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Lithuanian MFA: Latvia won't block Astravyets electricity, as it wants freight

Lithuanian MFA: Latvia won't block Astravyets electricity, as it wants freight

21.07.2017

After Latvia's foreign minister restated the country's plans not to block electricity generated by the Astravyets nuclear power plant (NPP), Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius does not rule out the move is due to economic reasons, informs LETA/BNS.

Keyword tags: Baltic States – CIS, Energy, Latvia, Legislation, Lithuania, Port, Transport



Lithuania's Enerstena bags EUR 3 mln biomass boiler plant contract in Latvia

Lithuania's Enerstena bags EUR 3 mln biomass boiler plant contract in Latvia

20.07.2017

Lithuania's energy construction group Enerstenos Grupe (Enerstena Group) has signed a contract worth over 3 million euros to build a 10-megawatt (MW) biomass boiler plant at a wood processing facility of Latvia's AmberBirch, reports LETA/BNS.

First concrete coated pipes for Nord Stream 2 delivered to Hanko

First concrete coated pipes for Nord Stream 2 delivered to Hanko

18.07.2017

The first concrete weight coated (CWC) pipes for the planned 1,200 kilometre Nord Stream 2 twin pipelines arrived on July 17th by rail at the Port of Koverhar in Hanko, Finland. Approximately 200 kilometres of CWC pipes will be transported by train to Koverhar between mid-July and the third quarter of 2017, to be stored in the port until the start of construction in 2018, reported BC Nord Stream’s press service.


Latvian PM praises Spain's contribution to strengthening security in the region

Latvian PM praises Spain's contribution to strengthening security in the region

18.07.2017

Latvia’s Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis (Greens/Farmers) during a meeting with Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy today praised Spain’s contribution to strengthening security in the region, informs LETA.

2 mid-level managers of VKG in Estonia suspected of bribe-taking

2 mid-level managers of VKG in Estonia suspected of bribe-taking

18.07.2017

Police on July 5 arrested two mid-level managers of the Viru Keemia Grupp (VKG) subsidiaries VKG Energia OU and VKG Soojus AS as suspects in bribe-taking, informs LETA/BNS.


17.07.2017

President: Latvia wants to strengthen cooperation with Azerbaijan in transport

Latvia wants to strengthen cooperation with Azerbaijan in transport, especially international transport corridor North-South, said Latvian President Raimonds Vejonis in a press conference after the meeting with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev on July 17th, reports LETA.

17.07.2017

Latvian EcoMin: LNG terminal in Skulte would have advantage

A liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal in Latvia’s Skulte port would have a great technological advantage, said Latvian Economics Minister Arvils Aseradens in an interview with LETA.

14.07.2017

Concrete weight coating begins for Nord Stream 2 pipes

Nord Stream 2 contractor Wasco Coatings Germany has begun concrete weight coating pipes for the project in the port of Mukran on the Baltic Sea island of Rügen. Up to 90,000 pipes will be coated by the end of 2018 at the location, which is once again the logistics hub for pipeline construction after filling that role for the existing Nord StreamPipeline. Currently 39,000 pipes are already at a specially prepared storage area after being transported there from the Europipe factory in Mülheim an der Ruhr beginning in October 2016, informs BC Nord Stream’s press service.

14.07.2017

Latvian gasoline and diesel fuel imports drop in January-May

In January-May 2017, Latvian gasoline imports dropped 8.6% from the first five months of 2016, while diesel fuel imports fell 8.5% year-on-year, the Central Statistical Bureau reported LETA.

14.07.2017

EU: Lithuania's Western Baltija Shipbuilding should recover excise duty for fuel

Vakaru Baltijos Laivu Statykla (Western Baltija Shipbuilding), a Lithuanian group indirectly controlled by Estonia's BLRT Grupp, should recover the excise duty paid for the fuel it supplied to the freight ship it constructed in 2013, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) ruled on July 12th, informs LETA/BNS.

13.07.2017

Nelja Energia not to build Hiiumaa offshore wind farm before 2020

Given the present low electricity prices, the Estonian renewable energy producer Nelja Energia AS will not start developing offshore wind farms before 2020, informs LETA/BNS.

13.07.2017

Vitol Netherlands will make mandatory takeover bid in Latvijas Kugnieciba shares

The Latvian Finance and Capital Market Commission (FKTK) has allowed Vitol Netherlands B.V., a shareholder in Latvijas Kugnieciba (LASCO) shipping company, to make a mandatory takeover bid, said FKTK spokeswoman Laima Auza, cites LETA.

12.07.2017

Lithuania to buy another LNG shipment from US

Lithuania's natural gas supply and trade company Lietuvos Duju Tiekimas (Lithuanian Gas Supply, or LDT) will purchase the second shipment of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the United States, informs LETA/BNS.

12.07.2017

UAE minister in Lithuania calls for intensified trade

Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the United Arab Emirates, said in Lithuania on July 11th that the countries should make efforts to step up mutual trade, reports LETA/BNS.

11.07.2017

Estonian Coop's revenue climbs to EUR 314 mln in 2016

The consolidated revenue of Coop Eesti Keskuhistu, parent group of the operations of the retailer Coop in Estonia, grew 5.1% year over year to 313.9 million euros in 2016 and net profit expanded 12.4% to 2.4 million euros, informs LETA/BNS.

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