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controls computer room The Municipality of Kileler, with a population of 20.854 permanent residents, is a basically rural Municipality, the second largest in Larissa and is characterized by a large number of scattered settlements throughout its area. The Municipal Waste Management Plan (ToSDA) emphasizes on innovative actions that are tailored to the specific characteristics of the Municipality. The Waste Plan has been conducted [more...]

controls computer room The Municipality of Agia, with a population of 11.470 permanent residents, belongs to Larissa and most of its area consists of forest and cultivated areas. The Municipal Waste Management Plan (ToSDA) emphasizes on innovative actions that are tailored to the specific characteristics of the Municipality. The Waste Plan has been conducted by EPTA Environmental Engineers - Consultants of Environmental [more...]

controls computer room The Sanitary Landfill and Compost Unit of the Municipality of Tinos was approved as eligible project for funding in the Operational Program “Infrastructure, Transport, Environment & Sustainable Development 2014-2020″ (NSRF) with a total budget of  7.301.192,02€.   The project includes the following: - construction of a Sanitary Landfill with a capacity of approximately 84,000 m3 [more...]

controls computer room Skiathos is the westernmost island of the Sporades group and considered to be one of the most popular tourist destinations in Greece. The homonymous Municipality has a population of 6.088 permanent residents. The Municipal Waste Management Plan (ToSDA) emphasizes on innovative actions that are tailored to the specific characteristics of the Municipality. The Waste Plan has been conducted by EPTA Environmental [more...]

controls computer room The C-Track 50 project, in collaboration with the Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy – Europe and another Horizon 2020 funded project, PentaHelix, are organising a series of online events for local and regional authorities across Europe focusing on long term energy and climate planning. A number of other EU projects and initiative will also contribute to these workshops to share their experiences. The [more...]

controls computer room The Government of Jordan (GoJ) has approved a National Municipal Solid Waste Management Strategy (NMSWMS) in 2015 to reform and modernize its policies for improving and upgrading the overall Solid Waste Management sector. The Ministry of Local Administration (MoLA) Jordan, operating within the framework of the National Strategy, auctioned a study that included a full ESIA and detailed designs for the [more...]

controls computer room EPTA Environmental Consultants Engineers completed the required studies and tender documents for the construction of the project “SOLID WASTE TREATMENT PLANT AND LANDFILL EXPANSION OF THE LARISSA REGION”. The project is now mature to be proposed for evaluation in the financial program of the NSRF 2014-2020 and the goal is to be auctioned by the end of the year.   The project concerns: the [more...]

controls computer room The Municipality of Salamis, with a population of 39.283 permanent residents, is the largest island in the Saronic Gulf, about 16 km west of central Athens. The Municipal Waste Management Plan (ToSDA) emphasizes on innovative actions that are customized to the specific characteristics of the Municipality. The Waste Plan has been prepared by EPTA Environmental Engineers - Consultants of Environmental [more...]

controls computer room The United Association of Solid Waste Management in Crete (ESDAK) proposed the modernization of the existing Waste Pre-Treatment plant of Heraklion and its transformation into Waste Treatment Plant with the expansion of the existing sanitary landfill as a Complementary infrastructure. The action has been scheduled as part of the Integrated Solid Waste Management (ISWM). The NSRF 2014-2020 EU program [more...]

controls computer room The project "GREEN POINT OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF MOSCHATO - TAVROS", foreseen in the municipality’s local plan, was environmentally licensed with the implementation of the Association of Municipalities in the Attica Region – Solid Waste Management (EDSNA). The project, located in an area owned by the Municipality, is the first in Attica to be matured by EDSNA in collaboration with the Municipality of [more...]

controls computer room The Municipality of Kaisariani, with a population of 26.458 permanent residents, is surrounded by three sides of Mt. Hymettus and is very close to the center of Athens. The Municipal Waste Management Plan (ToSDA) emphasizes on innovative actions that are customized to the specific characteristics of the Municipality. The Waste Plan has been prepared by EPTA Environmental Engineers - Consultants of [more...]

controls computer room The Municipality of Agia Varvara, with a population of 26.550 permanent residents, is located on the outskirts of Mount Egaleo and is very close to the center of Athens. The Municipal Waste Management Plan (ToSDA) emphasizes on innovative actions that are customized to the specific characteristics of the Municipality. The Waste Plan has been prepared by EPTA Environmental Engineers - Consultants of [more...]

controls computer room The Ministry of Environment and Energy has launched public consultation on the Law Proposal "Transposition of the Directive 2019/904/EU on the reduction of the impact of certain plastic products on the environment". The aim of the Directive and consequently of the proposed law is to prevent and combat marine pollution from single-use plastic products and fishing gear. The draft law, apart from the [more...]

controls computer room Green Point of Milos joined the South Aegean RDP in the framework of the NSRF 2014-2020 as "Actions for the implementation of the Regional Waste Management Plan (PESDA) for the Municipality of Milos" and eligible public expenditure of 514,169.93 Euros. The project is currently in the final maturation phase with the elaboration of the environmental study and the technical study for the construction of [more...]

controls computer room   EPTA S.A. has completed the required studies and tender documents for the construction of the treatment plant for the source separated organic waste for the Municipalities of Livadia, Orchomenos, Distomo – Arachova – Antikira.   The studies prepared have been approved by the Municipal Council of Livadia and the project is now fully mature and eligible for funding under the NSRF 2014 - 2020. The [more...]

controls computer room EPTA Environmental Consultants Engineers has completed the studies and the tender documents for the construction of the Green Point of the Levadia Municipality, covering a population of approximately 31.000 inhabitants. The construction of the Green Point is foreseen in the municipality’s local plan, in the regional waste management plan of Central Greece and the NSRF 2014-2020. The Green Point is [more...]

controls computer room Energy Efficiency Design for the Environmental and Circular Economy Park in Heraklion, Crete has been completed by EPTA Consultants Environmental Engineers on behalf of the United Association of Solid Waste Management in Crete (ESDAK). The park is developed in a public area of 27 ha which is located in Nea Alikarnassos, west of the city of Heraklion, south of the airport and north of the Heraklion Industrial [more...]

controls computer room The Solid Waste Treatment Plant of Eastern Section of the Central Macedonia Region was licensed by the Ministry of Environment and Energy on January 9, 2020. The plant has been designed with a capacity of: a) 128.200 tn/year mixed municipal solid waste, serving the Municipalities of the eastern section of the Central Macedonia Region (part of the Regional Unit of Thessaloniki and the whole of the [more...]

controls computer room The construction of the extension of the Sanitary Landfill of Arta has commenced and this is an important environmental project in Epirus Region. The project plays a crucial role in the integrated solid waste management as it will be accepting the processed residues of the Solid Waste Treatment Plant of Epirus which has recently been set in operation. As much smaller amounts of mixed waste will [more...]

controls computer room The Municipality of Kropia, first in Greece, 3 years ago has licensed environmentally the project «Central Green Point of the municipality of Kropia». Having submitted a request for funding, which is currently being evaluated in the NSRF 2014-2020 program, it has also completed the Detailed Design and the Tender Documents of the project, which is now 100% mature. It is the first such project in line with the specifications [more...]

controls computer room C-TRACK 50, a project funded by the Horizon 2020 programme of the European Union, is supporting the EU long term targets for reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, by mobilizing and guiding public authorities in defining long-term energy policy priorities, and supporting regional and local authorities in developing, financing and implementing ambitious integrated sustainable energy and climate policy action [more...]

controls computer room The Covenant of Mayors - Europe and C-Track 50 (a European project funded by Horizon 2020) successfully co-organised an Energy Info Day on the 19th of September 2019 in Athens for local authorities interested in long-term energy planning, under the auspices of the Regional Union of Municipalities of Attiki and the Technical Chamber of Greece. The event started with speeches from Mr. Eero Ailio (Adviser [more...]

controls computer room The Municipality of Peristeri successfully secured funding from the National Operational Program “Infrastructure, Transport, Environment & Sustainable Development 2014-2020″ (NSRF) for the implementation of the project “Network of separate biowaste collection and the mobile green point in the Municipality of Peristeri”. The total budget of the project is 1.258.141,20 €. The Municipality of Peristeri, [more...]

controls computer room A particularly honored international award was won by Greece for the Public Private Partnership (PPP) project: Solid Waste Treatment Plant of Serres, which is implemented by the Regional Solid Waste Management Authority of Central Macedonia. The project was able to be qualified amongst the six (6) best projects internationally in the category "Best Utilities Projects in 2019" for Europe, Africa, [more...]

controls computer room The Municipal rewarding recycling platform www.followgreen.gr, was awarded the 5th prize at the 9th Innovation & Technology Competition of the National Bank of Greece, among 331 participations.   The Followgreen web platform is addressed to municipalities as a digital tool for rewarding the citizens who recycle and/or re-use in their local area. Its two primary functions are the following: Citizens [more...]

controls computer room The construction and trial operation period of the solid waste treatment plant of Epirus Region, were completed on 27 March 2019, 20 months after the signing of the contract between the Regional Authority of Epirus and the Contractor TERNA ENERGY. The project of Epirus has designed for 72,000 tons of mixed waste and 8,000 tons of separate collected organic waste, whereas its maximum operating capacity [more...]

controls computer room In the 2050 EU Energy Strategy, the EU has set a long-term goal for reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 80-95% when compared to 1990 levels. In March 2018, C-TRACK 50, a project funded by the Horizon 2020 programme of the European Union was launched with the aim to support the EU long term targets, by mobilizing and guiding public authorities in defining long-term energy policy priorities, and [more...]

controls computer room Preveza Municipality located in the Epirus prefecture, has developed a Sustainable Energy & Climate Action Plan (SECAP) within the framework of the Covenant of Mayors Initiative. EPTA S.A. in collaboration with Roikos S.A. technically supported the Municipality to compile the SECAP and to pinpoint the appropriate measures to reduce CO2 emissions by 40% until the year 2030. According to the Baseline [more...]

controls computer room HELPE Refinery Industrial Installations in Aspropyrgos, is following a new circular economy policy and implements an integrated Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) Management Program. In Aspropyrgos industrial installations approx. 1.600 people are working on a daily basis. The program was designed and developed by EPTA SA www.epta.gr, focuses on the need to move practices away from landfill disposal and promotes [more...]

controls computer room The Municipality of Syros successfully secured funding from the National Operational Program “Infrastructure, Transport, Environment & Sustainable Development 2014-2020″ (NSRF) for the implementation of the project “Solid Waste Treatment Plant and Construction of a new cell of sanitary landfill”. The total budget of the project is 6,518,565.19€. In particular, the project concerns the construction [more...]

controls computer room The Municipality of Irakleia in the Region of Serres, completed the maturing studies for the construction of the Municipal Green Point, which is one of the first 10 in the Region of Central Macedonia. The "green light" was given by the issuing of special terms from the Region of Central Macedonia on 5/2/2019. Thereafter, the Municipality of Irakleia proceeded in submitting a financial request to the funding [more...]

controls computer room The Municipality of Arta located in the Epiros Prefecture, has successfully developed a Sustainable Energy & Climate Action Plan (SECAP) within the framework of the Covenant of Mayors Initiative. EPTA S.A. has technically supported the Municipality to compile the SECAP and to choose the appropriate measures to reduce CO2 emissions by 40% until the year 2030. According to the Baseline Emission [more...]

controls computer room The Municipality of Ioannina located in the Epirus Prefecture, develops a Sustainable Energy & Climate Action Plan (SECAP) within the framework of the Covenant of Mayors Initiative. EPTA S.A. and Roikos S.A. technically support the Municipality to compile the SECAP and to pinpoint the appropriate measures to reduce CO2 emissions by 40% until the year 2030. According to the Baseline Emission [more...]

controls computer room The construction of two (2) PPP projects for the Waste Treatment Plants, one for the Region of Epirus and one for the Prefecture of Serres, is proceeding intensively. The two (2) Partnership Contracts, apart from the design and construction of the projects, also include the 25-year operation and maintenance of the projects. The project of Epirus has designed for 72,000 tons of mixed waste and 8,000 [more...]

controls computer room The NSRF 2014-2020 EU program funded the construction of the Waste Treatment Plant of Western Thessaly, with a budget of 31.3 million €, decided by the Regional Director of Thessaly. The project has a full maturity of studies and licenses, developed by the Joint Venture of Design Offices in which E.P.T.A. Consultants - Designers (www.epta.gr) participates on behalf of the competent body P.ADY.TH SA. The [more...]

controls computer room The sanitary landfill of the Municipality of Andros was licensed by the Decentralized Administration of the Aegean (Department of Environment and Spatial Planning, No 36396, 21/09/2018). The license was issued after many years of effort of the Municipality of Andros to solve the environmental problems caused by the absence of systems for treating municipal waste. At September 18th, 2018 the environmental [more...]

controls computer room The European Business Awards for the Environment in Greece organized by The Directorate-General for Environment (DG Environment) of the European Commission, in collaboration with the Greek Association of Environmental Protection Companies (PASEPPE), were awarded under the auspices of the Hellenic Republic, the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (SEV) and the Central Union of Municipalities of Greece (KEDE). More, [more...]

controls computer room EPTA’s people (EPTA SA, Environmental Engineering Consultants www.epta.gr) have developed and operate an integrated waste recycling programme at their office premises separating at source 8 different streams.  More specifically, all offices have been equipped with paper and packaging recyclables, while a central Recycling Corner has been created covering the following streams: 1. Aluminium cans [more...]

controls computer room The Municipality of Igoumenitsa located in the Epiros Prefecture, has successfully developed a Sustainable Energy & Climate Action Plan (SECAP) within the framework of the Covenant of Mayors Initiative. EPTA S.A. has technically supported the Municipality to compile the SECAP and to choose the appropriate measures to reduce CO2 emissions by 40% until the year 2030. According to the Baseline [more...]

controls computer room The Municipality of Loutraki-Perachora-Ag.Theodoroi, completed the maturing studies for the construction of the first Green Point of the Region of Peloponnese, and one of the first 10 on the national level. The "green light" was given by the issuing of special terms from the Region of Peloponnese on 21/8/2018. Green Points provide an organized space where citizens can bring recyclables, edible oils [more...]

controls computer room United Nations Development Programme in the framework of its contribution in the issues of sustainable development in third countries, assigned to the consortium of Mostaqbal – EPTA the preparation of a full Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) for the construction/operation of Northern Shouneh Final Sorting Center and MSW Transfer Station Rehabilitation.   Under this contract, EPTA [more...]

controls computer room In a particularly festive atmosphere, Ecopolis 2018 Environmental Awards ceremony was held on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at the Milos Conference Center. Ecopolis Awards 2018 were organized for the 14th consecutive year by ECOCITY. The followgreen.gr web platform was developed by EPTA S.A. Environmental Consultants-Engineers, in collaboration with the Omniworks IT company. The [more...]

controls computer room The Municipality of Leros successfully obtained funding by the Operational Program “Infrastructure, Transport, Environment & and Sustainable Development 2014-2020″ for the implementation of “INTEGRATED SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT ACTIONS” of total budget 4.640.862 € for the island of Leros. In particular, the funding supports the implementation of the following projects: Sanitary Landfill [more...]

controls computer room The integrated management of industrial hazardous and non-hazardous solid waste in the Prefecture of Central Macedonia, and specifically in the region of Thessaloniki, constitutes a basic environmental issue to be addressed. Moreover, the lack of infrastructure and cost-effective management of industrial waste in Central Macedonia comprises a major barrier to the environmentally proper development [more...]

controls computer room The Municipality of Farsala in the southern Thessaly Prefecture has embarked on a programme to conduct an extensive upgrade for the street lighting within the sections of its territory. The Municipality has successfully developed the techno-economic design of the project, which will be financed with attractive rates by the Deposit and Loans Fund. The project includes a considerable refurbishment of the [more...]

controls computer room The Municipality of Chalkida has completed all studies for the construction of the Green Point located at the site of New Cemetery, Municipality of Chalkida, regional unity of Euboea. A financial request will be made followed by tender procedures for the construction works and the equipment of the Green Point. Shortly after construction will begin. The construction of the Green Point in Chalkida is foreseen [more...]

controls computer room The Municipality of Milos successfully secured funding from the Operational Program “Infrastructure, Transport, Environment & Sustainable Development 2014-2020″ for the implementation of “INTEGRATED SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT ACTIONS”. The total budget is 5.333.299 €. In particular, the funding supports the implementation of the following projects: Sanitary Landfill Site for the disposal of non-hazardous [more...]

controls computer room In the 2050 EU Energy Strategy, the EU has set a long-term goal for reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 80-95% when compared to 1990 levels. Recognizing the vital role that regional and local authorities have in meeting EU energy targets, the European Commission launched the CoM initiative in 2008 to endorse and support the efforts deployed by local authorities in the implementation of sustainable [more...]

controls computer room Following the general election of the  new Management Board members of the Hellenic Solid Waste Management Association (HSWMA national member of ISWA) held on 30.03.2018, the Board elected as Vice President the Managing Director of EPTA SA. More specifically the Board elected the following:   President: Alexandros Katsiampoulas , Director Group  ΤΙΤΑΝ S.A. Vice-President: George Iliopoulos [more...]

controls computer room Having approved funding, studies and the approval for the eartworks, the construction of the solid waste treatment plant of Thiva perfecture has begun. The owner of the project (The Regional Solid Waste Management Authority of Sterea Ellada S.A.) will acquire in the next months a modern waste management project which aims to recover materials (paper, plastic, metal, glass), energy (from anaerobic digestion [more...]

controls computer room The European Business Awards for the Environment reward companies of all sizes that have made an outstanding contribution to sustainable development. The Panhellenic Association of Environmental Protection Companies (PASEPPE) coordinates the evaluation in Greece, in cooperation with representatives from academic institutions, industries and scientific institutions under the auspices of the European Commission. [more...]

controls computer room The United Association of Solid Waste Management in Crete (ESDAK) along with the Municipality of Heraklion plan to develop and operate the first Environmental and Circular Economy Park in EU. The park will be developed in a public area of 27 ha which is located in Nea Alikarnassos, west of the city of Heraklion, south of the airport and north of the Heraklion Industrial Area. The whole project [more...]

controls computer room The Municipality of Serres in the Central Macedonia Prefecture has successfully developed the techno-economic design of an extensive upgrade for the street lighting within the sections of its territory. Τhe project will be financed with attractive rates, compared to those offered from the commercial Banks.       The project includes a considerable refurbishment of the street [more...]

controls computer room The European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), active in Greece and in developing countries, funded the Technico- economical Study for the assessment of sustainable Used Lead Acid Battery (ULAB) collection and recycling scheme in Jordan. The aim of the study is to define a sustainable and effective National System for the Management of ULAB in Jordan based on international best practices [more...]

controls computer room The Region of Epirus under the Peripheral Solid Waste Management Plan, following the commencement of construction of the solid waste treatment plant of Epirus Region through PPP, goes ahead with the construction of the accompanying works of 8 Waste Transfer Stations in Epirus. The project includes Waste Transfer Stations for Ioannina, Zitsa, Pogoni, Metsovo, Arta, Karaiskaki, Igoumenitsa, as well as [more...]

controls computer room In a particularly festive atmosphere, the Waste & Recycling Awards 2017 were held at the Radisson Blu Park Hotel on Wednesday, December 13, 2017. The Waste & Recycling Awards were organized for the 2nd time by Boussias Communications. EPTA S.A. Environmental Consultants-Engineers, in collaboration with the Omniworks’ IT company, developed the recycling revenue platform followgreen.gr. The [more...]

controls computer room The construction of the Sanitary Landfill of the South Rhodes has been completed with success and now it is in trial function. the Sanitary Landfill of the South Rhodes will accept the non-hazardous solid waste of the municipalities of South Rhodes, Lindos, Kamiros, Archangelos, Attavirou and Halkis Island. Its capacity will be 338.600 m3 and lifetime at least 12 years. The rehabilitation of the existing [more...]

controls computer room The Municipality of Zitsa, a historical municipality located within the Region of Epirus, has successfully developed an Energy Plan for 2030. EPTA S.A. has technically supported the Municipality to compile this Energy Plan and to choose the appropriate measures in order to reduce municipal CO2 emissions by 40%, by the year 2030. According to the Baseline Emission Inventory (BEI), in 2015, 4,442 [more...]

controls computer room Food waste is now collected separately in a new brown bin for organic waste in selected areas in the municipality of Chania. Collected bio-waste is sent to special treatment in the Recycling and Composting Plant of the Prefecture of Chania of DEDISA S.A. in order to produce compost of high quality. In this context, EPTA supports DEDISA S.A. regarding: The design and organization of the new bio-waste [more...]

controls computer room Signed at 21/7/2017 PPP Contract of Epirus MBT Plant, after the green light of the Greek Court of Auditors. The signatures of the contract for the MBT plant of Epirus Region is finalized between the Regional Authority of Epirus and the Contractor TERNA, guaranteed by the Greek Government. The solid waste treatment plant is designed to treat 72.000 tn/year residual mixed municipal waste and 8.000 tn/year [more...]

controls computer room The Municipality of Nea Smirni in the Attica Prefecture has successfully developed the techno-economic design of an extensive upgrade for the street lighting within its territory. Following a decision of the Municipal council, the project will be financed by the Greek Loan & Mortgage Bank in collaboration with the European Investment Bank, due to the attractive rates, compared to those offered [more...]

controls computer room The Greek Court of Auditors has approved the signing of the PPP contract for the solid waste treatment plant of Epirus Region between the Regional Authority of Epirus and the Contractor TERNA, guaranteed by the Greek Government.  Thus, the construction of the project is about to start. The operation of the project is expected to be made at the end of 2018. The solid waste treatment plant is designed [more...]

controls computer room After the recent reception of EU Funding (integration of the project to the Partnership Agreement 2014-2020), the project has a significant progress and is expected to be completed by the first quarter of 2018, insuring the integrated solid waste management in Fokida Prefecture.  The project involves the construction and operation of a Solid Waste Treatment Plant of capacity 6,250 tonnes/year of [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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) [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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. EPTA SA (www.epta.gr) during [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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), [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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), [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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, [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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: [more...]

controls computer room DATA4ACTION aims to foster energy data exchange and collaboration between public authorities and energy data providers. Energy data is crucial for identifying trends and priority sectors as well as developing targeted measures to support energy efficiency interventions and facilitate the transition to renewable and low carbon energy sources.   Would you like to participate in a joint exchange with [more...]

controls computer room The Covenant of Mayors initiative aims to support local authorities increase energy efficiency and the use of renewable energy sources in their territories, in order to help 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, [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]


controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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, [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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, [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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. In total, 21 energy studies for the energy upgrading of municipal buildings and sport [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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, [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

controls computer room 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 [more...]

EPTA’s new premises

controls computer room 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 [more...]

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