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Project number:


Business sector:

Natural resources

Notice type:


ESIA disclosed:

04 Mar 2016



Approval date:

04 May 2016

Project description

Up to US$ 75 million loan to Energean Oil and Gas S.A, of which USD$ 25 million are expected to be syndicated, to a Greek oil company, for the further development of its existing offshore oil fields in the Gulf of Kavala in Greece.

There is a Project Summary Document available for this project.

ESIA disclosure package

ESIA (full main report) English | Greek
Non-technical summary English | Greek
Stakeholder Engagement Plan (Annex 11 of ESIA) English | Greek
2013 Onshore ESIA document  Greek
2013 Onshore ESIA summary English | Greek
Draft ESAP English | Greek

ESIA Cover page and Table of Contents  English | Greek
ESIA Chapter 1 Introduction English | Greek
ESIA Chapter 2 Executive Summary English | Greek
ESIA Chapter 3 Summary Project Description English | Greek
ESIA Chapter 4 Objective and Rational English | Greek
ESIA Chapter 5 Project Compatibility English | Greek
ESIA Chapter 6 Project Description English | Greek
ESIA Chapter 7 Alternative Solutions English | Greek
ESIA Chapter 8 Environmental and Social Baseline English | Greek
ESIA Chapter 9 Environmental and Social Scoping English | Greek
ESIA Chapter 10 Emergencies and Risks English | Greek
ESIA Chapter 11 Impact Assessment English | Greek
ESIA Chapter 12 Mitigation and Management Measures English | Greek
ESIA Chapter 12 ESMMP English | Greek

ESIA Appendices Cover Page English | Greek
1 Relevant documentation (existing environmental permits)  Greek
2 Maps & drawings & PD&Is & PFDs English
3 Geophysics survey English
4 Specific ecological study English
5 Study of the benthic communities English
6.1 PAHs final report English
6.2 Chemical analysis pollution assessment English
7 Oil spill modeling English
8 Chemical use plan English | Greek
9 Waste management plan English | Greek
10 Noise figures English
11 Stakeholder Engagement Plan English | Greek
12 Chance of finds procedure for cultural heritage English | Greek
13 Contingency plan English | Greek
14 HSE plan English | Greek
15 Traffic management plan English | Greek
16 Construction management plan English | Greek
17 Biodiversity wildlife management plan English | Greek
18 Pollution prevention plan English | Greek
19 ESMMP English | Greek

Full ESIA availability

Full ESIA documentation is available locally at:

Energean’s Athens office (17th floor, Atrina Center 32, Kifissias Avenue, 151 25 Marousi, Greece, Tel: + 302108174200)

Energean’s Sigma Plant (Kavala Oil S.A.: Oil Plant, Nea Karvali, 64 006, Kavala, Tel.:+30 2510317201 )

Chamber of Commerce of Kavala: 50 Omonias Street, 653 02, Kavala, Tel.: +30 2510 222212

Chamber of Commerce of Chrysoupoli: 106 Venizelou, 64 200, Chrysoupoli

Thasos: ‘Makryammos Bungalows’ at Limenas, Tel.: +30 25930 22101


EBRD Resident Office in Athens, 6 Othonos Street, 5th Floor 105 57 Athens, Greece Tel: +30 211 1064 300
And (if available)  and click on the ESIA/ Prinos Development tab


Environmental or social enquiries

  • Energean Oil & Gas S.A., 17th floor, Atrina Center, 32 Kifissias Avenue, 151 25 Marousi, Athens, Greece, tel: +30 2108174200, fax: +30 2108174299; contact person Mr. Sotiris Chiotakis / Mrs. Alexandra Goutra.
  • Kavala Oil S.A., P.O. Box 8, 64006 Nea Karvali, Kavala, Greece, tel: +30 2510317201, fax: +30 2510317204; contact person Mr. Vassilis Tsetoglou.
  • Web site:
  • E-mail:

General enquiries

Irini Smaragdi
Tel: + 302108174200
Fax + 302108174299

This document was prepared at an early stage of project development, before consideration by the EBRD Board of Directors. Details of a project may change following disclosure.

Environmental and Social Impact Assessments and ESIA summaries are produced by project sponsors, and the EBRD makes them available without any comment or implied endorsement. Any views expressed or statements made in the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment or the ESIA Summary do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the EBRD.

Last updated 25 June 2014

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