Wednesday, 14 October 2009

Thursday, 15 October 2009 / Blog Action Day

Climate change;

The story is simple: we need energy and energy production and energy consumption is affecting the environment. The country known for sun and wind from ancient times is mainly using coal with 33 coal power plants existing in Western Macedonia, Evia island, Attica peninsula, Peloponnese and in the Ionian islands and has constructed more than 44 hydroelectric dams. The last decade gas is also used, coming from Russia (Gazexport - passing through the Greek-Bulgarian border) & Algeria (in liquid form transferred with ships to Revithousa island near Athens). The current situation is not a good one, at least that is what all say. But what the future would be like;

The energy you don’t use is the most environmentally friendly one…lets start by turning off the lights we don’t use. Goodnight with the hope that today - Blog Action Day* – is going to unite us against climate change!

* Blog Action Day ’09: Climate change / Blog Action Day is an annual event that unites the world's bloggers in posting about the same issue on the same day on their own blogs with the aim of sparking discussion around an issue of global importance. Blog Action Day 2009 will be the largest-ever social change event on the web. One day. One issue. Thousands of voices. (info:

Wednesday, 7 October 2009

Saturday, 3rd October - Sunday, 4th October 2009 / Thessaloniki (GR)

My interview about Challenge Europe* at ‘Zo sti Thessaloniki’ (Living in Thessaloniki) of TA NEA Newspaper (3-4/10/2009)

*Challenge Europe, a three-year project that aspires to make a definite and lasting impact on the climate change debate, and is ambitious in its aim to accelerate change to a low carbon future (more info: