Lithuania's Litgrid secures EUR 50 million from NIB to fund LitPol Link

The Lithuanian electricity transmission system operator Litgrid and Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) signed an agreement on Wednesday on a 50-million-euro loan for a period of ten years, said the company in a statement.
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