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  11/8/2012, Cheshvan 23, 5773

Israel, Cyprus, Greece to Open Working Groups on Energy

Energy and Water Minister Uzi Landau concluded an agreement, Thursday, with Cypriot Energy and Commerce Minister Neoclis Sylikiotis and Deputy Greek Energy Minister Assimakis Papageorgiou on the establishment of two working groups in the field of energy.

Meeting in Nicosia, the ministers decided to create a working group regarding the establishment of an underwater power cable between Israel and Cyprus and another to Greece. The second working group would explore setting up an energy corridor between the countries.