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Masiulis: Regional cooperation provides additional opportunities to create a liberal and effective regional electricity and gas market
2014 12 09
Masiulis: Regional cooperation provides additional opportunities to create a liberal and effective regional electricity and gas market

Today, on 9 December, Minister of Energy Rokas Masiulis participated at the Energy Council meeting in Brussels. The Minister emphasised that closer regional cooperation would accelerate the creation of a liberal and effective regional electricity and gas market and safeguard...

LNG terminal put into operation
2014 12 03
LNG terminal put into operation

The project of the liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal in Klaipėda has been implemented in time and its cost turned to be lower than planned. Today, 3 December, the official start of the operation of the LNG terminal is announced.

Lithuanian Energy Minister: Klaipėda LNG terminal may supply Ukraine with gas
2014 11 24
Lithuanian Energy Minister: Klaipėda LNG terminal may supply Ukraine with gas

Lithuania is willing to share its experience with Ukraine in seeking energy independence. Lithuania may even supply Ukraine with gas from the LNG terminal in Klaipėda in 2018, as Lithuanian Minister of Energy Rokas Masiulis stated at a meeting of the Council of Presidents of Lithuania and Ukraine. 

Lithuanian Energy Minister meets with U.S. Secretary of Energy
2014 11 22
Lithuanian Energy Minister meets with U.S. Secretary of Energy

At the Atlantic Council Energy and Economic Summit in Istanbul, Turkey, Lithuanian Minister of Energy Rokas Masiulis has met with U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz.

Minister of Energy and United States representative discussed the security of energy supply
2014 10 28
Minister of Energy and United States representative discussed the security of energy supply

Yesterday, on 28 October, the Minister of Energy Rokas Masiulis met with Amos Hochstein, the Acting Special Envoy and Coordinator for International Energy Affairs leading the Bureau of Energy Resources at the U.S. Department of State. During the meeting, the security of energy supply, liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports from the...

The Minister of Energy: Lithuania and its neighbours will finally become independent players in international gas markets
2014 10 27
The Minister of Energy: Lithuania and its neighbours will finally become independent players in international gas markets

On 27 October, the floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) “Independence” sailed into the port of Klaipėda. The Minister of Energy Rokas Masiulis says the LNG terminal will open international gas markets for Lithuania and its neighbours.

Masiulis discussed LNG prospects in the region with the Nordic ministers
2014 10 27
Masiulis discussed LNG prospects in the region with the Nordic ministers

On 27 October, the Minister of Energy Rokas Masiulis had bilateral meetings with the Norwegian Minister of EEA and EU Affairs Vidar Helgesen and the Finnish Minister of Economic Affairs Jan Vapaavuori. The ministers discussed energy policy issues, the progress in the implementation of energy projects as well as the prospects of the development of...

A new Vice-Minister of Energy takes office
2014 10 09
A new Vice-Minister of Energy takes office

On 9 October, Rokas Baliukovas undertook his duties as the Vice-Minister of Energy. Baliukovas previously worked as the Head of the Department of Energy of Vilnius Gediminas Technical University.

Means to ensure EU energy safety discussed at the Informal Energy Council
2014 10 06
Means to ensure EU energy safety discussed at the Informal Energy Council

On 5–6 October, the Minister of Energy Rokas Masiulis attended the Informal Energy Council held in Milan within the framework of the Italian Presidency of the EU. A report of the Presidency on short, medium and long-term measures to strengthen EU energy security as well as the main challenges to the completion of the EU internal energy market were...

New Vice-Minister appointed at the Ministry of Energy
2014 10 02
New Vice-Minister appointed at the Ministry of Energy

On 2 October, Aleksandras Spruogis was newly appointed as the Vice-Minister of Energy. Spruogis held the position of the Vice-Minister of Energy in the team of the former Minister of Energy Jaroslav Neverovič as well.

The Polish and Lithuanian gas transmission system operators submitted applications  for EU support for the project Gas Interconnection Poland-Lithuania
2014 08 21
The Polish and Lithuanian gas transmission system operators submitted applications for EU support for the project Gas Interconnection Poland-Lithuania

On 19 August 2014, the Polish and Lithuanian natural gas transmission systems operators GAZ-SYSTEM S.A. and AB Amber Grid submitted joint applications to the Innovation & Networks Executive Agency  (INEA) for  the co-financing of the project  Gas...

Meetings in Latvia focused on strategic regional energy projects
2014 07 31
Meetings in Latvia focused on strategic regional energy projects

On 31 July, the Minister of Energy Jaroslav Neverovič visited Latvia where he met with the Latvian Minister of Economy Vjačeslavs Dombrovskis and visited Inčukalns underground natural gas storage facility. During the bilateral ministerial meeting, the topics of strategic energy projects, regional electricity and gas market news, progress of the...

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