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Friday, 31.10.2014, 10:21
On Tuesday morning, the LNG tanker Golar Seal is bringing a test cargo of the liquefied natural gas (LNG) – around 107,000 cubic metres of gas – to the Klaipeda LNG terminal, informs LETA/ELTA.
Keyword tags: Energy, EU – Baltic States, Gas, Lithuania, Transport
The LNG storage vessel Independence for the liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal arrived in Klaipeda on Monday. Attending the welcoming ceremony, Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevicius stressed that this is a historic day not only for Lithuania, but for the Baltic region as a whole, reported LETA/ELTA, referring to the PM's press service.
Estonian Minister of Foreign Trade and Entrepreneurship Anne Sulling said in a speech at the arrival ceremony of the floating LNG terminal in Klaipeda on Monday that the LNG terminal increases energy independence of Lithuania as well as all Baltic States, reports LETA.
President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended the welcoming ceremony for the arrival of the liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage vessel "Independence" in Klaipėda. This terminal is a guarantor of energy and geopolitical security that will ensure energy self-sufficiency and security of Lithuania, reported BC press service of the president.
On a windy Monday morning, the liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage vessel Independence reached the gate of Klaipeda Seaport, reports LETA/ELTA.
Chairmen of the European Union Affairs Committees of the parliaments of the Baltic states and Poland, who met in Narva, North East Estonia on Saturday, confirmed the cooperation willingness in the disconnection of the Baltic power networks from Russia in order to ensure energy security, reports LETA, referring to Riigikogu press service.
Estonian Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas, who attends the European Council meeting in Brussels, discussed on Thursday with Prime Minister of Finland Alexander Stubb also concluding an interstate agreement that would help achieve progress in the Estonian-Finnish gas pipeline and LNG terminal issues, LETA/Delfi Ärileht writes.