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Wednesday, 19.06.2013, 05:32
Lithuania-based oil company Klaipedos Nafta announced that the Special Plan for Construction of the Liquefied Natural Gas Terminal, Related Infrastructure and Gas Pipeline was approved by the Order of the Energy Minister of the Republic of Lithuania, dated June 13, 2013, informed LETA the company.
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Chief presidential advisor on economic and social policy issues Nerijus Udrenas says that construction of liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal is proceeding on schedule and construction of the terminal is expected to approach the end by 2014, informs LETA/ELTA.
Lithuania's Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevicius during his visit to Turkmenistan on Monday toured the Turkmenbashi complex of oil refineries and was interested in the possibilities of cooperation with Turkmenistan in the sector of gas, informs LETA/ELTA.
The Friday issue of Helsingin Sanomat wrote that the Finnish natural gas company Gasum believes in the victory of the Finnish Inkoo in the competition between Estonia and Finland over building a regional LNG terminal, the location for which will be chosen by the European Commission, LETA/Äripäev writes.
Lithuanian oil and gas exploration company LL Investicijos, whose 50% stake belongs to the U.S. oil company Chevron, is planning to begin exploratory drilling by Stempliai village in the district of Silute, informs LETA/ELTA, referring to Lietuvos rytas.
Municipal passenger carrier company in Jurmala – Jūrmala – SV, reports that in a couple of months its buses will be running on Latvia-produced bio-gas, writes LETA.
Implementation of EU 3rd Energy package in Lithuanian natural gas sector moves forward according to the plan – the spin-off of the natural gas transmission activity form the Company Lietuvos dujos has begun on June 11, reports LETA/ELTA.