Third Energy Package

Ukraine’s indispensable economic reforms
2016 m. gegužės 7 d. 07:31
Economic reform is central for today’s Ukraine . The capacity of the Ukrainian nation—leadership and population together—to deliver a modern and efficient...
Can Nord Stream 2 be stopped?
2016 m. balandžio 27 d. 07:30
Nord Stream 2 , the controversial Russian-German pipeline project, is generating fierce opposition in Central and Eastern Europe as well as from the European...
Russian investment in Lithuania ‘drops dramatically’
2016 m. vasario 19 d. 12:57
The total amount of Russian investment in Lithuania is now four times below the level it...
Lithuania's energy accomplishments in 2015
2015 m. gruodžio 29 d. 09:22
2015 was an intense year full of changes in Lithuania's energy sector. The Ministry of...
Nord Stream 2 should not go ahead, President Grybauskaitė says  (1)
2015 m. gruodžio 17 d. 14:38
The planned Nord Stream 2 pipeline between Russia and Germany under the Baltic Sea...
Lithuanian MEP appeals to EC saying Nord Stream 2 violates EU law
2015 m. spalio 8 d. 12:32
On Thursday, MEP Gabrielius Landsbergis addressed Maroš Šefčovič, Vice President of the European Commission in charge of the Energy Union , and Margrethe...
Latvia would buy gas from Lithuania at competitive price
2015 m. rugpjūčio 27 d. 13:35
Latvia would purchase gas from the Klaipėda liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal if prices were competitive, the neighbouring country's economy minister said on 27...
Stockholm arbitration court to start hearing dispute between Lithuania and Gazprom next week
2015 m. birželio 24 d. 10:30
A Stockholm arbitration court will next week start hearing the Lithuanian government's...
Latvia would like to have common LNG terminal project in Baltic region
2015 m. gegužės 8 d. 15:46
Rolands Irklis, Board Member of the Public Utilities Commission of Latvia , who will be...
Energy union, the EU's next revolution
2015 m. balandžio 27 d. 08:36
Big changes often seem to move forward painfully slowly, while the most sweeping of them get...
EU antitrust chief: Gazprom’s case is not political
2015 m. balandžio 22 d. 15:19
The case against alleged abuse of dominance by Russia ’s gas giant Gazprom is not political, the European Union ’s Commissioner for Competition Policy has said.
Gazprom says arbitration case against Lithuania lost its relevance
2015 m. balandžio 4 d. 15:51
Russia 's gas giant Gazprom says that an arbitration suit it filed against Lithuania lost its relevance after it sold its stakes in Lietuvos Dujos (Lithuanian...
Gazprom withdraws claim against Lithuania
2015 m. balandžio 2 d. 17:47
Gazprom has withdrawn its claim against Lithuania over the implementation of the European...
Lithuania to earmark additional EUR 3.1m for litigation with Gazprom
2015 m. balandžio 1 d. 08:35
The Lithuanian government plans to earmark additional 3.14 million euros for litigation...
Opinion: Putin's party paid for by oil money (I)  (2)
2015 m. kovo 31 d. 14:32
On 26 March, fifteen years ago, Vladimir Putin was elected the president of Russia . The...
"Riga Process" moves ahead towards creating EU Energy Union
2015 m. vasario 8 d. 16:18
Lithuania's Minister of Energy Rokas Masiulis paid a visit to Riga to take part in a conference on the creation of the European Energy Union . Latvia is currently...
Lithuanian PM urges Latvia to liberalize its gas market
2015 m. vasario 6 d. 17:17
Lithuanian Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius on Friday reiterated his call on Latvia to implement the EU's third energy package and liberalize its gas market.
Baltic ministers sign Declaration on Energy Security of Supply
2015 m. sausio 14 d. 16:33
On January 14, in Riga, the ministers responsible for energy policy in the three Baltic...
Europe and Russia after South Stream
2014 m. gruodžio 20 d. 12:13
The crisis in Ukraine, and in particular Russia 's recent cancellation of the South Stream...
Lithuania’s energy minister concerned about gas market liberalization in Latvia  (2)
2014 m. gruodžio 3 d. 16:50
Lithuania is already in a position to supply gas to Latvia and Estonia, however,...
Ball in Latvia's court after Lithuania's LNG terminal officially launched operations  (2)
2014 m. gruodžio 3 d. 12:28
Lithuania's 500-million-litas (EUR 145m) liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility, which is the country's first alternative to Russian gas supplies and which the...
Minister of Energy offers Ukraine help in building LNG terminal  (1)
2014 m. lapkričio 24 d. 16:07
Lithuanian Energy Minister Rokas Masiulis has offered to supply natural gas to Ukraine and to help the country in building a liquefied natural gas ( LNG ) terminal.
Opinion: Lithuania has become EU’s pupil star in energy policy, but…
2014 m. lapkričio 11 d. 11:59
With the launch of “Independence”, Lithuania’s long-and-hard-fought striving for...
Lithuania still undecided on building gas storage facility  (1)
2014 m. lapkričio 5 d. 17:00
Lithuania would only build an underground natural gas storage facility in Syderiai,...
Opinion: Baltic states’ gas supply independence – a few more years to wait  (1)
2014 m. lapkričio 4 d. 08:44
“Thank you for ‘Independence’, Lithuania”, said Latvian Prime Minister Laimdota...
Opinion: Lithuania is high on savouring energy news tidbits  (1)
2014 m. spalio 31 d. 19:00
There has been such a big stream of great news in Lithuania’s energy sector lately that it can make one dizzy.
Lithuania successfully coped with EU's third energy package, experts say
2014 m. spalio 31 d. 17:09
Experts say that Lithuania has successfully coped with the implementation of the EU's Third Energy Package , which demands for separating gas transmission,...
Opinion: Common security challenges and risks in the EU-Ukraine relations
2014 m. rugsėjo 30 d. 10:43
Starting from the beginning of 2014, both the EU and Ukraine have been facing many common...
Stockholm arbitration to hear Lithuania's claim against Gazprom next year
2014 m. rugsėjo 25 d. 15:26
Stockholm arbitration court will hear the Lithuanian government's multi-billion-litas suit...
Edward Lucas: Russia is winning  (17)
2014 m. rugsėjo 4 d. 12:51
I have been dealing with European security for more than thirty years, as an activist during...