Hellenic Petroleum (http://www.hellenic-petroleum.gr) is a dynamic Group with solid foundations, holding a leading position in the Greek energy sector as well as in the greater area of Southeast Europe.

The Group’s range of activities includes:
  • Supply, Refining and Trading of petroleum products, both in Greece and abroad.
  • Fuels Oil Marketing, both in Greece and abroad.
  • Petrochemicals/Chemicals Production and Trading.
  • Oil & Gas Exploration and Production.
  • Power Generation & Trading and Natural Gas.
  • Renewable Energy Sources Production and Trading.
  • Provision of Consulting and Engineering services to hydrocarbon related project.
  • Participation in the transportation of crude oil and products (pipe-lines, sea transportation).

The Group has successfully completed a 5-year investment plan amounting to €3bn, including the upgrade of the Elefsina Refinery, the largest private manufacturing investment in Greece. The new refinery has a significant impact on the Group’s profitability, while accruing multiple benefits for the environment, the employment and the national economy.

The role of HELPE within the project is that of the technology end-user of solar hydrogen and will contribute to the technoeconomic process evaluation and the analysis of the technology's industrial scale-up potential.