Posts tagged as natural gas

Lithuania’s LET to supply gas to Riga from various sources

Saturday, March 23, 2019

A new liquefied natural gas (LNG) shipment arriving in Klaipeda next week is meant for all customers of Lietuvos Energijos Tiekimas (Lithuanian Energy Supply, or LET), including the Latvian capital’s heat supplier Rigas Siltums. LET said in early March it would supply gas to Rigas Siltums for the whole month. LET CEO Mantas Mikalajunas says the Latvian company is being supplied with gas from all available sources. “We are not providing commercial…

Recent changes shake up Lithuania’s gas market

Friday, March 15, 2019

After the obligation for regulated energy producers to buy gas from Litgas was lifted early this year, around 3 TWh of gas will enter the free market over the next year, increasing the gas market and exchange’s liquidity, Lithuanian natural gas transmission system operator Amber Grid says LETA. Giedre Kurme, CEO at GET Baltic, the Baltic natural gas exchange, says such changes have led to positive results. “The number of active exchange participants…

Installation of Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline starts in Gulf of Finland

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Solitaire, the pipelay vessel of Swiss company Allseas, started installing the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline in the Gulf of Finland on Wednesday. Solitaire has a length of 300 meters and a width of 41 meters and the vessel will lay the pipeline around the clock seven days a week, the company said. Altogether 420 employees can live aboard the vessel. The 12-meter-long and 24-ton pipes of the gas pipeline…