aA
Ignitis Renewables, an international green energy company, has applied to the Estonian Consumer Rights and Technical Regulation Authority to participate in the tenders for a seabed lease in the areas south of the island of Saaremaa, the company said in a statement.
Vėjo jėgainės jūroje
Vėjo jėgainės jūroje
© Scanpix

The company applied in two different areas with a planned capacity of 1 GW each.

If the auctions are announced and the contracts are awarded, the construction of the new offshore wind farms are expected to start by 2030, and the operational life of the turbines will be 30-40 years.

Ignitis Renewables, a subsidiary of Ignitis Group, is a green energy company operating in the Baltic States and Poland. It is responsible for developing onshore and offshore wind, solar energy, biomass, and waste-to-energy projects. The company develops new projects in pursuit of Ignitis Group’s strategic goal to reach 4 GW installed Green Generation capacity by 2030.

Elta EN
It is forbidden to copy the text of this publication without a written permission from ELTA.

Parliament speaker: Lithuania lagged behind other countries in liberalisation of electricity supply market

Parliament Speaker Viktorija Čmilytė-Nielsen believes that the prolonged process of liberalisation...

Statistics of Lithuanian Airports: aviation flows have almost reached pre-pandemic results

In July this year, Lithuanian Airports almost reached the pre-pandemic total monthly passenger flow...

Lithuanian Railways confirms that Russia has already reached some transit quotas

According to Lithuanian Railways (LTG), Russia has already reached some quotas in transit of certain...

Foreign Minister doubts business could be obliged to cut ties with Russia

MP Raimundas Lopata recently proposed adopting a law that would oblige Lithuanian companies to...

Adviser: 3rd electricity market liberalization stage should be postponed

The process of electricity market liberalization in Lithuania is failing, therefore, its third stage...

Top news

President strips Drobiazko and Vanagas of state awards

President Gitanas Nauseda on Wednesday removed ice dancers Margarita Drobiazko and Povilas Vanagas...

Lansbergis: Amnesty International report about Ukraine’s Armed Forces is disgraceful – formi

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Gabrielius Landsbergis describes Amnesty International’s...

Lithuanian Railways confirms that Russia has already reached some transit quotas

According to Lithuanian Railways (LTG), Russia has already reached some quotas in transit of certain...

Beijing criticizes Lithuanian officials for visiting Taiwan calls to avoid such trips

Qu Baihua, China's acting chargé d'affaires in Lithuania, has warned that any visit to Taiwan by...

EU ban on Russian coal comes into force Lithuania transit allowed

A ban on the transit of Russian coal and solid fuel through the EU comes into force on Wednesday as...