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Saturday, 21.01.2017, 02:10
– Some 1.997 terawatt-hours (TWh) of electricity was generated from renewable resources in Lithuania in 2016, up by 23.4 % from, 1.602 TWh, in the year before, the Lithuanian Wind Power Association said on Wednesday, citing power transmission system operator Litgrid reports LETA/BNS.
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Vilnius Mayor Remigijus Simasius expects that the state of emergency that has been declared in the capital due to an environmental disaster will be lifted shortly, informs LETA/BNS.
Estonia's Minister of Culture Indrek Saar intends to declare the dam of the Linnamae hydroelectric power plant on Jagala River in North Estonia a cultural monument, reports LETA/BNS.
Neste will supply the listed Estonian shipper Tallink with low sulphur fuel in 2017 as well, said LETA/BNS.
he Tallinn city government informed Estonia's animal rights organizations on Thursday morning that it will refuse a public event permit in the future to circuses using wild animals in their programs, reports LETA/BNS.
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.
In the latest Climate Change Performance index, Latvia received the highest score among the Baltic states, the Environment Protection and Regional Development Ministry informed LETA.