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International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Monday, 20.11.2017, 23:03

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Output of Kaunas hydro plant up by 25% in 9 months

Output of Kaunas hydro plant up by 25% in 9 months

17.11.2017

Lithuania's largest hydro power plant – Kaunas Hydro Power Station operated by state-owned electricity production group Lietuvos Energijos Gamyba (Lithuanian Energy Production, or LEG) – raised its electricity output by nearly one fourth in the first nine months of this year, as compared with the same period of 2016, informs LETA/BNS.

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Lithuania's ESO may invest EUR 219 mln in mass installation of smart meters

Lithuania's ESO may invest EUR 219 mln in mass installation of smart meters

17.11.2017

Lithuania's Energijos Skirstymo Operatorius (Energy Distribution Operator, or ESO) plans to invest around 219 million euros in installing some 2 million smart electricity and gas meters within five years, informs LETA/BNS.

Crude imports via Butinge up 4.4% in January-October

Crude imports via Butinge up 4.4% in January-October

17.11.2017

Lithuania's Butinge crude terminal, which is owned by Orlen Lietuva, the Lithuanian unit of Poland's PKN Orlen, handled 8.047 million tons of crude during the first ten months of 2017, up by 4.4% year-on-year, informs LETA/BNS.


Klaipeda port posts 5.5% growth in January-October cargo traffic

Klaipeda port posts 5.5% growth in January-October cargo traffic

16.11.2017

The Lithuanian seaport of Klaipeda handled 35.129 million tons of cargo in January through October 2017, a rise of 5.5% from 33.292 million tons a year ago, the port's authority informed LETA/BNS.

Klaipedos Nafta to invest up to EUR 21 mln in embankment reconstruction

Klaipedos Nafta to invest up to EUR 21 mln in embankment reconstruction

15.11.2017

Lithuania's oil product and liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminals operator Klaipedos Nafta (Klaipeda Oil) intends to invest up to 20.9 million euros (including VAT) in reconstruction of embankments, reports LETA/BNS.


15.11.2017

4energia eyes expanding wind park in west Lithuania

4energia, a company owned by Estonia's Nelja Energia that already operates five wind mill parks in Lithuania, plans new investments and intends to build a new park of up to 40 megawatts (MW) in the Silute district, western Lithuania, informs LETA/BNS.

15.11.2017

Orlen economist in Vilnius: crude refineries must be modernized

Orlen's chief economist says that modernization may help increase the competitiveness of the Polish group's crude refineries, noting that new technologies and process digitalization is a must as refining margins will go down sooner or later., writes LETA/BNS.

10.11.2017

Commission's proposal to cut transport emissions

In a joint proposal (8.xi.2017) by two Commissioners, Miguel Arias Cañete and Maroš Šefčovič, the Commission suggested carbon emissions reduction target for cars and vans of 30 percent by 2030 compared to 2021 levels. However, the Commissioner from Germany, Günther Oettinger, has formally decided to push the matter to a debate and vote rather than wave the proposal through the EU institutions.

10.11.2017

Hitachi closing office in Lithuania

Japan's Hitachi, a corporation that was due to build the new Visaginas nuclear power plant in Lithuania, is closing down its mission established in the Baltic state nearly six years ago, informs LETA/BNS.

09.11.2017

Ventspils port saw 12% growth of cargo turnover in January-October

The terminals based in the north-western Latvian port of Ventspils reloaded 1.1 million tons of cargo in October this year, and the cargo turnover in the first ten months of 2017 totaled 17.3 million tons, which is by 1.8 million tons or 12% more than in the same period last year, the port informed LETA.

09.11.2017

Alexela: Estonia loses EUR 50 mln of fuel excise duty receipts annually

According to a member of the board of Alexela Group, Alan Vaht, the state loses 50 million euros a year due to raising the fuel excise duty, the daily Postimees reports, cites LETA/BNS.

08.11.2017

Nord Stream 2 submits revised compensation concept

Nord Stream 2 AG has submitted a revised compensation concept to the Stralsund Mining Authority, the authority responsible for carrying out the permitting procedure and issuing the permit for the route of the Nord Stream 2 Pipeline in German coastal waters, reports BC Nord Stream’s press service.

08.11.2017

Increased regional tensions in the Baltic Sea

Common cultural, historical, political and economic ties link the Baltic, the Nordic countries and the other countries around the Baltic Sea together. The Baltic and Nordic countries have enjoyed ongoing cooperation since early 1990s. In 2009, the cooperation took further steps when the Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region, EUSBSR, was adopted. The focus of the strategy is clean and safe shipping, reliable energy markets and better cooperation in fighting cross-border crime. The countries around the Baltic Sea share an interest in the provision of stability, security and welfare in the Baltic Sea region and beyond.

07.11.2017

Gazprom's anti-trust fine owed to Lithuania grows to EUR 42 mln

Gazprom is due to pay almost 6 million euros in interest on a record 36-million-euro fine imposed by Lithuania's competition watchdog, bringing to 42 million euros the total amount of money that the Russian gas giant owes to the country, writes LETA/BNS.

07.11.2017

Estonia to sell renewable energy statistics to Luxembourg for EUR 10.5 mln

Estonian Minister of Economic Affairs and Infrastructure Kadri Simson is planning to sign an agreement, according to which Estonia from 2018 to 2020 will sell renewable energy statistics to Luxembourg for 10.5 million euros, informs LETA/BNS.

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