Lithuanian ministers to inspect security at Klaipėda LNG terminal

Friday, August 19, 2016 10:06
LNG Terminal
DELFI (E.Skardžiaus nuotr.)
Lithuanian Interior Minister Tomas Žilinskas and Energy Minister Rokas Masiulis are going to Klaipėda on Friday to inspect security arrangements at the liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Belarus 'admits difficulties at Astravyets nuclear plant' - Lithuanian PM

Thursday, August 11, 2016 15:09
By replacing the body of the reactor of the Astravyets Nuclear Power Plant that is being built close to the Lithuanian border, Belarus admits facing difficulties in construction safety, says Lithuania's Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius, adding that the step should be welcomed.

Drunk German yachtsman nearly crashes into Lithuania's oil terminal

Wednesday, August 10, 2016 17:20
A recent incident near an oil terminal owned by the Polish company Orlen has drawn attention to security at the facility which is a vital part of Lithuania's energy infrastructure. If the company cannot protect it, the Lithuanian state may have to step in, the interior minister has commented.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Belarusian president tells Lithuania to stop complaining and cooperate on nuclear plant

Friday, August 5, 2016 10:02
Alexander Lukashenko
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Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko has said that Lithuania should think of helping his country run the nuclear power plant, which Vilnius has vehemently criticized as unsafe.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

EC to look into Lithuania's complaints over Belarusian nuclear plant

Thursday, August 4, 2016 15:09
The European Commission is looking into the address filed by three Lithuanian ministers about the Belarusian nuclear power plant under construction in Astravyets, some 50 km from Vilnius.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Fire incident reported at decommissioned Ingalina nuclear plant

Wednesday, August 3, 2016 09:51
Rising smoke was noticed above Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant, a facility in the process of decommissioning in eastern Lithuania, on Monday evening.

Lithuanian minister dismisses 'childish' explanations about incident at Astravyets plant

Monday, August 1, 2016 16:12
Rosatom, the Russian company which is building reactors for Astravyets Nuclear Power Plant, has downplayed a recent incident at the facility, but Lithuania's environment minister says the explanation is "childish".To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

What are the dangers of Astravyets Nuclear Power Plant to Lithuania?

Friday, July 29, 2016 09:20
Lithuania is stepping up its opposition to the nuclear power plant that Belarus is building in Astravyets, just across the common border, after reports of incidents at the construction site is coming in. A leading energy expert explains the dangers of the plant and what could be done to mitigating them.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

IAEA experts, not Lithuanian politicians, should go to Astravyets - environment minister

Thursday, July 28, 2016 12:10
Environment Minister Kęstutis Trečiokas thinks that Lithuanian politicians should not go to Belarus' Astravyets nuclear power plant construction site before it is visited by experts from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Shutdown the only way to ensure safety at Astravyets plant - Belarus opposition figure

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 12:57
The only way to ensure safety at the Astravyets Nuclear Power Plant, which is under construction just 20km from the Lithuanian border, is shutting down the project, says Nikolai Ulasevich of the Belarusian opposition United Civil Party.

Incidents at Belarus nuclear plant 'prove Lithuania's concerns are justified' - Grybauskaitė

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 15:01
Incidents at Astravyets power plant, a nuclear facility that Belarus is building close to its border with Lithuania, show that Vilnius has grounds to be concerned about the project's safety, President Dalia Grybauskaitė said on Tuesday.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Initiative to ban electricity from Belarus nuclear plant moves on to Seimas

Thursday, July 21, 2016 16:47
The Lithuanian parliament will discuss a citizens' legislative initiative to bar market access for electricity from a nuclear power plant under construction in Belarus, just 50 kilometres from Vilnius.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Lithuanian electricity prices slashed by increased competition

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 09:44
Lithuania's electricity prices are falling fast with rising electricity producer competition in the Baltic region.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Nordbalt interconnector back up and running

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 11:14
The Norbalt electricity interconnector that links Lithuania with Swedish and Scandinavian power markets is up and running again after suffering a number of porblems.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Stockholm arbitration ruling in Lithuania-Gazprom case 'not a total loss'

Thursday, June 23, 2016 08:51
A four-year-long dispute between the Lithuanian government and Russia‘s gas company Gazprom over €1.4 billion sought by Lithuania at Stockholm arbitration court over overcharging for gas supplies has ended in failure of both parties to prove the validity of their claims.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Lithuania's €1.4bn claim against Gazprom rejected by Stockholm arbitration court

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 14:57
A Stockholm arbitration court, which examined Lithuania’s €1.4-billion suit against Russia’s gas supplier Gazprom over overcharging for gas supplies, has found no guilt on Gazprom’s part, Lithuania’s energy minister has said.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

'No clear answers' at Lithuania-Belarus consultations over Astravyets nuclear plant

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 09:10
Lithuanian representatives who are holding meetings with Belarusian officials on Astravyets Nuclear Power Plant say they do not get answers to all the questions they have about safety at the facility.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Polish natural gas projects threaten Gazprom’s grip in Central and Eastern Europe

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 09:58
On May 17, Polish state-owned natural gas pipeline network operator Gaz-System S.A. published its updated strategy for 2016–2025. A noteworthy new element in the document is the plan to create a natural gas hub in Poland, aimed at establishing a regional gas market in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE).

MEPs attack Commission for failing 'to grasp seriousness of situation' on Belarus nuclear plant

Tuesday, June 7, 2016 09:14
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Members of the European Parliament say the European Commission lacks resolve in dealing with Astravyets Nuclear Power Plant, a facility being built by Belarus close to the Lithuanian border, LRT reports.

Is Poland illegally throttling energy imports from Lithuania?

Monday, June 6, 2016 13:15
DELFI / Valdas Kopūstas
Lithuanian and Polish energy market regulators have begun to investigate whether the Polish electricity grid operator PSE is violating European Union rules through its limit on Lithuanian energy imports.