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International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Friday, 25.09.2020, 12:40

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Lithuania will once again turn to EU energy commissioner over Astravyets

Lithuania will once again turn to EU energy commissioner over Astravyets

25.09.2020

As Belarus plans to launch the Astravyets nuclear power plant's first reactor in November, Lithuania will once again ask Brussels to ensure that the nuclear facility does not come online until stress-test recommendations are implemented, LETA/BNS informed.

Keyword tags: Belarus, Energy, Energy Market, EU – Baltic States, Lithuania, Nuclear power plant



Estonia: Roofit.solar developing planning software for electricity-producing roofs

Estonia: Roofit.solar developing planning software for electricity-producing roofs

24.09.2020

Estonian solar roof manufacturer Roofit.solar is developing software that enables the planning of electricity-producing roofs as well as traditional metal roofs, writes LETA/BNS.

Ignitis Group concluded a financing agreement with the European Investment Bank

Ignitis Group concluded a financing agreement with the European Investment Bank

23.09.2020

On 23 September Ignitis Grupė signed the contract with the European Investment Bank (EIB) for the loan of EUR 110 mln which will be used by Energijos skirstymo operatorius (ESO) to implement an IT solution for smart meters and their data collection and management.The loan duration fixed in the contract is up to 16 years. No additional measures that would guarantee performance of additional obligations (guarantees, securities, mortgage, etc.) are provided in this contract, informed company.


Baltic Survey: Lithuanians Support the Use of Electric Cars More than Latvians and Estonians

Baltic Survey: Lithuanians Support the Use of Electric Cars More than Latvians and Estonians

23.09.2020

Within the next few years, the number of electric cars on Latvian roads will increase significantly. Within five years, almost a quarter of people, or 23%, plan on purchasing an electric vehicle, while the leader in electric car use in the Baltics could be Lithuania, where there is the greatest public support, with 92% of the public rating the use of electric cars favourably, according to a survey of residents of the Baltics by Citadele Bank and Norstat.

Throughput at Butinge crude terminal fell by 19% in Jan-Aug

Throughput at Butinge crude terminal fell by 19% in Jan-Aug

23.09.2020

Orlen Lietuva's Butinge crude terminal handled 5.152 million tons of oil in January through August 2020, down 19.4% from 6.393 million tons a year ago, reports LETA/BNS.


22.09.2020

Lithuania: Ignitis Grupe's fund invests EUR 0.3 mln. into Swedish startup Eliq

Ignitis Inovaciju Fondas (Ignitis Innovation Fund), an investment fund established by Ignitis Grupe (Ignitis Group), Lithuania's state-owned energy group, has invested 295,000 euros in Eliq, a Swedish startup creating software solutions for the energy sector, the group said.

22.09.2020

Lithuanian Seimas adopts resolution on Belarus' threat to nuclear safety in Europe

The Seimas of Lithuania has on Tuesday adopted a resolution stating that the Astravyets nuclear power plant in Belarus, now nearing completion, poses a threat to nuclear safety of the whole of Europe, therefore preparatory work for its operation, which is absolutely unacceptable due to the existing political instability, should be immediately suspended, informs LETA/BNS.

22.09.2020

Latvia: MPC to be cut by 23% in 2021

On Tuesday the government supported the Economics Ministry's proposal to cut the mandatory purchase component (MPC) on electricity in 2021 by 23% to EUR 17.51 per MWh, reported LETA.

22.09.2020

Litgrid: Kaliningrad power system's isolated operation test went smoothly

The Kaliningrad power system's isolated operation test did not cause any problems over the weekend, Lithuania's power transmission system operator Litgrid said, cites LETA/BNS.

21.09.2020

In August, the industrial producer price index increased by 1.1% in Estonia

According to Statistics Estonia, in August, the producer price index of industrial output increased by 1.1% compared to July 2020 and decreased by 2.2% compared to August 2019.

21.09.2020

Harju Elekter in Sweden to upgrade electrical substation for EUR 3.5 mln

The Swedish subsidiary of listed Estonian electrical equipment manufacturer Harju Elekter Group, SEBAB AB, signed a 3.5 million euro electrical project contract with the administrative body Region Stockholm, which is responsible for public transport; the contract will be the basis for the major refurbishment of the Slussen metro station's substation, informs LETA/BNS.

21.09.2020

Estonia might become flag country for environment friendly ships

In choosing its path of development in maritime affairs, Estonia should focus of environment friendliness and aim to become a flag country for green ships, it appears from a study to be published soon, informs LETA/BNS.

21.09.2020

Usakovs and Ameriks too voted against Nord Stream 2 resolution at EU Parliament

Not only did MEP from Latvia Tatjana Zdanoks (Latvian Union of Russians) vote against the European Parliament resolution demanding that sanctions against the Russian Federation should be strengthened and the construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline should be halted over the poisoning of Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny, but also MEPs Nils Usakovs (Harmomy) and Andris Ameriks (Honor to Serve Riga), informs LETA.

18.09.2020

Investors advised by J.P. Morgan buy Nordic, Baltic energy provider Adven

Investment companies Infracapital and AMP Capital announced on Friday that they have agreed the sale of their combined ownership interest in Adven, a leading provider of energy solutions across the Nordics and Baltics, to institutional investors advised by J.P. Morgan Asset Management, reports LETA/BNS.

18.09.2020

New Novatek LNG cargo arrives in Lithuania's Klaipeda

A new cargo of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Russia's Novatek arrived in the Lithuanian port of Klaipeda on Friday, marking the 49th such shipment in the outgoing gas year, writes LETA/BNS.

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