Cyprus struggles with a chaotic energy policy marked by failed natural gas integration attempts and economically irrational renewable energy strategies, leading to high carbon emissions fines for the country. The controversial Vasiliko LNG terminal project exemplifies the challenges faced, with soaring costs, lack of competitive bidding, and a strained publicprivate partnership adding to the complexities of Cyprus’ energy landscape.
common agricultural policy (cap)
The €12 million investment in rural Cyprus aims to foster sustainable development and improve economic prospects for rural areas. The funds will be distributed among four district action groups over five years, supporting targeted projects for community development as part of the EU 20232027 Common Agricultural Policy plan.