At the heart of the interest of the three – day event on energy issues was EDA THESS during the 84th TIF, which received the congratulations from the Minister of Environment and Energy, Mr. Hatzidakis, for its strategic planning and development, as well as for its excellent organizational operation and the robust results associated with a targeted strategic policy.
The steady upward course of EDA THESS was confirmed by the closing of the Financial Statements for the 1st semester of 2019 and their approval by the Board of Directors. The robust financial and operational results throughout the Company's activities highlight its dynamic.
The contracts for the inclusion of 8 Municipal Buildings of Sofades Municipality - Karditsa in the natural gas network were signed at a meeting held by the General Manager of EDA THESS, Mr. L. Bakouras, the Manager of Network Development & New Connections in Thessaly, Mrs. E. Kalogirou and the Mayor of Sofades, Mr. A. Skarlos. During 2020, with the network expansion, the connection of the 3 remaining municipal buildings is expected to be completed.
The General Manager of EDA THESS, Mr. Leonidas Bakouras participated in the BoD meeting of Thessaloniki’s Chamber of Commerce and Industry, following an invitation received from the President, Mr. Yannis Masoutis and members of the Chamber.
The contracts for the use of natural gas in five schools of N. Anchialos were signed at a meeting held by the General Manager of EDA THESS, Mr. L. Bakouras, the Manager of Network Development & New Connections in Thessaly, Mrs. E. Kalogirou and the Mayor of Volos, Mr. A. Beos.
A workshop to inform the Distribution Users, was held on the initiative of EDA THESS at its premises, aiming the two-way opinions’ exchange, in the context of improving the Company’s services to its End Customers.
Press conferences were held by EDA THESS to media representatives in Thessaloniki and Larissa, in order to be informed about the Company's results, Strategic Planning and new Investments. The speakers' panel was attended by the General Manager of EDA THESS, Mr. Leonidas Bakouras, the Manager of Corporate Affairs, Mrs. Katerina Stachtari, the Manager of Network Development and New Connections, Mr. Michalis Stergiopoulos and the Manager of Network Development and New Connections in Thessaly, Mrs. Efthymia Kalogirou.
EDA THESS operates as the Natural Gas Distribution Network Operator, with the basic activities of developing, constructing, operating, maintaining and managing the Natural Gas Distribution Network in the areas of the License.
The General Manager, Mr. Leonidas Bakouras welcomed the Ambassador of Italy, Mr. Efisio Luigi Marras along with the commercial attaché, Mr. Enrico Barbato at EDA THESS’ premises in Larissa, on a visit that was held on Thursday 06/06/2019.
Impressive growth is recorded in the penetration of natural gas in Thessaloniki & Thessaly as the new connection contracts signed by households and businesses in May exceeded 1.900 in EDA THESS’ distribution network.