Floating LNG terminal "Independence" sails into Klaipėdaupdates

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The floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU), built for Lithuania’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal, sailed into the port of Klaipėda on Monday morning. At a welcoming ceremony in the afternoon, Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė and Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius said this was a groundbreaking achievement in the country's aspiration for energy independence.
Energy Minister Masiulis and President Grybauskaitė at LNG terminal's welcoming ceremony
© DELFI / Šarūnas Mažeika

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Floating LNG terminal "Independence" sails into Klaipėda
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