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Thursday, 08.12.2016, 11:51
The Estonian transmission system operator Elering has announced a public procurement to find the designer and constructor of the Estonian section of the third Estonian-Latvian power connection, the total cost of which will be 172 mln euros, reports LETA/BNS.
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Lithuania's state energy group Lietuvos Energija (Lithuanian Energy) and European Investment Bank (EIB) on Monday signed a loan of 190 mln euros for the biomass and waste-fired cogeneration plant in Vilnius.
Rubesa: next year's tasks of the Rail Baltic/Rail Baltica project – to achieve project maturity and implement efficient use of resources30.11.2016
On November 30, 2016 an international conference organized by the Ministry of Transport of Republic of Latvia named “Progress of project Rail Baltic/Rail Baltica 2016” was held in Riga, where the representatives of the ministries and implementing bodies informed about their achieved progress in each of the Baltic states. Among the spokesperson in the conference were representatives from the three Baltic states including the CEO and Chairperson of the Board of the joint venture RB Rail AS –Baiba Rubesa.
Officials from the Latvian Ministry of Transport met on Tuesday with members of the governing board of the Tartu chapter of the Estonian Free Party to inform the latter that the route of Rail Baltic in Latvia has already been endorsed by the Cabinet of Ministers and will not be changed, writes LETA/BNS.
According to Statistics Estonia, in the 3rd quarter of 2016 compared to the same quarter of the previous year, the total production of Estonian construction enterprises in Estonia and foreign countries increased 0.5%.
Preparations for construction of the multifunctional shopping and recreation center Akropole got under way at 257 Maskavas Street in Riga today, as Akropole representative Kristine Bambe told LETA.
Data of the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that, compared to September, in October 2016 the level of construction costs in Latvia dropped by 0.1%. Prices of building materials, as well as maintenance and operational costs of machinery and equipment reduced by 0.2%, whereas labour remuneration of workers grew by 0.3%.