Energy efficiency sector

Energy efficiency is one of the best ways to increase energy supply security and decrease greenhouse gas and other pollutant emissions. It is also the basis for the transition to a resource-efficient economy.

The efficient use of energy resources and energy is one of Lithuania’s key long-term strategic objectives in the energy sector. In the light of Energy efficiency directive 2012/27/EU, Lithuania has to ensure that the cumulative amount of 11.67 TWh of energy will be saved by 2020 and is drafting required documentation to set in place an Energy Efficiency Obligation Scheme or adopt alternative measures, enable and promote faster development of Energy Service Companies and hasten the rate of public and multi-apartment building renovations and modernization of street lightning.