Posts tagged as Lithuanian energy minister

Brussels approves ‘unprecedented’ funding for Baltic energy security

Friday, October 2, 2020

The European Commission has approved “unprecedented” funding for the Baltic states to unplug their power grids from the Moscow-controlled network, Lithuanian Energy Minister Žygimantas Vaičiūnas said on Friday. The Commission has allocated 720 million euros for the second stage of the project that will see the Baltic states synchronise their grids with those of continental Europe. Lithuania will receive 300 million euros for the project. The application filed by the…

Lithuanian energy minister to discuss synchronization progress with Polish government official

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Lithuanian Energy Minister Zygimantas Vaiciunas is meeting with Piotr Naimski, a Polish government official in charge of strategic energy infrastructure, to discuss the progress on the Baltic power grid synchronization project. “The meeting will focus on the progress on the synchronization of the Baltic power grids via Poland and the main tasks for the near future as well as issues regarding the implementation of the submarine Harmony Link between Lithuania and Poland,” Aurelija…