DEFA will have the exclusive right to import and supply natural gas to all consumers in Cyprus. DEFA issued a tender for the LNG Import Terminal infrastructure (comprising an FSRU, Jetty, pipelines and onshore facilities, and Operations and Maintenance) on October 5, 2018. The award is within 2019.
A special purpose subsidiary company ETYFA that will own and manage the LNG Import Terminal.
DEFA will construct gas transmission lines to connect all Power plants (existing or planned) and any industrial customers who need gas. It will also support bunkering and provision of gas for transportation.