipality of Ioannina (population reached 112.500 approx. in 2011) is the greatest solid waste producer in the region of Epirus, thus the Municipal solid waste management Plan is of significant importance for the whole region.

The Municipal Waste Management Plan has been developed by EPTA Environmental Engineers-Consultants according to the provisions of the new legislation, with the aim to reduce solid waste landfill.

The [more...]


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The Municipality of Pallini, located within the Attica Prefecture, has successfully developed a Sustainable Energy Action Plan. EPTA S.A. has technically supported the Municipality to compile this Action Plan and to choose the appropriate measures in order to reduce CO2 emissions by 20%, by year 2020.

According to the Baseline Emission Inventory (BEI), in 2012, 325,065 tonnes of CO2 were emitted within Pallini from municipal activities, the residential [more...]


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The Municipality of Syros - Ermoupolis, the biggest in population municipality of Cyclades, approved the solid waste management Plan, which has been developed by EPTA Environmental Engineers-Consultants according to the provisions of the new “National Waste Management Plan”.

The plan includes a detailed reference of objectives, activities, performance targets, as well as proposals for alternative sites for the new infrastructures. The Plan includes also costing and timetable [more...]


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The Municipality of Arta, one of the largest municipalities in the Region of Epirus approved the solid waste management Plan, which has been developed by EPTA Environmental Engineers-Consultants according to the provisions of the new ‘National Waste Management Plan’.

The plan includes a detailed reference of objectives, activities, performance targets, as well as proposals for alternative sites for the new infrastructures. The Plan includes also costing and timetable [more...]


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The project concerns the construction of two waste transfer stations in the municipality of Kimi – Aliveri.

EPTA Environmental Engineers – Consultants provided a comprehensive set of services including:

a) Environmental studies, b) Design of the waste transfer stations and, c) Preparation of the Tender documents,

in order for the municipality of Kimi – Aliveri to obtain financing from the new funding program.

The objective of the project [more...]


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EPTA S.A. has completed the required studies for the construction of the «Sanitary Landfill Site, Treatment Plant and other facilities for waste management in the municipality of Leros». The project is ready for integration for funding in the new National Strategic Reference Framework (NSRF). The project includes the construction and operation of the following:

  • Sanitary Landfill Site, with capacity of at least 110.000 m3 and [more...]

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The Municipality of Kropia in the Attica Prefecture has successfully developed a Sustainable Action Plan within the framework of the Covenant of Mayors Initiative. EPTA S.A. has technically supported the Municipality to compile the SEAP and to choose the appropriate measures in order to reduce CO2 emissions by 20,1% until the year 2020.

According to the Baseline Emission Inventory (BEI), in 2009, 204.213 tonnes of CO2 were emitted [more...]


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In November 2015, the Municipality of Rhodes published the tender for the «Procurement of stable equipment for the Material Recovery Facility (MRF) of Rhodes», within the framework of the project «Material Recovery Facility (MRF) of Rhodes», which is financed by the Region of South Aegean through the NSRF (National Strategic Reference Framework). The equipment will be installed inside the material recovery facility and will be used for the separation and recovery of the incoming [more...]


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The procedure for the submission of the contractual documents for the project ‘Implementation of Solid Waste treatment plant in the prefecture of Serres’ for audit by the Hellenic Court of Audit has been completed, following the issuing of the environmental permit of the project. After the audit, the signature of the PPP Contract will be made. The project involves the design, financing, construction, maintenance and operation of the Solid Waste Treatment Plant in Serres. The consortium [more...]


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On August 31, 2015, the Municipality of Nikaia - Agios Ioannis Rentis approved and submitted to the regional waste management authority (EDSNA) the Municipal solid waste management Plan/ Strategy, after the 2/10/2014 formal request of the Regional Authority. The Municipal Waste Management Plan has been developed by EPTA Environmental Engineers-Consultants according to the provisions of the new legislation ‘National Waste Management Plan’ and the contents of the ‘Guide for the [more...]


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Local authorities often face problems when implementing and monitoring Sustainable Energy Action Plans (SEAPs). In order to provide technical support to municipalities, a half-day capacity building workshop is being organised on the 27th of November 2015 at 10am at INNOVATHENS - Hub of Entrepreneurship and Innovation of Technopolis City of Athens. 

The workshop is being organised within the framework of DATA4ACTION, a project co-funded by the "Intelligent [more...]


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Municipality of Acharnes submitted to the regional waste management authority (EDSNA) the Municipal solid waste management Plan/ Strategy, which has been developed by EPTA Environmental Engineers-Consultants according to the provisions of the new legislation ‘National Waste Management Plan’ and the contents of the ‘Guide for the study of municipal waste management plans’ issued by the regional waste management authority.

Municipality of Acharnes is one of the most populated municipalities [more...]


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Following the election of new Management Board members of the Hellenic Solid Waste Management Association (HSWMA) held on 05.11.2015 and the constitution of the Board into a body which followed on 18.11.2015, the Board elected the following:  

President: ex- Chancellor of NTUA Dr. Andreas Andeopoulos  

Vice-President: Mr. Alexandros Katsiaboulas, Executive member of ΤΙΤΑΝ S.A.

General Secretary: Mr. Damianos Bourkas, Vice-president of EPTA S.A

Treasurer: [more...]




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The project aimed at the development of a Municipal solid waste management Plan/ Strategy for the Municipality of Koropi (population size of about 30.307) in Attica Region, after the 2/10/2014 formal request of the Regional Authority. The Municipal Waste Management Plan has been prepared by the Municipality’s Technical Services in collaboration with EPTA Environmental Engineers-Consultants according to the contents and provisions of the ‘Guide for the study of municipal waste management [more...]


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The project aimed to the development of a Municipal Plan/ Strategy for the solid waste management of the Municipality of Penteli (population size of about 35.000) in Attica Region after the 2/10/2014 formal request of the Regional Authority. The Municipal Waste Management Plan of Penteli, implemented by EPTA Environmental Engineers-Consultants, is the first municipal solid waste plan to be submitted according to the contents and provisions of the ‘Guide for the study of municipal [more...]



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The regional waste management plan of the Region of Thessaly is currently under revision and a consultation with the local waste management authorities is ongoing. The revision has been implemented by EPTA S.A. according to the provisions of the Waste Framework Directive 2008/98 and the Law 4042/2012 “on the protection of the environment through Criminal Law – Compliance with Directive 2008/99/EC”. The new strategy considers waste prevention measures, as well as separate collection [more...]


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The procedure for the awarding of the temporary concessionaire for the project ‘Solid Waste treatment plant in the region of Epirus’ has been completed successfully. This PPP project involves the design, financing, construction, maintenance and operation of the Solid Waste Treatment Plant in Epirus Region and is part of the approved master plan of the Region. ΕPTA S.A. provides consulting services for the project during the awarding phase.

The proposal of the temporary [more...]


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The steps involved in setting up, monitoring and evaluating a bio-waste source separation scheme are described in the Guide published by the Waste Management Authority of Athens (ESDNA), the National Technical University of Athens and the company EPTA SA (Environmental Engineers – Consultants) with the cooperation of the Municipalities of Athens and Kifissia which participated in the LIFE+ Program Athens Biowaste.

The publication provides guidance [more...]


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The pilot scale implementation of biowaste separate collection continues in the Municipalities of Athens (Gazi, Kypriadou) and Kifissia (N. Erythraia, Kefalari, Kastri, K. Kifisia, N. Kifisia). Brown bins have been distributed in the aforementioned areas, where the participating citizens and restaurants can separate the produced biowaste at source.

According to the results presented during the International Conference Athens2014 on sustainable waste management, which [more...]


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EPTA S.A. as leader of a consortium completed successfully the Environmental Impact Assessment, Preliminary Design Study and the Tender Documents for the waste treatment plant of Thiva, a contract awarded by the Waste Management Association of Thiva Municipalities.

The project was evaluated positively from the Managing Authority of Sterea Ellada Region and received EU Funding, because it is expected to provide a solution for the diversion of biodegradable waste from landfills [more...]


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As a result of the SEAP-PLUS project, co-funded by the “Intelligent Energy Europe” programme of the European Commission, eighty one (81) municipalities across Europe in total have adhered to the Covenant of Mayors (CoM) initiative, voluntarily committing to meet and exceed the European Union 20% CO2 reduction target by 2020. These new Covenant signatories include municipalities in Austria, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Germany, Greece, Italy, Latvia, Romania, [more...]


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The Covenant of Mayors initiative aims to support local authorities, voluntarily committing to increase energy efficiency and the use of renewable energy sources in their territories, meet and exceed the European Union 20% CO2 reduction objective by 2020. A Sustainable Energy Action Plan (SEAP) is the key document in which the Covenant signatory outlines how it intends to reach its CO2 reduction target by 2020, by defining the activities [more...]


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European Commission is organizing this year in Greece and in all EU countries the European Business Awards for the Environment 2013-2014.

Following the evaluation procedure, 12 Greek companies / bodies were proposed for the award, since they were distinguished for their environmental actions and performance.

The Panhellenic Association of Environmental Protection Companies (PASEPPE) coordinates for the fifth time the evaluation as well as the awarding procedure of [more...]


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The Municipal Water and Sewage Corporation of Chalkida undertook the implementation of the project «SEWAGE SYSTEM AND WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE SETTLEMEMTS OF AMARYNTHOS AND GYMNOY». The project includes:

  • the construction of internal sewage system in the settlements of Amarynthos, Gymnou and Kallithea, which has total length of 41.740m,
  • the construction of the wastewater pipeline to the WasteWater Treatment Plant (WWTP), which has total length [more...]

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The procedure for the awarding of the temporary concessionaire for the project ‘Implementation of Solid Waste treatment plant in the prefecture of Serres’ has been completed. This PPP project involves the design, financing, construction, maintenance and operation of the Solid Waste Treatment Plant in Serres and is part of the approved master plan of the Region of Central Macedonia. The consortium ‘ΕPTA S.A. – PLANET S.A.’ had been awarded the contract for the provision of the consulting [more...]


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EPTA S.A. as leader of a consortium completed  successfully the  “Detail Design and the Tender Documents for the construction  of a composting plant and a residual landfill”, a  contract awarded by the Waste Management Association of Municipalities of Fokida Perfecture (S.D.A.N.F)

The project was evaluated positively from the Managing Authority of Sterea Ellada Region and received EU Funding , because it is expected to provide a solution for the closure [more...]


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EPTA SA has completed the study of all necessary works for the safe and integrated management of municipal wastewater in the touristic area of Agkali in the northern zone of the Prefecture of Evia. Agkali is one of the most beautiful beaches in Evia and a popular destination for locals and tourists. The construction of the sewerage network will protect the environment from the adverse effects of urban waste water discharges.

In particular, the following aspects have been [more...]


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On March 29, June 5 and July 18, 2013, three teleconferences were successfully held by the Greek Partners (the Technical Chamber of Greece www.tee.gr and EPTA SA www.epta.gr), with representatives of Municipalities supported by the SEAP-PLUS project, a project co-funded by the “Intelligent Energy Europe” programme of the European Commission.

The aim of the project is to actively promote the Covenant of Mayors initiative in 11 European countries, a European voluntary [more...]


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EPTA S.A. was awarded the contract for the provision of the consulting services for the project: “MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE TREATMENT PLANT OF EPIRUS REGION” through Public Private Partnership (PPP). This PPP project involves the design, financing, construction, maintenance and operation of the integrated solid waste management plant in Epirus Region and is part of the approved Municipal Solid Waste Management Master Plan of the Region of Epirus.

The proposed waste management [more...]


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The Municipality of Agia in Larissa Prefecture has successfully fulfilled the commitments deriving from its participation to the Covenant of Mayors Initiative by submitting a Sustainable Action Plan to the CoM Office in January 2013. EPTA has technically supported the Municipality to compile the Basic Emissions Inventory (BEI) “selecting 2011 as the base year“ and to choose the appropriate measures in order to reduce CO2 emissions by 20,1% the period 2011-2020.

According [more...]


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In December 2012, EPTA S.A. as leader of a consortium was awarded by the Municipality of Corinth, with a contract for the design of a centralized sewerage system and wastewater treatment plant. The system includes three villages of Tenea area with a population approximately of 6.000. Its objective is to protect the environment from the adverse effects of urban waste water discharges.

The project includes:

  • Environmental Impact Assessment of the Wastewater [more...]

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City of Ilioupoli compiled and submitted to the Office of the Covenant of Mayors its Sustainable Energy Action Plan, with the aim to reduce CO2 emissions within the limits of the municipality until 2020. The Action Plan was prepared with the involvement of the city stakeholders and the technical support of “EPTA Environmental Consultants Engineers”.

According to the Basic Emission Inventory, in Ilioupoli, taking 2009 the as reference year, a total of 386.796 [more...]


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With the involvement of the city stakeholders and the technical support of EPTA Environmental Consultants Engineers “the Sustainable Energy Action Plan” of the City of Megara was completed and submitted to the Office of the Covenant of Mayors, with the aim to reduce CO2 emissions by almost 36% within the limits of the municipality in 2020.

According to the Basic Emission Inventory, in Megara, with reference year 2009, a total of 259,004 tonnes of [more...]


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The Region of North Aegean, EPTA SA, the National Technical University, the Cyprus Hotel Association, Hotels Aeolian Village and Mayfair invite you to the “International Conference on the promotion of sustainability and energy efficiency in the Tourism Sector”, which will be held on Monday, December 10th, 2012 in Macedonia Hall of Divani Hotel in Athens, Greece.

The conference aims to highlight the environmental character of tourism activities through the promotion [more...]


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The 1st set of training seminars on Promoting Sustainable Public Procurement in Local Authorities was successfully implemented through the collaboration of EPTA S.A., Ecological Recycle Society (ERS) and the Regional Union of Municipalities of Attica (PEDA). The seminars took place at the premises of PEDA on the 3rd and 4th of October 2012 and were attended by 41 representatives from Local Authorities and other relevant stakeholders.

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The company EPTA S.A. was awarded the contract for the provision of the consulting services for the project: “Municipal Solid Waste Treatment Infrastructures of Achaia Prefecture” through Public Private Partnership (PPP). This PPP project involves the design, financing, construction, maintenance and operation of the Solid Waste Treatment Infrastructures in Achaia and is part of the approved master plan of the Region of Western Greece. The proposed waste treatment units will reach [more...]


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EPTA has successfully prepared in collaboration with ten (10) Greek Local Authorities, funding applications for implementing energy efficiency measures in municipal buildings and infrastructure in the framework of a call launched in the framework of the Operational Programme Environment and Sustainable Development.
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Rehabilitation of the dumpsite and the installation of a composting plant in Patmos Island will be financed by the Operational Programme “Environment and Sustainable Development”.

The application was prepared by the Municipality of Patmos in cooperation with EPTA SA .

It includes the closure and rehabilitation of the dumpsite and aims at establishing integrated municipal solid waste management in the Municipality of Patmos in accordance with the guidelines of the European [more...]


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On April 11th - 12th, the kick  off meeting of the Intelligent Energy Project SEAP-PLUS was organized in Athens by the two Greek partners (Technical Chamber of Greece, www.tee.gr, and EPTA SA). SEAP-PLUS aims at the enhancement of the CoM results and impact in both quantitative and qualitative terms: bring more Signatories and Covenant Supporters or Coordinators in CoM, assist and help them in the preparation of more and better SEAPs, but also trigger cooperation of [more...]


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The association of companies EPTA S.A. & PLANET S.A. contracted with the Solid Waste Management Corporation of the prefecture of Serres in order to provide consulting services for the project: Implementation of Waste Treatment Plant of the prefecture of Serres through Public Private Partnership (PPP). This PPP project involves the design, financing, construction, maintenance, and operation of the Waste Treatment Plant of the prefecture of Serres and is a part [more...]


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According to the decision of the Head of the Region of South Aegean, the action “Equipment for Composting of Source Seperated Biowaste And Promotion of Recycling Activities in the Municipality of Lipsi” will be financed by the Regional Operational Programme (PEP) of the South Aegean.

The proposal was prepared by EPTA SA in cooperation with the Municipality of Lipsi.The action aims at establishing an integrated municipal solid waste management in the Municipality Lipsi in accordance [more...]


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The Covenant of Mayors is the mainstream European movement involving local and regional authorities, voluntarily committing to increasing energy efficiency and use of renewable energy sources on their territories. By their commitment, Covenant signatories aim to meet and exceed the European Union 20% CO2 reduction objective by 2020. In February 2010, Ilion signed the Covenant of Mayors and began working on the compilation of its Basic Emissions Inventory (BEI) and Sustainable Energy [more...]


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EPTA has successfully submitted in collaboration with Local Authorities, funding applications for implementing energy efficiency measures in public school buildings in the framework of a call launched in the framework of the Operational Programme Environment and Sustainable Development. In total, 16 energy studies were conducted. The energy efficiency measures concern the insulation of the buildings envelope, the replacement of the windows and of the central heating systems, the [more...]


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In the framework of the LIFE Environment Project Capacity Building in Sustainable Public Procurement, a thematic workshop entitled Sustainable Procurement in Local Authorities was organized on September, 14th in the premises of the Local Union of Municipalities of Thessaly. The meeting was organized by EPTA, Ecological Recycling Society and Municipality of Agia, in collaboration with the Municipality of Larissa and the Local Union of Municipalities. A total of 11 representatives [more...]


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EPTA has recently been selected as the technical advisor of the City of Patras, through its Municipal Development Enterprise ADEP SA, for the implementation of the PLUS programme, which is funded under INTERREG IVC. The project, which began in October 2010, capitalizes on existing urban lighting best practices in European cities. The project aims to help cities develop their lighting policies and strategies in order to implement energy efficient lighting solutions. In order to facilitate [more...]


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The City of Egaleo has successfully submitted to the Committee of the Covenant of Mayors the Sustainable Energy Action Plan describing the measures for succeeding the targets of 20-20-20 by 2020. EPTA has collaborated with Centre for Renewable Energy Source (CRES) for developing the Baseline Emission Inventory. For the year 2005, the total CO2 emissions were estimated at approximately 500.800 tons of CO2. These emissions are a result of the energy consumption in the public sector [more...]


EPTA’s new premises

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EPTA, which has recently moved to new premises in the area of Chalandri, Attica, is committed to reduce the environmental footprint of its services. To this direction, EPTA promotes the sustainability principles such as the recycling of packaging materials, composting and improved energy performance. EPTA has also been certified with the ISO14001:2004 standard.

For example, a 300lt home composting bin has been placed in the outer area of the building in order to divert [more...]


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