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Orlen Lietuva and Belarusian cargo contribute to growth of Klaipedos Nafta's transshipment in February06.03.2015
In February 2015, Lithuania's Klaipedos Nafta reloaded 515,000 tons of petroleum products into its storage tanks of oil terminal and Subacius fuel base (SFB), i.e. by 18.9% more compared to February 2014, when 433,000 tons were reloaded, informs LETA/ELTA.
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Lithuanian and Estonian companies have also submitted their proposals regarding natural gas infrastructure regulations in Latvia, as the Public Utilities Commission informed LETA.
The sales of fuel sellers in Estonia fell in January 2015 as compared to the same period last year as much as by a quarter, LETA/Postimees Online cites Statistics Estonia data.
Annual greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in Lithuania amount to 4-5 tons per capita and are among the lowest in the European Union (EU), the European Environment Agency (EEA) said in a report The European Environment – State and Outlook 2015, informs LETA/ELTA.
Latvian Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma (Unity) told members of the press today that the gas market liberalization process will be carried out in strict accordance with the law, informs LETA.
Lithuania's Energy Minister Rokas Masiulis, who returned from his visit to the United States, says the Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Terminal as well as Lithuania's strong stance on energy security has opened many doors. In the US Lithuania is seen as a country that can implement large energy projects and enhance its own as well as regional energy security, informs LETA/ELTA.
State-owned energy company group Lietuvos Energija (Lithuanian Energy) intends to merge electricity and gas distribution network operators AB LESTO and AB Lietuvos Dujos (Lithuanian Gas), reports LETA/ELTA.
On March 3rd 2015, the government approved the motion to break up the Latvian gas supply company Latvijas Gaze, informs LETA.
Breaking up Latvijas Gaze should not be done in a hurry, believes Juris Savickis, the head of Itera Latvija, a co-owner of Latvijas Gaze, informs LETA.
Lithuania's Environment Minister Kestutis Treciokas does not think that the country should speed up the international shale gas exploration tender, reports LETA/ELTA.
The Riga customer service center of the Road Traffic Safety Directorate on Bauskas Street 86 is now fitted with an electric mobile charging station, the directorate informed LETA.
The natural gas supply and trading company LITGAS, part of the Lithuanian state controlled Lietuvos Energija energy company group, on 27 February signed a master trade agreement to enable purchases of LNG from Cheniere Marketing, a subsidiary of Cheniere Energy, informed BC Litgas press service.
On 28 February, Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite during her working visit to Chile met with Chilean President Michelle Bachelet. The meeting focused on economic and cultural cooperation between Lithuania and Chile, bilateral relations, and collaboration in international organizations, reports BC Lithuania's presidential press service.
In 2014, joint-stock power supply company Latvenergo saw profits drop by 35.6%, informs LETA.
Natural gas supply and trading company LITGAS has established ties with the United States companies. In Houston LITGAS signed a memorandum of understanding with Delfin LNG LLC, which will implement the first offshore floating liquefaction project in the US, informs LETA/ELTA.