The National Centre Natural Sciences Research “Demokritos” and the “Lefkippos” Technology Park welcomed Prime Minister Mr. Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Wednesday, January 17th.
The Prime Minister was accompanied by the Minister of Development Mr. Kostas Skrekas, the Deputy Minister of Development Mr. Maximos Senetakis, the Secretary General of Research and Innovation Dr. Athanasios Kyriazis and the elected Mayor of Agia Paraskevi, Mr. Yiannis Mylonakis.
During the visit, the Prime Minister was guided around the premises of the Technology Park and talked to scientists and founders of startup and spinoff companies based in the campus. He was then given a tour of the Protavio offices, the Solmeyea facilities and the CYRUS Hydrogen Station.
CYRUS’s Co-Founder Dr. Athanasios Stubos noted: “The CYRUS team had the pleasure and honor to welcome the Prime MInister and show him around the first in the country integrated facility for green hydrogen production, storage, compression and use in light vehicles. The facility (with water and sun as “raw materials”) demonstrates how the green fuel of the future – hydrogen – can be used in transport and incorporates innovative technology developed by CYRUS, a spinoff company of NCSR Demokritos.”