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International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Thursday, 21.08.2014, 19:02

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Lithuanian Amber Grid revenue in H1 amounted to EUR 25 mln

Lithuanian Amber Grid revenue in H1 amounted to EUR 25 mln

21.08.2014

During the first half of 2014, the revenue of company Amber Grid, the operator of Lithuania's natural gas transmission system, amounted to LTL 88,148,000 (EUR 25.5 million) of which 95% were the revenue from the transmission of natural gas via gas transmission pipelines to system users and transit to the Kaliningrad Region of the Russian Federation, reported LETA/ELTA the company.

Keyword tags: Baltic States – CIS, Energy, Gas, Lithuania



Litgas and Statoil sign long-term contract on gas supply for LNG terminal

Litgas and Statoil sign long-term contract on gas supply for LNG terminal

21.08.2014

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) supply and natural gas trading company Litgas, a part of energy company group Lietuvos Energija, will sign an agreement of strategic importance with Norwegian company Statoil, informs LETA/ELTA.

LESTO plans to improve electricity network reliability in Lithuania

LESTO plans to improve electricity network reliability in Lithuania

21.08.2014

Lithuanian electricity distribution company LESTO, serving more than 1.6 million customers, aims to improve network reliability and noticeably accelerate connection of the new objects to the grid. These goals are set in the company's strategy for 2014-2020, which was approved by the board, reported LETA/ELTA the company.


Biofuel price in Lithuania should be by EUR 8.7 per toe lower in winter

Biofuel price in Lithuania should be by EUR 8.7 per toe lower in winter

21.08.2014

As biofuel boiler houses in Lithuania prepare for the heating season, specialists forecast that in winter 2014-2015 the average biofuel price will be by LTL 30 (EUR 8.7) lower than last winter and will stand at LTL 657 (EUR 190) per tonne of oil equivalent (toe), reports LETA/ELTA.

Schneider invests EUR 10 mln into construction of new factory in Latvia

Schneider invests EUR 10 mln into construction of new factory in Latvia

20.08.2014

One of the world's leading energy management companies Schneider Electric will invest about EUR 10 million into the construction of a new Lexel factory in Latvia, Schneider Electric spokeswoman in Baltics Santa Rutka informed the business portal Nozare.lv, cites LETA.

20.08.2014

Gasum and Alexela present new LNG terminal options to EU Commission

Finnish energy company Gasum Oy and Estonian energy company AS Alexela Energia presented yesterday at the European Commission the alternative models of cooperation of the liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal to be built by the Gulf of Finland, LETA/Public Broadcasting reports.

19.08.2014

President dismisses Lithuanian energy minister

President of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaite has signed a decree by which, based on the Constitution and following Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevicius' proposal, Minister of Energy Jaroslav Neverovich is going to be dismissed on 25 August, reports LETA/Nozare.lv.

19.08.2014

Climate plan in Estonia prescribes reduction of oil shale energy pollution by 2050

The Estonian government decided last week in favour of a strategy that reduces CO2 emissions in Estonia by 75% by the year 2050 as compared to 1990; according to the Minister of the Environment, the trend could be in the direction of less polluting oil shale use, LETA/Eesti Päevaleht reports.

19.08.2014

Estonia and Finland submit financing application for Balticconnector studies

AS EG Võrguteenus and Gasum OY submitted to the European Commission the application for financing of studies for the Balticconnector gas pipeline linking Estonian and Finnish gas transmission grids, LETA/Postimees Online reports.

19.08.2014

Uralkhim subsidiary acquires Ventamonjaks

The Ventspils company Ventamonjaks has been acquired by Despina Capital, a company where 55% of shares belong to the Cyprus-registered Uralchem Freight, a subsidiary of the Uralkhim company, and 45% to the Latvia-registered joint-stock company Halcyon Capital, informs LETA/Nozare.lv.

18.08.2014

In July, electricity in Lithuania and Latvia was most expensive since January

In July 2014, electricity price in Lithuania and Latvia was on average LTL 0.198 (EUR 0.057) per kilowatt hour. It grew by approximately 60% since January, reports LETA/ELTA.

18.08.2014

Lithuanian Seimas speaker meets with Ukrainian counterpart

Ukrainian Parliament Speaker Oleksandr Turchynov has arrived in Lithuania to attend the Conference of the Speakers of the NB8 (Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Iceland, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia) Parliaments, which begins on Monday in resort town Palanga, reports LETA/ELTA.

18.08.2014

GDP would suffer 10% reduction if Russia terminated all agreements with Latvia

If Russia decided to terminate all of its agreements with Latvia, including on energy supply, Latvia's gross domestic product would suffer a 10% reduction, Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma (Unity) said in an interview with Latvian State Radio today, cites LETA.

18.08.2014

Riga Court approved of Winergy legal remedy plan

On August 15th, the Riga City Central District Court approved a legal remedy plan for the wind power company Winergy, owned by the Estonia-registered Wind One company, informs LETA.

15.08.2014

Sale of Eesti Energia Võrguehitus completed

The sale of Eesti Energia’s subsidiary, Eesti Energia Võrguehitus, to Leonhard Weiss Baltic Holding, was completed on Thursday, Estonia's state-owned electricity producer Eesti Energia announced, cites LETA.

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