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The main conditions of the Concession Agreement of Visaginas NPP have been confirmed
2011 12 23
The main conditions of the Concession Agreement of Visaginas NPP have been confirmed

Today the Agreement on the main conditions of the Concession Agreement of Visaginas nuclear power plant (NPP) has been signed in the Government. The Agreement has been signed by Žygimantas Vaičiūnas, the Head of Concession Tender Commission and the Vice-minister of Energy, and Masaharu Hanyu, the Vice-president of Strategic investor...

The Ministry of Energy: the preparation works for the Concession agreement of Visaginas nuclear power plant is concluded
2011 12 21
The Ministry of Energy: the preparation works for the Concession agreement of Visaginas nuclear power plant is concluded

Works, needed for preparation of the Concession agreement between the Ministry of Energy and the strategic investor into the Visaginas (NPP) "Hitachi“, were concluded successfully. The engineering preparation works were started in July and the specialists of „Hitachi“ and...

VNPP: Intensive preparation for design phase
2011 12 09
VNPP: Intensive preparation for design phase

On the 9th of December, Visagino atominė elektrinė, UAB (VAE) have signed the contract with the world’s leader in nuclear industry “Exelon Nuclear Partners, LLC” (ENP). The Company was selected by VAE together with all the regional partners of Visaginas Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) project Estonian, Latvian and Polish energy companies. ENP...

Another important legal step in Visaginas NPP Project has been accomplished
2011 11 30
Another important legal step in Visaginas NPP Project has been accomplished

On 29th of September, Lithuania and Japan has exchanged the diplomatic notes which determine the conditions for nuclear technology transfer.

Klaipėdos Nafta and ORLEN Lietuva signed a new contract
2011 11 17
Klaipėdos Nafta and ORLEN Lietuva signed a new contract

ORLEN Lietuva and the state-owned Klaipėdos Nafta have signed a new agreement for transshipment of petroleum products. The new contract is based on optimal assessment of mutual needs and will be effective until the end of 2024.

Energy security – common theme for Lithuania and Israel
2011 11 16
Energy security – common theme for Lithuania and Israel

Minister of Energy of the Republic of Lithuania Arvydas Sekmokas with Lithuanian business delegation is currently visiting Israel. Yesterday Mr. Sekmokas had a meeting with Israeli Minister of Industry ,Trade and Labor Shalom Simhon. This was the second meeting of ministers over the past two months – in September, Mr. Sh. Simhon with his delegation...

Focus of lithuanian energy specialists – on Israeli technology
2011 11 15
Focus of lithuanian energy specialists – on Israeli technology

The Minister of Energy of the Republic of Lithuania Arvydas Sekmokas started his three-day long visit to Israel together with lithuanian business delegation – Dalius Misiūnas (Director General, „Lithuanian Energy“, SC), Daiva Urbonavičienė (Director „Technologic Innovation Center“), Dalius Aleksandravičius (Director for strategy...

Lithuania has made an important step in the implementation of the EU Third Package
2011 10 28
Lithuania has made an important step in the implementation of the EU Third Package

The Government approved the implementation plan on separation of operation and control of natural gas companies non-compliant with the Law on Natural Gas whereby AB Lietuvos Dujos must complete the separation of its operational activities (transportation, distribution and supply) by 31 October 2014.

Visaginas NPP Project is submitted to European Commission
2011 10 11
Visaginas NPP Project is submitted to European Commission

Yesterday, during the Energy conference in Krakow, the Minister of Energy of the Republic of Lithuania A. Sekmokas, submitted information on Visaginas Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) Project to Gunther Oettinger, Commissioner for Energy.

Foreign companies are interested in Lithuania's strategic energy projects implementation
2011 09 16
Foreign companies are interested in Lithuania's strategic energy projects implementation

Yesterday, September 15th, delegation of one of the biggest chineese engineering and construction companies CPECC North China Power Engineering Co., Ltd. visited Ministry of Energy. The delegation was led by companies Chairman of the Board Liu Chaoan.

2011 09 15
Regional partners continue to increase resources dedicated to the project

The Minister of Energy Arvydas Sekmokas regrets, that misleading interpretation of his  words about the participation of regional partners in the Visaginas NPP project has occured today.

Phone and fax numbers of Energy ministry have changed since september  1st
2011 09 01
Phone and fax numbers of Energy ministry have changed since september 1st

Old contacts of ministry personnel are no longer valid since September 1 st. New phone numbers of Ministry management and emploees can be found at this site section „Contacts“.

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