The Greek Ministry for Energy and the Environment has awarded Kelemenis & Co. the legal support for the harmonization of the Greek primary and secondary legislation with the 3rd EU Energy Package

Following an open tender, the Greek Ministry for Energy and the Environment has awarded the consortium of Kelemenis & Co. (consortium leader) and LDK the legal support to the Ministry for the drafting of the Greek primary and secondary legislation for the approximation of the Greek electricity and natural gas legislation with the EU 3rd Energy Package. The project will include amongst others: (a) the review of the existing legal framework for the Greek energy market. (b) the review of the new of the requirements of the 3rd Energy Package. (c) the assessment of the likely impacts of the new provisions on the Greek energy market. (d) proposals regarding the approximation of the Greek legal framework to the requirements and demands of the 3rd Energy Package. (e) the drafting of all legislative acts that are necessary for transposing of the 3rd Energy Package into Greek law. (f) the assessment of the impact of the new market design on PPP and PFI initiatives. (g) the overall support to the Ministry for the implementation of the project The project will last 8 months and will end upon the submission of the legislative bills to the Greek Parliament.