Structure and contacts

Žygimantas Vaičiūnas


Contacts of Ministry

Gedimino av. 38, LT-01104 Vilnius, Lithuania
Phone: +370 706 6 4715
Fax: +370 706 64820


2017 10 13
Licence obtained to operate the Solid Waste Management and Storage Facility

On October 12, the state enterprise Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant (INPP) obtained a licence of   the State Nuclear Power Safety Inspectorate (VATESI) to operate the Solid Waste Management and Storage Facility (B3/4 project, SWMSF).

2017 10 11
Minister of energy: The EC’s investigation of Gazprom must end with real benefits for Lithuania, not symbolic commitments

Yesterday, Minister of Energy Žygimantas Vaičiūnas met with the European Commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager. They considered issues relating to competition in the energy sector.

2017 09 21
Minister of Energy: Regional decision must be adopted immediately to secure EU funding for the synchronisation of Baltic electricity systems with European networks

On September 19-20, the Lithuanian Minister of Energy Žygimantas Vaičiūnas attended an informal meeting of EU energy ministers in Tallinn. The participants of the meeting discussed the perspectives of the EU internal electric energy market,...

2017 09 21
Vice-minister of energy: Nuclear safety standards should be transparent, responsible and non-selective

The Lithuanian Vice-Minister of Energy Simonas Šatūnas delivered a speech at the 61st General Conference of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in Vienna on September 19. Mr Šatūnas reminded the participants of the conference about the huge responsibility of the countries which have chosen to develop nuclear...